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

This collection includes postcards of the campus, its vicinity, artifacts, individuals, events, activities, and sites and scenes associated with the College, Schenectady, and surrounding areas.
This collection documents the history of higher education in New Paltz, NY.
The Syracuse Central High School collection contains class photographs and diplomas from the late-19th century to mid-20th century.
Photographs and documents relating to the Syracuse Free Dispensary which operated from 1888-1964.