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November 15, 2021

New Podcast Available Now: Historical Markers

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A New York Minute in History

This article originally appeared on the WAMC Podcasts website.

On this episode, Devin and Lauren tackle all of New York's historical markers at once — sort of. Devin and Lauren discuss how the state's historical marker program got started, what happened to it, and how communities can apply for a marker today. As an added bonus, Devin and Lauren speak with Susan Hughes of the William G. Pomeroy Foundation about the foundation's new "Hungry for History" grant program — and they also speak with Bill Pomeroy himself, about his interest in history and some of his favorite markers. Read more...