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

The Wing/Roberts collection contains documents, letters, transcripts, photographs and glass plate negatives related to the Wing/Roberts Family of Glens Falls, New York.
Photographs and ephemera either donated or lent to the Nyack Library by Winston C. Perry, Jr. This includes images of local landscapes, architecture, people, and events.
This is a collection of WIVB-TV archival news clips, stories, and programs primarily spanning a period from the mid-1960s through the early 1990s. The collection is drawn from the station’s news film and 3/4 inch videotape archives. The items chronicle three decades of life in the greater Buffalo region selected by the Buffalo Broadcasters Association based on their interest and historical relevance to Western New York and New York State.
This is a collection of WKBW-TV videotape segments highlighting the last 60 years of television news. The segments are primarily economic, political and featured segments produced by the Buffalo New York television station WKBW-TV since 1958. They document the beginning of television broadcasts, as well as world events with a Buffalo connection, the tumultuous 1960s and 70s up to the present day.
The Women of Fayetteville collection comprises images of Fayetteville women and their activities dating back to the 19th century.