Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
The Erie Canal Collection comprises a set of financial documents and cultural materials relevant to the Erie Canal digitized by the American Museum of Finance.
This collection includes one oral history video conducted by students at Central Square High School.
This collection contains the diary and correspondence of Cephas Breed, who graduated from Geneva Medical College in 1850.
The Champlain Canal Collection contains images of the construction of Lock # 2 on the Champlain Canal near Mechanicville, New York.
This collection documents the activities of the CNY Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, including views of the station museum restorations at Martisco and Central Square; the restoration and operation of locomotives and rolling stock; and Chapter-sponsored "Great New York State Model Train Fair."