Tag Archives: History

Columbia County Historical Society Lecture, “The Impact of Railroads on the Village of Chatham”, Apr 9

As the Village of Chatham celebrates its 150th birthday this year, the Columbia County Historical Society (CCHS) Volunteers present “The Impact of Railroads on the Village of Chatham,” an illustrated lecture by Chatham Village Historian, Gail Blass Wolczanski on Tuesday. Continue reading

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Hudson Area Library Local History Talk on Seventeenth Century Colonial America

The Hudson Area Library presents the latest in its Local History talks: ‘Colonial New York’ and the World of Jacob Leisler by L. H. Roper. Continue reading

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Claverack Library Author Talk: ‘Hudson Valley Murder & Mayhem’, Mar 16

This Sunday, the Claverack Free Library is hosting an Author Talk: ‘Hudson Valley Murder & Mayhem’. Continue reading

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Columbia County Historical Society Lecture, “Tales of the Majestic Hudson: Rare and Little Known Stories of the Hudson River Valley”, Mar 12

The Columbia County Historical Society presents a Free Lecture – “Tales of the Majestic Hudson: Rare and Little Known Stories of the Hudson River Valley” with U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Master Capt. Stanley Wilcox. Continue reading

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“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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