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

Selected images from the Memorial Art Gallery’s history, including construction views and portraits of prominent people associated with the Gallery.
Heart's Delight Farm in Chazy, New York was a state-of-the-art farm in the early 20th century. This collection includes blueprints and maps depicting the farm and its buildings.
Photographs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings relating to the early campuses of the Syracuse University College of Medicine in Syracuse, New York in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Historic postcards, genealogical records, and documents relating to mountain top communities in the Catskill region.