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Museum Association of New York Logo
Published November 9, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the MANY website.

MANY is thrilled to announce 27 scholarship opportunities available for museum professionals to attend Find Center: Access, Inclusion, Participation, and Engagement annual conference in Syracuse, NY.

Those...

Saratoga County History Center Logo
Published November 9, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a Saratoga County History Center press release.

The Saratoga County History Center in Ballston Spa announced a $10,000 grant from the New York State Council on the Arts Regrowth and Capacity Grants.  The grant will...

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Published November 7, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the James Madison University website.

The Madison Historical Review (MHR) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting submissions for our Spring 2023 issue. The MHR is a peer-reviewed academic journal at James...

Gotham Center for New York City History
Published November 7, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Gotham Center for New York City History website.

If you teach courses on New York City’s history, or just have a passing interest in its past, you are sure to come across Robert A. Caro’s biography The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the...

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum
Published November 7, 2022 | State History

This article orginally appeared on the National Abolition Hall of Fame & Museum website.

Descendants and sponsors traveled from across New York State, as well as from California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kansas,...

New York State Council for the Social Studies Logo
Published November 7, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the NYSCSS website.

NYSCSS seeks your nomination to recognize exemplary social studies professionals in New York State. Consider nominating a colleague or yourself for any of our awards below....

Chenango County Historical Society
Published November 4, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Chenango County Historical Society website.

The Chenango County Historical Society (CCHS) recently commemorated “National Author’s Day,” celebrating regional writers who contributed to the 10th anniversary issue of the ...

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Published November 4, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a Humanities NY newsletter.

In each of Humanities NY's Reading & Discussion Programs, participants read a series of thematically linked texts over the course of four, five, or six sessions. At each session, participants...

William G. Pomeroy Foundation Logo
Published November 4, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the William G. Pomeroy Foundation website.

The next regional round of the William G. Pomeroy Foundation’s New York State Historic Marker Grant Program is now open. Markers funded through the program commemorate historic people, places, things,...

Wyoming County Suffrage Marker
Published November 2, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Wyoming County Tourism website.

The National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites, in partnership with the William G. Pomeroy Foundation, began a series of roadside markers across the United States to...

William G. Pomeroy Foundation Logo
Published October 27, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the William G. Pomeroy Foundation website.

The Pomeroy Fund for NYS History has awarded 20 history-related organizations across New York State $5,000 each during its fifth grant round to bring back or hire museum educators.

The Pomeroy...

William G. Pomeroy Foundation Logo
Published October 25, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a William G. Pomeroy Foundation press release.

In celebration of the 250th anniversary of the United States, the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and William G. Pomeroy Foundation are proud to announce their...

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Published October 12, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the AASLH website.

The preamble to the United States Constitution, begins with the phrase “We, the People…” This phrase has become synonymous with the definition of an American identity. Despite its inclusive appearance “We, the People” was...

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Published October 12, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a DHPSNY newsletter.

The DHPSNY team is continually evaluating our services to ensure we are meeting the needs of collecting institutions across New York State.

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Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History Logo
Published October 5, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History website.

The Gilder Lehrman Institute's ...

William G. Pomeroy Foundation Logo
Published October 4, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the William G. Pomeroy Foundation website.

 Clarkson University has received a $50,000 grant from the William G. Pomeroy Foundation® to support students majoring in history who pursue service-learning projects to gain professional...

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Published October 3, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the MANY website.

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New York State Council for the Social Studies Logo
Published September 30, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a NYSCSS newsletter.

Submit a proposal for a presentation that focuses on the pivotal role of teaching and learning Social Studies in a changing world.  Be part of one of the best Social Studies professional...

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Published September 30, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the New York State Governor's Office website.

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced a record $150 million in capital funding will be available for arts and culture organizations through the New York State Council on the Arts' Capital Projects...

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Published September 29, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a National Park Service press release.

Saratoga National Historical Park is excited to announce a series 245th Anniversary Commemoration Events scheduled for October 2022.

“We are eager to welcome everyone to Saratoga National...

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