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

Litographs and images of Valley Cottage residents, homes, and local landmarks.
This is a collection of photographs of important people, places, and events; as well as documents that were used by the students and faculty in the beginning years of the college when it was a vocational school for educating returning veterans in automotive technology, machine operation and many areas of construction.
This collection contains a sampling of historic black and white photographs of Albany, New York.