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

Photographs, posters, and ephemera relating to the earliest establishment of the circus and menageries in America.
Images, documents, and artifacts relating to the people, places, and events of Somers, Westchester County, New York, and adjoining areas.
Photos of Caroline Wright Reis and the Wright Reis homestead as well as ephemera documenting Wright Reis’ daily life.
Photographs and documents relating to the Syracuse Free Dispensary which operated from 1888-1964.