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

Seneca Ray Stoddard produced many images of the Adirondack area which encouraged tourism and the creation of the Adirondack State Park.
Ted Schuelke was a Liverpool, New York resident and his photograph collection is comprised of pictures taken in the immediate Liverpool area and in the Adirondacks.
This collection contains photographs of homes and streets located in Schenectady, New York area.
Photographs and documents relating to the Syracuse Free Dispensary which operated from 1888-1964.