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

This collection from the Polish Room at the University at Buffalo contains over 100 digitized pamphlets and printed materials from various Polish American organizations from the Western New York region.
Photographs displaying the people and community activities of the Syracuse Polish Home in the 20th century.
Mid-20th century photographs of Lockport, New York by Edwin Polster.
This collection consists of every issue of the Sandstoner between 1947 and 2016.
Photographs in this collection show the intensive process of the pouring of the disk and include imagery of the special railroad car that carried it across the country.