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

This collection contains images of Lake George, New York.
Allan Herschell Company catalogs from the 20th century depicting amusement rides and devices.
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.
This collection contains digitized versions of the College's 16mm Film Collection which includes films of early College activities and a variety of other subjects such as a family vacation, product demonstrations, and maple syrup operations as well as footage of the 1910 fires at Paul Smith's Hotel and Branch and Callanan building Saranac Lake, New York.