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

The collection includes records documenting the people, places, and events of the Village of Voorheesville and to a lesser extent the Town of New Scotland.
This collection contains postcards and images relating to Haverstraw, New York.
The Skaneateles Photograph Collection documents various areas within and around Skaneateles Village and Town through photographs, stereographs, and photographic postcards.
This collection includes historic photos of Kent farmlands, local residents, and the Ludington family.
Photographs and ephemera either donated or lent to the Nyack Library by Winston C. Perry, Jr. This includes images of local landscapes, architecture, people, and events.