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

This collection contains numerous photographic portraits of various members of the Edmonds family.
Items from the papers of historian Elsie Gutchess, including primary and secondary materials relating to the history of women in the United States.
This collection contains yearbooks from SUNY ESF's main campus, dating from 1915 to present.
The Erieville-Nelson Historic collections contains photographs that share the history of the Erieville and Nelson areas.
The Ernie Simon Collection includes his personal collection of “Port Remembered” photographs.