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

Historical documents, images, and artifacts relating to the Chester, New York community.
Images, documents, and ephemera relating to the formation and development of Pearl River, New York.
This collection contains photographs of residential areas of Albany, New York.
This collection contains photographs and documents relating to noted Buffalo citizen Thomas B. Lockwood and the University at Buffalo Library dedicated to him.
This collection contains a sampling of historic black and white photographs of Albany, New York.