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

The Rochester General Hospital School of Nursing was one of the earliest nursing schools in the United States. This collection includes class photographs and portraits of the graduates, spanning the School’s inception in the late-19th century  through its closure in the mid-20th century.
This collection contains photographs of different schools and classrooms located in the Rockville area.
This collection contains videos and photographs sharing the history and events surrounding the Rockville Centre Public Library.
Kamargo and Carthadian yearbooks for the Black River High School in Black River, NY.
This collection includes postcards of the campus, its vicinity, artifacts, individuals, events, activities, and sites and scenes associated with the College, Schenectady, and surrounding areas.