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

This collection contains photographs of the outside and inside of buildings on the Albany Law School campus.
Materials relating to John and Margaret Bard and Reverend James Starr Clark, which illustrate the beginnings of St. Stephen's College, Trinity Church and School, and Trinity Academy.
Photographs and architectural drawings of the D’Youville College campus throughout its history.
This collection contains photographs sharing the history of Russell Sage College.
Photographs and documents relating to the Syracuse Free Dispensary which operated from 1888-1964.