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

Photographs, maps, and postcards documenting the history of Jericho, NY.
A collection of photographs documenting the Jewish community in Buffalo and the Greater Niagara region from the early 20th century to present day.
The John J. Burger Railroad Collection consists of extensive research material related to the Southern New York Electric Railway and other New York State railraods.
A collection of photographs, pamphlets, letters, and other materials highlighting 20th century citizen political activism, grassroots conservation, daily life, and outdoor recreation in the Adirondacks in New York State.