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

Corning Community College owns an autograph collection of over 100 noted statesmen, presidents, Revolutionary War heroes and authors including Henry Clay, Jules Verne, Theodore Roosevelt to name a few.
Photographs taken at Camp Syracuse, a World War I training and recruitment center.
Watercolor paintings, photographs, and engravings from the collection of Thomas R. Bayles.