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

Historic photographs of the Calderone chain of theaters in Long Island.
Photographic works from notable contemporary and historic photographers, many of whom participated in programs at The Center for Photography.
The Erie Canal Collection comprises a set of financial documents and cultural materials relevant to the Erie Canal digitized by the American Museum of Finance.
A collection of pohotographs of the Clarkson family and their home