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

A collection of early 20th century photographs depicting Jesswin Camp on Fourth Lake in the Adirondacks.
Postcards of John Burroughs and his home in West Park, NY.
A collection of photographs depicting Adirondack "stickman" and carpenter John H. Champney in the late 19th and early 20th century.
A collection of photographs, pamphlets, letters, and other materials highlighting 20th century citizen political activism, grassroots conservation, daily life, and outdoor recreation in the Adirondacks in New York State.
This collection contains photographs and scrapbooks from Justus F. Mueller that relate to his research and career as a Professor of Microbiology at Syracuse University and SUNY.