Historian Notes

Now regarded as one the most iconic cultural expressions of American society, the Woodstock festival of 1969 served to encapsulate the spirit of the 1960s counterculture movement. Despite Woodstock’s continued popularity 50 years after it was first held, the complexities that led to its creation...

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New York History Journal

Submissions are currently being accepted for the next issue of New York HIstory as the New York State Museum, in partnership with Cornell University Press, will continue the publication of the century-old journal.

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Podcast: A New York Minute In History

This new podcast series provides a rich audio experience that explores the story of New York State and the unique tales of New Yorkers. 

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