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

The Rochester General Hospital School of Nursing was one of the earliest nursing schools in the United States. This collection includes class photographs and portraits of the graduates, spanning the School’s inception in the late-19th century  through its closure in the mid-20th century.
This collection includes city directories from Rochester, NY, with information about the people and businesses within the city. Includes three maps of the city of Rochester.
This collection contains photographs of different schools and classrooms located in the Rockville area.
This collection contains photographs and documents sharing the history of Rockville.
Oral histories from employees, friends, and associates of the Roosevelt and Vanderbilt families.