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

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.
This collection consists of historical photos, newspaper articles, postcards, and some personal notes of people, places, sports, and businesses pertaining to the Town of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid as created by Town and Village Historians Mary MacKenzie (1964-2001) and Beverley Reid (2001-present).
This collection contains photographs, news articles, and documents related to the Leonard Family of Middleburgh, New York area.

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