Category Archives: History

“Columbia County Portraits” Part 2 of an Illustrated Lecture by Art Historian & Appraiser, Gayle Skluzacek, Feb 9

This is the 2nd of a two part lecture series, and will explore Columbia County portraiture, focusing on paintings from the Permanent Collection of the Columbia County Historical Society. Continue reading

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FREE Lecture: “Oil Tank Safety in Historic Properties”, Jan 26

The Columbia County Historical Society, and Historic Committee for the Town of Kinderhook is holding a free lecture on Oil Tank Safety in Historic Properties. Continue reading

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Hillsdale Historian Chris Atkins “The Original Route of the Columbia Turnpike” at Roeliff Jansen Library, Jan 19

Santa Claus is coming to the Roeliff Jansen Commuity Library on Sunday. Continue reading

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Guided Tours of The Thomas Cole National Historic Site

Guided Tours Of The Main House and Old Studio are taking place from January through April (2019). Continue reading

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“Early American Portraits” An Illustrated Lecture by Art Historian & Appraiser, Gayle Skluzacek, Jan 19

Part one of two lectures on New York Portraits, this lecture will explore Early American portraiture, focusing on the East Coast. Continue reading

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