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

This collection contains documents and images of sheet music that was played during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Two scrapbooks compiled by Anne Maycock Hopkins, wife of Dr. Horace G. Hopkins, physician at former Willard Asylum and Willard State Hospital from 1874-1894.
Photographs and documents relating to women’s suffrage. The items in this collection are from or connected to Seneca Falls, New York.
Drawings, woodcuts, ceramics and photographs, largely created at the Byrdcliffe Art Colony in Woodstock, NY.
The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.