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

This collection contains artifacts relating to the history of the Dudley Observatory.
This is a collection of photographs of Elmira College dating from the founding in 1855 through the mid-Twentieth century.
This collection contains design drawings produced byJohn B. Jervis (1795-1885), America's leading consulting engineer of the antebellum era (1820 - 1860).
This collection contains photographs of residential areas of Albany, New York.
Watercolor paintings, photographs, and engravings from the collection of Thomas R. Bayles.