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

Historic photographs and advertisements of Farmingdale, Long Island.
The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.
This collection contains images and documents related to the Fort Plain Street Fair.
This collection consists of pages from the 1895 "souvenir" book called "Sketches" that Estabrook created.
The Wolcott Collection contains photographs taken by Fred Wolcott, who photographed and documented daily life on the Onondaga Nation Territory in the early 1900’s.