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

The Women of Fayetteville collection comprises images of Fayetteville women and their activities dating back to the 19th century.
The Wing/Roberts collection contains documents, letters, transcripts, photographs and glass plate negatives related to the Wing/Roberts Family of Glens Falls, New York.
Photographs and documents relating to women’s suffrage. The items in this collection are from or connected to Seneca Falls, New York.
Images taken by William Seward (Will) Teator (1860-1930), between 1890 and 1910, of Upper Red Hook (N.Y.) scenes, people, family groups, buildings, etc.
Photographs and ephemera either donated or lent to the Nyack Library by Winston C. Perry, Jr. This includes images of local landscapes, architecture, people, and events.