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

Three 19th century diaries of James E. Horton, resident of Newburgh, NY.
This collection contains design drawings produced byJohn B. Jervis (1795-1885), America's leading consulting engineer of the antebellum era (1820 - 1860).
This collection contains materials from the papers of sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, 1800-1933.
Julia Lawrence Hasbrouck's diaries (1838-1841), and portraits of the Hasbrouck and Lawrence families.