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

The Buffalo Photograph Collection of lantern slides contains images of cityscapes, street views, events, and architecture in turn-of-the-century Buffalo.
Historical postcards of Chemung County and Elmira, NY.
Historic photographs and advertisements of Farmingdale, Long Island.
Historic postcards from Huntington, NY.
Seneca Ray Stoddard produced many images of the Adirondack area which encouraged tourism and the creation of the Adirondack State Park.