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

The Jessie Bonnie Monroe Fashion Illustration Collection includes sketches and newspaper clippings of fashion in the early twentieth century.
This collection includes sculptures created by Joesph Scala, who was an artist, professor emeritus of Syracuse University, and former director of Stone Quarry Art Park in Cazenovia, NY.
Photographs and documents relating to The Junior League of Buffalo, a volunteer organization known for its community work in the Western New York region.