Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

Gar Wood was a successful speedboat racer and business owner. This collection relates to his racing career and his business,GarWood Industries, which specialized in building motorboats.
Items of local historic Interest from the collections of residents and other sources
This collection contains images documenting the inventors and inventions of the GE Research Laboratory from 1900 - 1990.
This collection contains General Electric publicity photographs taken between 1880 - 1970.