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.
Historic images of landmarks, buildings, and people in Rockland County.
This collection contains photographs and documents relating to noted Buffalo citizen Thomas B. Lockwood and the University at Buffalo Library dedicated to him.
Historic photographs documenting activities and experiences at Ward Manor.