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

Photographs, letters, artwork, textiles and other possessions belonging to the Hasbrouck family.
Images of New Paltz residents, events, and landmarks.
A collection of photographs examining life in New Rochelle, NY and documenting its development to a premier suburban community.
Photographs and documents from the mid-1800s to early-1900s, relating to African American life and history in Central New York.
Photographs from the Hofstra estate in Hempstead, New York.