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

The Emporium Lumber Company was originally formed in 1892 in Pennsylvania and was dissolved in 1950. The success of the company led to expansion in New York State.
Historic photographs and advertisements of Farmingdale, Long Island.
Mid-20th century photographs of Lockport, New York by Edwin Polster.
Archival materials relating to the history and community of Skaneateles, New York primarily in the late 19th and early 20th century.