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

This collection contains images of identification cards for the 15th New York National Guard, also known as the 369th Regiment, during World War I and World War II eras.
This is a collection of images and media documenting the rich history of radio and television broadcasting in the Albany region.
This collection contains photographs sharing the history of the College of Saint Rose, including its students and faculty.
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.
The Fayetteville Free Library Postcard Collection is a representative sample of postcards, featuring historic images of the Fayetteville village streetscape dating back to the early 19th century.