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

Photographs relating to the history of the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library over the past century.
Postcards related to the 1909 Hudson Fulton Celebration.
The 1913 Watervilet Flood collection is a collection of photos shows the flooding in Watervliet, New York, along some of the main thoroughfares.
This collection of images documents Rochester’s 1964 race riots, offering a vivid and revealing glimpse into Rochester’s, and the nation’s, past.
A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.