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

The Green Lakes Collection is mostly comprised of photographs that belonged to Arvin Almquist, who was Superintendent of Green Lakes State Park from 1928 to 1948.
A collection of programs from the Clarkson-Normal Ice Carnival
This collection contains photos and documents related to Troop 1, Frankfort, New York, which was established in 1910.
Yearbooks from Oneida City High School, from 1936 - 2018. Several "Senior Annual" publications are also included.
Photographs displaying the people and community activities of the Syracuse Polish Home in the 20th century.