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

Historical documents, images, and artifacts relating to the Chester, New York community.
Images of New Paltz residents, events, and landmarks.
Historical artifacts including clothing, tools, and medical equipment.
A collection of card index finding aids to the Monroe County Mail Newspaper, Fairport Herald Newspaper, and the Town of Perington, New York records from the 19th century through to the mid-20th century.