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Published May 2, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared in a William G. Pomeroy Foundation press release.

The next regional round of the William G. Pomeroy Foundation’s New York State Historic Marker Grant Program is now open. Markers funded through this program commemorate historic people, places,...

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Published May 2, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the National Endowment for the Humanities website.

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced $26.2 million in grants for...

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Published May 2, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the I Love NY website.

We welcome your partnership as we work together to showcase New York's unparalleled history. Currently, we are accepting submissions for year-round Path Through History (PTH) events as well as Path Through History Weekend...

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Published May 2, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society website.

The NYG&B’s...

Paul Supley
Published April 5, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Daily Gazette website.

We would like to express our condolences to Paul Supley's family and friends. He will be greatly missed by the history community.

Paul Supley was always happy to share his love of history with others,...

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Published March 28, 2024 | State History

In celebration of Women’s History Month, this episode tells the story of Grace Leach Hudowalski, the first woman to summit all 46 of the Adirondack High Peaks. Besides being an accomplished mountain climber, Grace was also the first president of the Adirondack 46ers Club as well as its historian...

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Published March 28, 2024 | State History

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

Welcome volunteers! Complete the form below to register as a National Historic Marker Day participant.

Your name, town/city, and state will be featured our acknowledgments webpage. If you are...

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Published March 28, 2024 | State History

This article originally appears on the StoryMakers website.

StoryMakers: Indigenous American 250 Summer Internship will be an unforgettable research experience. 

With multiple research centers and archives that steward collections related to Indigenous...

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Published March 26, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Her March to Democracy podcast website.

Welcome to Her March To Democracy where we're telling stories along the National Votes For Women Trail. The trail chronicles the fight for voting rights for women. If you are a historian, history...

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Published March 21, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the SUNY HistoryLab website.

Call For future SUNY Historians Network Webinar Presenters (all fields, ideas, topics welcome)

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Published March 12, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared in an APHNYS newsletter.

The APHNYS Program Committee is still accepting proposals for our upcoming 2024 Annual Conference being held on Long...

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Published March 12, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared in a Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park newsletter.

The Revolutionary War Conference 250 in the Mohawk Valley

Please Note the Date Change

June 14-16, 2024

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Published March 12, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the National Trust for Historic Preservation website.

Now in its fourth year, American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation are doubling the number of Backing Historic Small Restaurants grant awardees to 50 small or...

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Published March 8, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on The History Press website.

ASSASSINATIONS, IMMIGRATION, PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS AND SUFFRAGISTS

The dramatic events of American history have left an indelible mark on the life and...

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Published February 28, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the Westside News website.

The Greece Historical Society (GHS) sponsored a Cultural Resource Survey of The Architecture of Thomas W. Boyde, Jr., Rochester’s first African American architect. The project was funded by grants from the Rochester...

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Published February 26, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on The Art Newspaper website.

The NYC Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) announced it has awarded $52.2m to more than 1,000 cultural organisations across New...

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Published February 26, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared as a NYC Department of Cultural Affairs press release.

 On Saturday, January 27, NYC Cultural Affairs Commissioner Laurie Cumbo joined Brooklyn Museum leadership, local officials, and museum visitors to officially open the new Toby Devan Lewis...

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Published February 23, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the DHPSNY website.

On February 1, we kicked off our 2024 antiracism Dialogue series with a program to introduce the 250th commemoration field guides from AASLH and APHNYS/Office of the New York State Historian: Building an Inclusive...

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Published February 15, 2024 | State History

This article originally appeared on the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society website.

This year's theme is "Connect at the Crossroads,” and you can attend the two-day conference online or in person at the Erie...

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Published February 8, 2024 | State History

The New Netherland Institute (NNI) seeks a scholar doing graduate work in History, African American Studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, Germanic Literature, or archives management (and allied fields) to identify, research, and...

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