Tag Archive for: Fulton County Writing Series

The Rice Homestead Mayfield NY

Mayfield Historical Society Announces Spring Clean-Up Day and Meeting

On Saturday, June 15, 2024, the Mayfield Historical Society will host a “Treasures in the Trunk Sale” Fundraiser at the Rice Homestead.

Photo: General Electric Company, Schenectady Works.

May 2, 1906: Another Big Plant

The General Electric Company announced yesterday the awarding of contracts for the erection of another mammoth shop in Schenectady.

The Rice Homestead Mayfield NY

Mayfield Historical Society Treasures in the Trunk Event with 41st Annual Strawberry Festival

On Saturday, June 15, 2024, the Mayfield Historical Society will host a “Treasures in the Trunk Sale” Fundraiser at the Rice Homestead.

Brushing Up on Local History in Gloversville

Gloversville will be participating in the National Historic Marker Day by cleaning Downtown historic markers on Friday, April 26, at 11 a.m.

San Francisco Earthquake of 1906: Ruins in vicinity of Post and Grant Avenue. Looking northeast.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake reported in Johnstown, April 18, 1906

The Johnstown Daily Republican reports on the San Francisco, Cal., April 18, 1906, earthquake that has dealt the city a staggering blow.

2024 CAROGA LAKE MUSIC FESTIVAL PROGRAMMING

The 13th Annual Caroga Lake Music Festival will welcome over 150 world-class artists to the Southern Adirondacks for a spectacular season!

Mayfield Welcomes New Historian with Meet and Greet Event

On January 17th Eric Close became the new official Mayfield Historian replacing dedicated historian, Sandy Town, who had held the position for several years.

April 1: All Fools’ Day

Read about, April, 1, All Fools’ day, in the Mohawk Valley as reported in NYS historic newspapers in Herkimer and Fulton Counties.

Design 942, by Glenh L. Saxton, Architect, Minneapolis, Minn.

Mohawk Valley history: March 18, 1911

Hints for prospective house builders in Johnstown, NY, with Design 942, by Glenn L. Saxton, Architect, Minneapolis, Minn.

Kingsborough Elementary that opened its doors as the Fulton County Historical Society Museum in 1973.

Mohawk Valley history: March 16, 1892

Wife of Founder of Leland Stanford University Gave Two a Luxuriously Furnished House For a Year. Her Kindness to an Old Priest. Italian Admirer’s Tribute.