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

Collection of materials by Blue Point historian Gene Horton.
Wide-ranging collection of General Electric-related audio recordings.
A collection of Civil War-related documents pertaining to local Geneva residents.
Geneva Medical College, a mid-19th century medical college, was the predecessor SUNY Upstate Medical University. The collection contains photographs and documents relating to Geneva Medical College and its alumni.
George and Bob Marshall were the original Adirondack High Peak 46ers, as well as active conservationists. This collection of photographs depicts their time in the Adirondacks with their friends and family in the early 20th century.