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Civil War Encampment 2018

Civil War reenactors line up to receive their pay

Soldiers line up for their pay at last year's Civil War Reenactment Weekend.  Don't miss St Lawrence County Historical Association's 17th annual Civil War Reenactment, Saturday and Sunday, July 28-29 at Robert Moses State Park in Massena, sponsored by SeaComm Federal Credit Union. More…

Tour Colton and DeKalb in Historical “Talk and Walks”

Colton, early 20th Century

The next two Historic North Country Village Talk and Walks will take place this month in Colton and DeKalb. The Colton Talk and Walk, co-sponsored by the Colton Historical Society, will meet at the Colton Museum, 96 Main Street, Colton, at 10 am on Monday, July 16th, where Mary Jane Watson will give a short talk and then lead the group on a walking tour. They will then return to the museum for a showing of a film about the Floating Islands that once populated Higley Flow. On Saturday, July 21st, the DeKalb Talk and Walk will be led by town historian Bryan Thompson: the audience will meet at 1 pm at the Old DeKalb Methodist Church, 3719 County Route 17, DeKalb Junction , and then take a tour of Old DeKalb. Both programs will be approximately an hour and a half long, and are free and open to the public. No advance registration is required. Pictured is a block on Colton’s Main Street in 1912, courtesy of the SLCHA.

Archives - Recent Acquisitions

The Archives has recently acquired a number of items, including books on ski areas, canoes, Clinton County in the Civil War. See more…

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