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

This is a collection of photographs of Elmira College dating from the founding in 1855 through the mid-Twentieth century.
Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910) was the first woman in the world to graduate from medical school and become a physician. The collection includes images of Dr. Blackwell and her writings dating to the late 19th century
Historical images of early Vassar College including people, buildings and activities.