19th century up-county — Ice boating on Brant Lake

  • Warrensburg residents held a special election on March 6, 1888 to decide whether to establish a central school.
  • In the ‘I wish there was a photo of this’ category, on March 13, The Morning Star reported that John E. Alden of Lake George received a patent for his design of a combined table and sofa.
  • L. Victor, a North Creek merchant, returned from a New York City buying trip with “a full line of spring goods” and news from the big city.
  • Warren County boasted of the finest garnet in the land.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Maury Thompson

Maury Thompson

Freelance history writer and documentary film producer from Ticonderoga, NY