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

This collection contains images of Lake George, New York.
Class pictures from St. Stephen's and Bard College.
Historical documents, images, and artifacts relating to the Chester, New York community.
This collection consists of scanned images and documents related to the courthouses of Rochester, New York.
Niagara Falls has a history of enticing people to dare the rapids. These daredevils have crossed the Falls over tightropes, barrels, boats, and other contraptions. The Daredevils of Niagara collection includes photographs, advertisements, articles, and other documents about the people who performed these stunts.