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

Historical artifacts including clothing, tools, and medical equipment.
This collection consists of photographs and memorabilia of the history of East Rockaway.
Presented here are photographs, documents and assorted memorabilia depicting life in Lynbrook and Pearsall’s Corner (its earlier name).
Scrapbook volumes documenting the history of Greenwood Lake.
Historic photos, correspondence, and ephemera detailing FDR and Vincent Astor's friendship.