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This day in Mohawk Valley history: January 23

This day in Mohawk Valley history from The Gloversville Daily Leader, January 23 1900, Gloversville, Fulton County, New York.

Freemans Journal January 19, 1927, Cooperstown, NY

This day in Mohawk Valley history: January 19

If You Want To Talk By Radio Simply Call Long Distance, Freeman’s Journal, January 19, 1927, Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York.

[Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., half-length portrait, facing front]. Dick DeMarsico, photographer, 1964. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection. Prints & Photographs Division

This day in history: January 15

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., twentieth-century America’s most compelling and effective civil rights leader, was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Four live performances of Charles Dickens' classic “A Christmas Carol”

“A Christmas Carol” Live Performances at The Farmers’ Museum

The Farmers’ Museum announces the return of its annual live performances of Charles Dickens’ beloved classic “A Christmas Carol” on Friday, December 16 (7:00 p.m.), Saturday, December 17 (3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.), and Sunday, December 18 (3:00 p.m.) in the museum’s Louis C. Jones Center. 

Winners of The Farmers’ Museum’s 74th Annual Junior Livestock Show Announced

Top honors at the 74th Annual Junior Livestock Show in Cooperstown went to young handlers from, Herkimer, Otsego and Schoharie counties during the show’s final event on Tuesday, July 12.