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

This collection contains photographs from 1875 to 1935 and shows how the village of Ilion looked before, during, and after the building boom that occurred in the late 1800s to early 1900s.
Kingston buildings, city life, and street scenes photographed in the 1880-1920’s.
This collection consists of letters and marginalia of Samuel Clemens, artifacts associated with him and photos having to do with Clemens' time in Elmira and the family and friends that comprised his circle.
Photographs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings relating to the early campuses of the Syracuse University College of Medicine in Syracuse, New York in the late 19th and early 20th century.
This collection contains historic images, postcards, and documents from across Putnam County.

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