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

Scrapbooks containing photographs, letters, documents, ephemera, and newspaper clippings relating to radio broadcasting and events in Rochester, New York during the 1920s and 1930s.
This collection contains photographs, news articles, and documents related to the Leonard Family of Middleburgh, New York area.
Historical postcards of the Northport-East Northport community.
This collection contains photographs and diaries of the Watson family, who are known for their involvement with the Memorial Art Gallery.