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William G. Pomeroy Foundation
Published February 5, 2019 | State History

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation® is pleased to announce the official launch of two new historic marker programs. They are:

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New Netherland Institute Logo
Published February 5, 2019 | State History

The New Netherland Institute (NNI) is now accepting presentation proposals for our 42nd Annual Conference, which will be hosted by the Hudson River Valley Institute at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York on October 5, 2019. The program committee welcomes proposals on any aspect of the...

Published February 1, 2019 | State History

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation has announced a paid historical research internship for currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate degree program students, or those who have earned their degree in the past three months.  Information on the internship can be found below:

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Historical Society of Rockland County
Published January 29, 2019 | State History

29th Preservation Awards-Call for Nominations

The Historical Society of Rockland County is proud to host the annual Rockland County Executive's Historic Preservation Merit Awards, now in their 29th year. These awards, presented during National...

Preservation League of NY Logo
Published January 29, 2019 | State History

Awards to honor projects, organizations, individuals and publications that exemplify excellence in historic preservation.

The Preservation League of New York State is seeking nominations for its 2019 Excellence in Historic Preservation Awards...

Bronx County Historical Society Logo
Published January 29, 2019 | State History

Exhibition at The Museum of Bronx History: A History of the Bronx Latino

Utilizing its photographic and research collections, The Bronx County Historical Society has installed its exhibition, A History of The Bronx Latino, at the Museum of Bronx...

George Washington Symposium Banner for Fort Plain
Published January 29, 2019 | State History

The Fort Plain Museum Presents The First Annual George Washington's Birthday Symposium

Saturday, February 16, 2019
8:15 AM to 3:30 PM
Held at The Fulton-Montgomery...

Ganondagan Logo
Published January 29, 2019 | State History

                                                                                     

Ganondagan Hosts 16th Annual Native American Winter Games, Free to the Public

A variety of traditional indoor

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Onondaga Historical Association logo
Published January 22, 2019 | State History

SYRACUSE, NY (January 18th, 2019)- The Onondaga Historical Association (OHA), Central New York Region History Day facilitators, is accepting projects for the competition on Saturday, March 9th, 2019 at OCM BOCES in Syracuse. 

Students from grades 6th through 12th from Onondaga

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Erie Canalway Logo
Published January 15, 2019 | State History

Festivals and events draw millions of people to canal communities and the Canal System each year for fun, recreation, history, music, local food, and natural beauty. The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, in partnership with NYS Canal Corporation, is offering sponsorships of up to $500...

Published January 15, 2019 | State History
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Recruiting Heritage Ambassadors!

 

Published January 15, 2019 | State History

Association of Suffolk County Historical Societies

The next Newsfeed will be posted during the 1st week of February, 2019.

 

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GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP

January 31, 8:30 to 3:30 pm...

History Sports Flyer
Published January 11, 2019 | State History

SPORTS ARE A VIBRANT PART OF THE HISTORY AND CULTURE OF NEW YORK STATE. New York is home to some of the most famous teams and venues in the nation including Madison Square Garden, the Buffalo Bills, Watkins Glen International and so many more. The New York State Museum has a small collection of...

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Published January 10, 2019 | State History
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Monday's launch of Collections & Community: A Survey for New York State Collecting Institutions marked the start of a multi-year research project conducted by DHPSNY under the leadership of Lead

Published January 2, 2019 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Preservation League of NYS website in January, 2019.

The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) and the Preservation League of New York State are pleased to offer the Preserve New York grant program. Launched in 1993, Preserve New York...

Published December 21, 2018 | State History

This article originally appeared on the National Endowment for the Humanities website in December, 2018.

Preservation Assistance Grants help small and mid-sized institutions—such as libraries, museums, historical societies, archival repositories, cultural organizations, town and...

Published December 14, 2018 | State History

This article originally appeared on the New York Landmarks Conservancy website in December, 2018.

The New York Landmarks Conservancy has been a leader in preserving, restoring, and reusing New York City’s architectural legacy for more than 45 years. The Moses Awards are the...

Published December 14, 2018 | State History

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

The Clinton County Historical Association Museum, 98 Ohio Avenue, will be closed December 19, 20, 21, 27, 28 and January 2. The museum will be open from 10 am to 3 pm December 22, 26 and 29 and...

Published December 7, 2018 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Saving Places website in December, 2018.

Grants from the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund are designed to advance ongoing preservation activities for historic places such as sites,...

Published November 30, 2018 | State History

    This article was written by Bill Jeffway, Executive Director of Dutchess County Historical Society

     The identification of “lost” African American burial grounds is not limited to downtown Manhattan.  In examining a more complete history of the Dutchess County town of...

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