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

This collection contains photographs and contextual information related to families in the upper Hudson Valley and southern Adirondack regions.
The Santa Clara Logging Company, run by President Ferris Meigs, was a leader in timber conservation in the Adirondack region. This collection of photographs depicts the Santa Clara Logging Company and Meigs family.
Collection of portraits, articles, memorabilia, and papers of Frances Folsom Cleveland Preston, with emphasis on her time at Wells College, in the White House, and her time in Aurora, NY as a Wells College trustee and wife of Thomas Preston.