Holidays Meet History at the Schoolcraft House

The Enterprise –– Michael Koff

By the light of Gothic windows, Guilderland Town Supervisor Kenneth Runion, center, talks with Jack McEneny, rightt, as a woman listens beside the Christmas tree inside the Schoolcraft House during a holiday party Sunday afternoon. John Schoolcraft’s mansion, purchased by the town, is in the process of being restored.

The Enterprise –– Michael Koff

Restoring history: A period photograph of the Schoolcraft House on Western Avenue in Guilderland rests against a fireplace with a newly refurbished mantelpiece inside the Gothic mansion. Visitors at a holiday party on Sunday saw some of the improvements to the soon-to-be cultural center.