County Archives Come Out into the Light

(Wampsville, NY) Madison County celebrated its annual Archives Day Oct. 10; the focus this year celebrated Madison County Railroads.

Items on display included railroad bonds, maps, corporations and court cases involving railroads.

Featured speakers included Dick Palmer of Syracuse, who spoke about Frank Cargill (the last station master of the Lehigh Valley Railroad at Cazenovia […]

Archives Day Celebrates Madison County Railroads

(Wampsville, NY – Oct. 2012) On Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Madison County will celebrate Archives Month once again by hosting their annual Archives Day in Building No. 4 (DMV Building), 138 N. Court St., Wampsville.

This year’s event will celebrate Madison County Railroads. Items on display will include railroad bonds, […]

Historic Records Appraisal Class Planned

Pictured is the New Woodstock Regional Historical Society building.

Collector Robert Chevako with one of the hundreds of items included in his “Past Technology” exhibit on display at the New Woodstock Free Library October and November. The exhibit will begin with a reception and commentary on Friday, October 5 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at […]

Appraisal of Historic Records Program Coming to New Woodstock Free Library

(New Woodstock, NY – Sept. 2012) On Wednesday Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the New Woodstock Free Library will host Dr. Suzanne Etherington Regional Archivist for the New York State Archives.

The workshop, entitled “Appraisal of Historic Records,” will introduce techniques to identify records that are necessary for adequate documentation of local […]

Petting Zoo in New Woodstock is Sunday

(New Woodstock, NY – Aug. 2012) On Sunday Aug. 5 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. the New Woodstock Regional Historical Society Depot will be will be hosting a petting zoo. Meet and pet farm animals up close.

The museum and depot will be open as well.

For more information please visit www.newwoodstocknyhistory.com.

Antique Quilt Show this Sunday at the Depot

(New Woodstock, NY – June 2012) On Sunday June 10 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. the New Woodstock Regional Historical Society will hold an antique quilt show.

Many local collectors have loaned the Society their best quilts.

There will be a nice variety of patterns, and quilts that have been locally made.

 

New Woodstock Regional Historical Society to Meet

(New Woodstock, Cazenovia, NY – June 2012) The New Woodstock Regional Historical Society will hold its annual meeting Monday, June 11, at the New Woodstock Federated Church. There will be a covered dish supper (bring a dish to pass and your table settings) at 6 p.m.; the program begin at 7 p.m.

Guest speaker is […]