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

This collection contains photographs sharing the history of the College of Saint Rose, including its students and faculty.
The Crouse Hospital History collection contains black & white and colored photographs of Crouse Hospital and the staff and students who resided there from the late nineteenth through twentieth centuries.
A collection of images depicting the Rochester Dental Dispensary and School for Dental Hygienists in the early and mid-20th century.
The Lenox Memorial Hospital Collection contains documents and newspaper clippings about the hospital that served the area in the early to mid-twentieth century.