Provides a fascinating and in-depth look into the life, career and legacy of one of the most important New Yorkers of the Gilded Age.
How New Yorkers transformed the world!
Presents the history of central New York State from the Ice Age to the present day.
The saga of New York’s push to build two minor-league baseball stadiums, colored by dollars, politics, and dreams.
The first comprehensive study of village government formation and dissolution in New York State.
The best of W.H.H. Murray’s 19th century Adirondack stories, selected by Murray’s biographer and great, great grandson, Randall S. Beach
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.
A veteran environmental lobbyist reveals the behind-the-scenes struggles to address threats to the future of New York's Adirondack Park.
Offers a firsthand account into early-nineteenth-century New York State and Lower Canada during a time of enormous growth and change.
A compelling story of our ever-evolving relationship with mountains and wilderness.
Stories anchored in the Welsh American immigrant experience.
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.
An engaging and accessible introduction to the natural world in New England and upstate New York.
Examines the pivotal role New York State played in the Civil War.
Traces the route, history, and geography of US 20, America’s longest road.
The life of a prominent Dutch-American patriot.
Explores the work of Maurice Kenny, a pivotal figure in American Indian literature from the 1950s to the present.
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.
An epic adventure based on the extraordinary historical story of Sir William Johnson and the author's dreams of a Mohawk "woman of power" who lived three centuries ago.
Brings a strikingly original perspective to Johnson’s life, and suggests new ways of thinking about Johnson’s part in creating a nation he did not live to see.
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.
Examines the effects of globalization on three New York communities—Utica, Cooperstown, and Hartwick.
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.