Discover and explore Delaware County through its agricultural and industrial history

Bluestone, lumber, farming, locomotives - the history of Delaware County is the history of power. Explore the stories told here through essays, video and photographs and discover historical places on the map.

New York State in the Revolutionary War

New York State in the Revolutionary War
Nov 05th 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Charlotte Valley Presbyterian Church - Elk Creek Road, East Meredith NY

Nearly one third of all the battles fought during the American Revolution were fought in New York. Ed Kruzer will tell us much more about the important role New York state played in the Revolutionary War.

(607) 278-5677


History of Lighting at Margaretville Nov. 7

An illuminating talk, “From Candle to Bulb: A History of Lighting” will be presented by Paul Misko on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 4 p.m. at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM), 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville.


Antique Engine Jamboree & Powerfest at Hanford Mills Museum

Antique tractors, Model A Fords, outboard motors, a 1956 Chevy Belair and a variety of gas and steam-powered engines will be featured at the 32nd Annual Dan Rion Memorial Antique Engine Jamboree and Powerfest at Hanford Mills Museum on Saturday, September 12 from 10 am – 5 pm.


Hiking historian will discuss John Burroughs as mountain tramper

Paul Misko, a hiking historian and founder of the Catskill 4000 Club, will be the featured presenter at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge in Roxbury Saturday, Sept. 5 at 1 p.m.


Hotels of Middletown

“The Hotels of Middletown,” a slide show featuring images and stories from more than 40 hotels and inns that welcomed guests over the past 150 years, will be presented Sunday, Aug. 16 at 1 p.m. at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown, 778 Cemetery Rd., Margaretville.