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

A collection of mineral samples, artifacts, and photographs relating to the history of mining in Essex County
This collection is an example set of items within the variety of collections at UAlbany University Archives Collections.
This collection contains images of diaries belonging to American men who served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, and World War II.
This collection contains photographs of New Yorkers who played a role in the Civil War.
Buffalo City Directories from the early to late 19th century.