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

This collection contains historic photographs of businesses in Albany, New York.
The Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph collection represents a historical overview of Chittenango Landing and the surrounding areas that had significant importance to the canal boat industry in the middle section of the Erie Canal.
The Westbury Local History collection consists of still image photographs which tell the history of the Westbury area.