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

A collection of photographs relating to the Hamlet of Childwold, New York in the Adirondacks.
A collection of photographs depicting Adirondack "stickman" and carpenter John H. Champney in the late 19th and early 20th century.
This collection consists of historical photos, newspaper articles, postcards, and some personal notes of people, places, sports, and businesses pertaining to the Town of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid as created by Town and Village Historians Mary MacKenzie (1964-2001) and Beverley Reid (2001-present).