SUNY series, An American Region: Studies in the Hudson Valley

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Songs and Sounds of the Anti-Rent Movement in Upstate New York

Includes 22 new settings of period tunes, and examines the expressive culture of the largest antebellum tenant farmer protest from its origin to its 21st-century reverberations.

Slavery and Freedom in the Mid-Hudson Valley

Explores the long-neglected rural dimensions of northern slavery and emancipation in New York's Mid-Hudson Valley.

The Worlds of the Seventeenth-Century Hudson Valley

Essays by eleven prominent scholars provide the latest insights into the seventeenth-century history of the Hudson Valley and its environs.

Key to the Northern Country

Offers nearly forty years of interdisciplinary scholarship on the Hudson River Valley’s role in the American Revolution.

Main Street to Mainframes

Tells the story of Poughkeepsie’s transformation from small city to urban region.

Stopping the Plant

Detailed account of the controversy surrounding the building of a coal-fired cement factory in the Hudson Valley.

The Other New York

Essays exploring rural New York during the American Revolution.

Mighty Change, Tall Within

A history of African American presence in the Hudson Valley region from the colonial period to the present.

Rip Van Winkle's Neighbors

Explores the social and economic transformations of the mid-Hudson River Valley during the key expansionist period in American history.