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

This collection contains issues of the Cardinal dating between 1914 and 1964. The Cardinal is the annual yearbook of first Plattsburgh Normal School, then SUNY Plattsburgh
This collection contains photographs sharing the history of the College of Saint Rose, including its students and faculty.
Photographs and documents relating to Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt’s visits to Syracuse, New York in the early to mid-20th century.
This collection contains photographs and documents relating to noted Buffalo citizen Thomas B. Lockwood and the University at Buffalo Library dedicated to him.
This collection contains issues of the Tupper Lake High School yearbooks, as well as commencement programs and senior annuals, published between 1917 and 1978.