More historic yellowed papers keep finding their way to this historian's desk to keep her busy in the snowless winter we are having.
With the Christmas season and all its tinsel, lights, and greenery upon us, the mail also brings letters sometimes like gifts – like the following letter that this historian hopes will turn into a
Bill Donato has restored the cemetery Bill Bennett uncovered on land he purchased in Dunnsville.
It is interesting to think that, back in time, the town of Guilderland didn't have defined roads. In fact, in 1812, the recently named commissioners of the town highway department were just beginn
A very interesting message from a telephone correspondent near Kiowa, Oklahoma caught this historian's attention this week with a call from that state.
GUILDERLAND — In the beginning days of the town of Guilderland, there was no Medicare or Medicaid for the ill, poor, or elderly. Individuals had to rely on their neighbors or persons cited by the
In dealing with the Schoolhouse Mansion restoration, this historian has learned many new things about that subject and new words concerning it.
GUILDERLAND — The Schoolcraft House is coming into its own! Many residents that attended the Holiday Event at the House in December checked out the restoration of the historic Gothic mansion.
This entry was written 30 years ago in this author's journal of Sept. 6, 1984.
The "Holiday Event" at the Schoolcraft Cultural Center in December was a huge success as almost 200 visitors enjoyed the festive Gothic mansion with the fresh Christmas tree and the Musicians of Ma
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