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

The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.
The Ernie Simon Collection includes his personal collection of “Port Remembered” photographs.
Archival materials relating to the history and community of Skaneateles, New York primarily in the late 19th and early 20th century.
This collection includes correspondence, an autograph book, legal documents and photographs from the Westinghouse Family from 1833-1913.