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

Black and white photographs taken in Bellmore, NY.
The Erieville-Nelson Historic collections contains photographs that share the history of the Erieville and Nelson areas.
The Port Washington Library History Collection contains images from the planning and construction of the library in the mid-1960s to life and library activities that have taken place since that time.
The West Hempstead Local History collection contains photographs pertaining to the history of the West Hempstead area.