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

The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.
This collection contains photographs taken during the World War II era of Glens Falls.
This collection contains photographs, documents, and a book sharing the history of the Town of Ballston.
This collection is a collection of World War I-era postcards that were a gift to Union College from William Nelson Potter Dailey, a member of the class of 1884.