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

Primary sources relating to the historical significance of Otsego Lake in Cooperstown, NY.
Mid-20th century photographs of Lockport, New York by Edwin Polster.
The Saranac Inn was a popular Adirondack resort on Upper Saranac Lake during the late 19th through mid-20th century. This collection features photographs of the Inn, its buildings, rooms, and grounds.
The State Reservation at Niagara is the oldest state park in the United States, officially established in 1885. The collection includes photographs, advertisements, blueprints, maps, letters, and other documents relating to the development and use of the Park.
This collection consists of images of businesses and industries located in and around Watervliet, N.Y. in the early 1900's.