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

This collection contains materials from the papers of sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, 1800-1933.
Papers relating to Civil War veteran John R. Dixon’s service in the Union Army.
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.
Postcards of street scenes, homes, and churches in Rockland County.
Photographs, color slides, documents and show tickets relating to the creation and design of the Jones Beach State Park complex.