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

Ted Schuelke was a Liverpool, New York resident and his photograph collection is comprised of pictures taken in the immediate Liverpool area and in the Adirondacks.
This collection contains photographs relating to the Donnan Farm area in Galway, New York.
This extensive glass-plate collection contains the work of Franck Taylor Bowers (1875-1932) a Broome County artist and photographer.