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

Verne Morton’s photography concentrated on the day-to-day activities of the residents of Groton and the surrounding area. With his cumbersome glass plate view camera and tripod, Morton took remarkable photographs of farm life, family activities, and children in school and at play.
Items of interest relating to the history of the Village.
Historic photos, correspondence, and ephemera detailing FDR and Vincent Astor's friendship.
Photographs, mementos, yearbooks and scrapbook pages from the VBH School of Nursing.