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

A collection of photographs of the people, towns, and countryside of the southern Genesee Valley region during the late nineteenth to late twentieth centuries.
George and Bob Marshall were the original Adirondack High Peak 46ers, as well as active conservationists. This collection of photographs depicts their time in the Adirondacks with their friends and family in the early 20th century.
This collection contains images of postcards that show the buildings and surrounding area of Greenwich, New York.
This collection contains items that share the history of the Feeder Canal and the people involved.