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

Photographs, postcards, and ephemera relating to the history of Big Flats and Chemung County.
Collection of portraits, articles, memorabilia, and papers of Frances Folsom Cleveland Preston, with emphasis on her time at Wells College, in the White House, and her time in Aurora, NY as a Wells College trustee and wife of Thomas Preston.