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

Mid-century photographs and documents relating to SUNY Upstate Medical University’s School of Nursing.
Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910) was the first woman in the world to graduate from medical school and become a physician. The collection includes images of Dr. Blackwell and her writings dating to the late 19th century
This collection contains yearbooks from Corning Community College from the 1960s and 1970s.
This collection contains photographs, postcards, advertisements, and artifacts pertaining to Adirondack boatbuilder John Henry Rushton.
Historical pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and fliers detailing the early history of Long Island.