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

This collection contains material on the history and development of Schenectady County Community College.
This collection contains photographs of homes and streets located in Schenectady, New York area.
The school letters of Rachel Eltinge, written during her stay at the New Paltz Female Academy.
Ted Schuelke was a Liverpool, New York resident and his photograph collection is comprised of pictures taken in the immediate Liverpool area and in the Adirondacks.