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

Photographs of an African American community in Syracuse, New York that were collected as part of a photo-documentation project.
Black and white photographs taken in Bellmore, NY.
A collection of historical documents, spanning over 100 years (c.1890 to present day) including local fires and community events of Blue Point, NY , and photographs of those who served as members of the fire house.
The Scoutmaster of Troop 73, Howard C. Coughtry, created this collection about the troop's civic and recreational activities.