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

This collection contains images and documents related to the Battenkill River and surrounding area.
Historic glass and film negatives, prints, and postcards documenting life along New York State’s canals, including the Erie Canal, Black River Canal, and Champlain Canal from the collection of Albert Gayer.
This collection contains items that share the history of the Feeder Canal and the people involved.
Historic postcards from Merrick, NY.
Historic postcards related to the canals of New York State and Canada (1902-1948), from the collection of F. Channing Soule, an instrumental figure in establishing the Canal Society of New York State.