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

This collection contains photographs and documents related to the students of Albany Law School.
Documents relating to the Amherst League of Women Voters in the mid to late 20th century.
Photographs relating to the Love Canal environmental tragedy in the late 20th century.
Utica resident Kathleen Oser was involved in many civil rights and women’s rights movements, especially the National Organization for Women (NOW.) The collection contains materials relating to Osner’s involvement in NOW.