Presents the history of central New York State from the Ice Age to the present day.
The first comprehensive study of village government formation and dissolution in New York State.
Recounts the compelling stories of Civil War soldiers and sailors who lived in Oswego County, New York.
Tells the story of New York's playing grounds, teams, and ballparks of yesteryear.
Fifty-one unique New York towns with great stories to tell, from L. Frank Baum's and Jello's hometowns to the birthplace of the Women's Rights Movement.
An intimate and moving account of how the author rose from poverty to become a major Black political figure in New York State.
Relates the dramatic role of New York courts in shaping public policy on key reform legislation in the progressive era.
A celebration of New York State's history through 19 key events from the state's founding to today.
Reflects on the legacy and limits of suffrage in New York State as a way to understand present-day issues with women's social and political rights, as well proposes ideas for future progress.
Explores why people stay in vulnerable cities by looking at Syracuse, New York, through the contemporary experiences of five citizens.
Offers a firsthand account into early-nineteenth-century New York State and Lower Canada during a time of enormous growth and change.
Both an anthology and an informal textbook that features poetry and essays by twenty-five New York State poets.
Examines slavery, abolition, and race in the United States with a special focus on New York State.
Focuses on the posters of World War I as a medium to interpret the tremendous role played by New York State and its citizens in the war effort.
Chronicles the history of the women’s rights and suffrage movements in New York State and examines the important role the state played in the national suffrage movement.
Explores the architectural treasures of the Southern-Central region of New York's Adirondack Park and places them in the context of Adirondack history and culture.
How a small group of New York biologists brought the peregrine falcon and bald eagle back from the brink of extinction.
A funny, tragic, garlicky chronicle of growing up on the wrong side of the tracks in Central New York.
Examines the pivotal role New York State played in the Civil War.
Traces the history of the New York wine industry as it evolved across the state.
Traces the route, history, and geography of US 20, America’s longest road.
The life of a prominent Dutch-American patriot.
The inspiring history of NYSUT, New York State’s largest union, and a powerful progressive force in the state and in the country.
An architectural and historical tour of twenty-nine of New York State’s finest castles.
The comprehensive history of the State University of New York system.
How one man and his family made their dream of owning a winery come true--and helped revitalize New York's winemaking industry in the process.
New York's fascinating history as presented in song.
Fascinating stories based on the author’s exploration of eight rivers in New York and Québec.
Concise history of the valiant service of New York’s African American soldiers.
Third volume of biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.
Presents the life of Captain John S. Kidder during the Civil War, as told through letters to his wife, Harriet, at home in rural New York.
Second volume of biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.
Biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.