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.
With hunting season upon us, we share an excerpt from THE BIG DEER and Other Stories were written by Nathaniel Curtis Marvin in the early 1890s and edited by Linda Norris for the Delaware County Historical Association, where a copy still remains and is available for viewing and research in the DCHA Library on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please call 607-746-3849 for more information or to schedule a visit.
On October 25th from 5:00 to 6:30 PM, DCHA will be offering guided lantern tours of the historic 1797 Judge Gideon Frisbee House. The Frisbee family cemetery will also be open for guests to explore.More
An illustrated talk on the history of skiing in the Catskills will be presented Sunday, Oct. 26 at the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown’s annual meeting and luncheon.More
What could be better than driving around the Great Western Catskills, enjoying the spectacular fall foliage? You could be visiting sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places at the same time!More