Land of the Oneidas
Presents the history of central New York State from the Ice Age to the present day.
In Local Hands
The first comprehensive study of village government formation and dissolution in New York State.
Cycling the Hudson and Champlain Valleys
An essential resource for dedicated cyclists planning a trip through the state or casual riders seeking new stretches of trail to enjoy with family and friends. Great for those traveling by foot, boat, or car as well.
The Best of the Adirondack Tales
The best of W.H.H. Murray’s 19th century Adirondack stories, selected by Murray’s biographer and great, great grandson, Randall S. Beach
New York's Great Lost Ballparks
Tells the story of New York's playing grounds, teams, and ballparks of yesteryear.
Signs of Distinction
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.
Truly Blessed and Highly Favored
An intimate and moving account of how the author rose from poverty to become a major Black political figure in New York State.
The Crucible of Public Policy
Relates the dramatic role of New York courts in shaping public policy on key reform legislation in the progressive era.
The Spirit of New York, Second Edition
A celebration of New York State's history through 19 key events from the state's founding to today.
Inside the Green Lobby
A veteran environmental lobbyist reveals the behind-the-scenes struggles to address threats to the future of New York's Adirondack Park.
Cycling the Erie Canal, Fifth Edition
An indispensable resource for dedicated cyclists planning to bike across the state or the casual rider looking to take the family out for a couple of hours. Great for walkers, boaters, and auto travelers, too.
A comprehensive guidebook for dog owners that includes seventy-seven great hikes from the Adirondacks through the Catskills.
The Majestic Nature of the North
The illustrated nineteenth-century travel diaries of artist, educator, and architect Thomas Kelah Wharton, documenting his trips in the lower Hudson River Valley and New Orleans to Boston and back.
Ghost Fleet Awakened
Chronicles the history and archaeological study of Lake George, New York’s sunken bateaux of 1758.
Everything Worthy of Observation
Offers a firsthand account into early-nineteenth-century New York State and Lower Canada during a time of enormous growth and change.
Forest and Crag
A compelling story of our ever-evolving relationship with mountains and wilderness.
Analyzes the nineteenth century canal age in the Niagara-Great Lakes borderland region as a transnational phenomenon.
Reveals the development of Maurice Kenny’s growing artistic consciousness, while attesting to both the beauty and brutality of the world in which he lived.
Both an anthology and an informal textbook that features poetry and essays by twenty-five New York State poets.
Finding True North
An evocative and personal history of a unique historic place in the Adirondacks.
New York's Grand Emancipation Jubilee
Examines slavery, abolition, and race in the United States with a special focus on New York State.
A Spirit of Sacrifice
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.
Votes for Women
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.
The Adirondack Architecture Guide, Southern-Central Region
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.
Still Speaking of Nature
An engaging and accessible introduction to the natural world in New England and upstate New York.
An exciting travel guide for Upstate New York road warriors, history lovers, and tourists.
A guide to the phenomenal crop of prophets, cults, and utopian communities that arose in Upstate New York from 1776 to 1914.
An Irrepressible Conflict
Examines the pivotal role New York State played in the Civil War.
Probes deeply into Adirondack Mountain lives, both human and otherwise, bringing the area to vivid and colorful life.
William Almon Wheeler
An American success story about the life of William Almon Wheeler, a poor boy from northern New York who became the nineteenth vice president of the United States.
Up on a Hill and Thereabouts
Childhood recollections of life in the Adirondack Mountains during the Great Depression.
Key to the Northern Country
Offers nearly forty years of interdisciplinary scholarship on the Hudson River Valley’s role in the American Revolution.
The Untold Story of Champ
The definitive account of a Lake Champlain legend.
Richard Varick: A Forgotten Founding Father
The life of a prominent Dutch-American patriot.
The Upstate New York Olympics
Offers an ironic, upstate New York take on the Olympics, performance, and the risks and rewards of the creative life.
The inspiring history of NYSUT, New York State’s largest union, and a powerful progressive force in the state and in the country.
Castles of New York
An architectural and historical tour of twenty-nine of New York State’s finest castles.
SUNY at Sixty
The comprehensive history of the State University of New York system.
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 Sings
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.
Black Soldiers of New York State
Concise history of the valiant service of New York’s African American soldiers.
Fort Stanwix National Monument
A history of the reconstruction of Fort Stanwix, New York, by the National Park Service.
The Fire Island National Seashore
A comprehensive account of the history of the Fire Island National Seashore since its creation in 1964.
Uncrowned Queens, Volume 3
Third volume of biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.
Calling Down Fire
Explores how the agrarian setting of Jefferson County, New York, influenced the revival methods of Charles Grandison Finney, with implications for the study of revivalism more generally.
Uncrowned Queens, Volume 2
Second volume of biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.
Uncrowned Queens, Volume 1
Biographies of African American women community leaders in New York state.