Rewind: November 15, 2021 – “New Census Population Figures”

Rewind:  “New Census Population Information” November 15, 2021 NEW WARREN COUNTY POPULATION FIGURES   Figures that were gathered during the 2020 census have started to be released.  This map, created by our friends at Warren County GIS, presents population changes in each of the towns and the City of Glens Falls from the 2010 census…
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Rewind: September 1, 2021 – “Beautiful Horicon: Thoughts from a visit to Bolton Landing”

Rewind:  September 1, 2021 Beautiful Horican:  Thoughts from a visit to Bolton Landing by Dave Waite This account of a visit to Lake George began with lines by poet Richard Hovey: Again among the hills! The shaggy hills! The clear arousing air comes like a call Of bugle notes across the pines, and thrills My…
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Rewind: April 1, 2021 – “History Breathes Here”

We were visiting the Lake George Travel Guide, “The Original Vacation Is Calling!,” that the Warren County Tourism Department put out for visitors to  the area for the 2020-2021 travel season.  In it, Paul Tackett wrote a very interesting piece on the Battle of Lake George.  Paul is Assistant Tourism Co-Ordinator for the Warren County…
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Rewind: February 1, 2021 – “WHISH of the SKATES”

 Rewind:  February 1, 2021 WHISH of the SKATES by Eloise O’Neil   “Outdoor recreation is actually a process of recreating the body, spirit and mind.” -Joseph Hackett Ice sports have been a chilly aspect of the adventure of living in the North Country.  Some sports attract serious contenders with amazed spectators and other ice sports…
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Rewind: September 15, 2020 – “The Legend of Lake George”

The Legend of Lake George The following is a copy of an article found in the 1963 Sesquicentennial Edition of The Post Star, in Section 5, on page 7.  It gives us an opportunity to remind our readers and friends that the Warren County Historical Society has copies of Jon Bower’s book, Legend of Lake…
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Dr. Alan Stephenson Collection #001

Dr. Alan Stephenson Collection. Edited August 22, 2017   Descriptive Summary (See samples items from collection at end of post)     Title: Dr. Alan Stephenson Collection. #001 Creator: Stephenson, Alan Dates: 1930-2017 Dates: 1755 – 1970; undated Native American items. Extent: 6.0 boxes (13.5 linear feet) Collection Number: #1 Repository: Warren County (N.Y.) Historical…
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