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

This collection contains photographs and drawings from Albany's business and industrial areas.
The Emporium Lumber Company was a logging company located in Conifer, New York in the early 20th century. This collection of photographs relates to their logging and railroad business.
Gar Wood was a successful speedboat racer and business owner. This collection relates to his racing career and his business,GarWood Industries, which specialized in building motorboats.
Historic postcards from Merrick, NY.
The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.