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Published September 28, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a WAMC press release.

The award-winning podcast A New York Minute In History has launched its fifth season as it continues to explore the unique tales of New Yorkers throughout American history. This new 12-episode season...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in an Orange County Historian's Office press release.

Orange County Historian Johanna Yaun will host a trip to Belgium and France next year to honor the soldiers who served in the 369th New York Infantry...

NYS History and Education Conference
Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the NYS History and Education Conference website.

The New York State History and Education Conference has five guiding objectives:

  1. Encourage collaboration across the history community (and beyond)
  2. Connect K-12 educators and history
  3. ...
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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a NYSCSS newsletter.

The New York State Council for the Social Studies Annual Conventions will be held at the Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel in 2023 and 2024!...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the DHPSNY website.

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month we are highlighting a project that is successfully preserving the history of the Puerto Rican community and the larger Hispanic community on Long Island. In 2021, the...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in an Oneida County History Center press release.

The Oneida County Historical Hall of Fame has named five individuals to its 2022 inductee class: Community leader and Utica’s first Black dentist Dr. David A. Brown, Congressional Medal...

Paul King Roebling Poster
Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the National Park Service website.

Professor Paul King will provide an in person tour of the Roebling's Historic Delaware Aqueduct.  The tour will provide insights into the early works of John Roebling and their influence on his great long span...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in an Oneida County History Center press release.

The most prominent industry that comes to mind when thinking about the history of manufacturing in Utica is textile manufacturing because many of the mill...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in William G. Pomeroy Foundation newsletter.

In partnership with the Museum Association of New York (MANY), the 5th grant round of the Pomeroy Fund for NYS History will provide a total of $100,000 for salary support/...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the National Park Service website.

The National Park Service is accepting application for the second round of funding for the ...

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Published September 23, 2022 | State History

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

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation® is pleased to announce the newest grant round of its Historic Transportation Canals Marker Grant Program is open. This grant program commemorates the...

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Published September 12, 2022 | State History

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

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is now accepting online applications nationwide for its newly established Hungry for History® grant program, which funds the creation of roadside markers...

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Published September 8, 2022 | State History

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

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is providing a $400,000 grant to the American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) to expand AASLH’s capacity to serve and prepare the public history and...

Matilda Joslyn Gage
Published August 31, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Forbes website.

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Published August 29, 2022 | State History

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

The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is now accepting online applications for its Legends & Lore® Marker Grant Program, which helps communities commemorate their local folklore and legends, and...

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum
Published August 29, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a National Abolition Hall of Fame & Museum press release.

     Stephen Myers will be inducted into the National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum (NAHOF) in Peterboro NY during Induction Weekend October 21 –...

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Published August 26, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared in a Gilder Lehrman Institute newsletter.

The Gilder Lehrman Institute is pleased to offer numerous ...

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Published August 19, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the WAMC website.

WAMC has received a number of honors in the Journalists Association of New York 2022 Broadcast Contest. Awards will be distributed at an October 15 ceremony when first-place winners are announced.

“We are so grateful to...

New York State Parks Recreation and Historic Preservation
Published August 18, 2022 | State History

The NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation serves as the steward of properties across the state that reflect the natural resources and social history of New York State and the nation. All of these properties are the original homeland of many nations who continue to share and...

Institute for Thomas Paine Studies
Published August 17, 2022 | State History

This article originally appeared on the ITPS website.

This month, I interview Dr. Joe Stahlman. Joe is a scholar of Tuscarora descent whose research focuses on culture and history as well as on the ongoing socio-economic and health and wellness issues among Native communities. We...

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