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

The Oral History collection from the New York State Military Museum comprises over 2,100 interviews of veterans and civilians.
Items pertaining to the women's suffrage movement in New York State, 1848-1917.
Materials relating to Thomas Flyer automobiles and the New York to Paris Race in the early 20th century.
Postcards and photographs which depict the town of Newark, New York throughout the 20th century.
This collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to the Newark Public Library throughout the 20th century.

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