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

Photographs and business documents relating to the Waterbury Mill, a felt mill in Oriskany, New York in operation for over a century.
The Lenox Memorial Hospital Collection contains documents and newspaper clippings about the hospital that served the area in the early to mid-twentieth century.
This collection contains materials related to the history of the city and county of Albany and the Upper Hudson Valley from the 17th century to the present.
A collection of photographs showing the construction of various boats being built in Willard Hanmer's boat shop in Saranac Lake, NY.