The State Museum, State Library and State Archives are temporarily Closed.

Erie Canal Book Talk and Signing

12:10-12:40 pm
Huxley Theater
Free

 Everything Worthy of Observation: The 1826 New York State Travel Journal of Alexander Stewart Scott by Paul G. Schneider

Bring your lunch and enjoy a short, informative, entertaining talk on traveling and living in 1826 New York State from Lake Champlain to Albany to Lake Erie and points in between! This talk is presented by the Office of Cultural Education and the New York State Library.

Books may be purchased from the museum shop before and after the talk. Mr. Schneider will be available to sign books after his presentation.

Special note: Alexander Stewart Scott's original travel journal will be on display.