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

A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.
The Canastota Schools Collection contains school souvenirs, including programs, newsletters and photos of Canastota students in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Historic photographs of towns in Suffolk County, NY.
This collection contains photographs and documents sharing the history of Rockville.
The Women of Fayetteville collection comprises images of Fayetteville women and their activities dating back to the 19th century.