This introductory access page is derived chiefly from modern and community-based historical resources
. In time, it will become a comprehensive exposition on the historians of early Albany.
Because I have been at this too long, on many occasions I have wondered at the paths these individuals have taken to learn what they learned and what they saw as the goals of so much historical detective work. The process of finding, learning, understandings, and then interpreting past truths is what the best of us never forget!
Follow this link to more information on Albany's historians on this website.
Records of the historian's office are archived at the Albany County Hall of Records.
History of the Albany Institute of History and Art