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

A large collection of photographs and postcards showing individuals and places of interest associated with Colton, New York over a roughly 150 year period.
This collection contains images of artifacts and people related to the Dudley Observatory.
One of the nation's first institutes of higher education to accept students with no consideration to race or gender was open from 1849 to 1860.
Documents, maps, images, and ephemera related to the village of Piermont, New York.
Maps, photographs, postcards, and ephemera relating to Saugerties history.