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

The West Hempstead Local History collection contains photographs pertaining to the history of the West Hempstead area.
Historic postcards of Great Neck, NY.
The Erieville-Nelson Historic collections contains photographs that share the history of the Erieville and Nelson areas.
This collection contains photographs of residential areas of Albany, New York.
This collection contains photographs and documents sharing the history of Rockville.