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

These photographs of railways were taken by Phillip Winchester, a division engineer for the New York Central Railroad based in Syracuse.
The Port Washington Main Street Collection brings together photographs, postcards, and other historic materials that reflect the rich past of this community nestled between Manhasset and Hempstead Bays.
The Port Washington Maritime Collection features materials from the Local History Center that relate to the region’s rich maritime history and traditions.
The Proceedings provide a record of land disposed or acquired by the State of New York, including lands for New York’s canal system.