Category Archives: History

Roeliff Jansen Library Program: Sound Explorers, Aug 4

The Roeliff Jansen Commuity Library presents Sound Explorers at Ancram Town Hall.  A fun, educational experience for children of all ages Continue reading

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Claverack Library Presents ‘Marilyn Monroe in Claverack’, Jul 29

In 1954 Marilyn Monroe visited a friend in Claverack to escape New York City and the break-up of her marriage to Joe DiMaggio. She stayed with a friend at a home that has come to be known as “The Marilyn Monroe House”. Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

Have a happy, and safe Independence Day! Continue reading

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An Old-Fashioned Independence Day, Jul 4 2018

Cleremont State Historic Site presents an Old-Fashioned Independence Day celebration. Continue reading

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Columbia County Historical Society Open For the 2018 Season

The Columbia County Historical Society’s 2018 Visitor Season officially opened over the weekend with two new exhibitions at the James Vanderpoel ‘House of History’ showcasing very special New York furniture and New York portraits from the Columbia County Historical Society’s Permanent … Continue reading

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