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

This collection contains General Electric publicity photographs taken between 1880 - 1970.
This collection is comprised of the historical records of the Fonda, Johnstown, and Gloversville Railroad.
Ted Schuelke was a Liverpool, New York resident and his photograph collection is comprised of pictures taken in the immediate Liverpool area and in the Adirondacks.
The Westbury Local History collection consists of still image photographs which tell the history of the Westbury area.
The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.