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

Photographs relating to the history of the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library over the past century.
The Alfred University Postcard Collection is a collection of images (postcards) portrays various scenes and individuals related to the history of Alfred University as well as the town and village of Alfred, New York.
The Green Lakes Collection is mostly comprised of photographs that belonged to Arvin Almquist, who was Superintendent of Green Lakes State Park from 1928 to 1948.
A collection of programs from the Clarkson-Normal Ice Carnival
Photographic postcards documenting the town of DeRuyter and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century.

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