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

This collection features Acorn Stove trade cards from the collection of the Albany County Historical Association. The cards were created after 1850 to advertise Acorn Stoves, which were manufactured by the Albany company, Rathbone and Sard.
Buffalo City Directories from the early to late 19th century.
Photographs taken at Camp Syracuse, a World War I training and recruitment center.
A collection of mineral samples, artifacts, and photographs relating to the history of mining in Essex County
A collection of Oswego City Directories from 1852 to 1929.