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

Photographs relating to the history and development of Geneva, New York in the 19th and 20th centuries.
This collection is comprised of the historical records of the Fonda, Johnstown, and Gloversville Railroad.
This collection includes items belonging to the Reher family as well as artifacts that were recovered during an archeological dig near their building.