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Exhibition: Redesigning Fashion

May 15 - November 13
Redesigning Fashion

"Redesigning Fashion: Transgression and Identity in Women’s Historic Dress" A partnership between SCHS and the Fashion & Textiles program at SUNY Oneonta in which students have been given the opportunity to research a historic garment from SCHS’ collection, and based … Continue reading

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6:00 pm

Walking Tour: Canal Days

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

May 26 at 6pm @ 32 Washington | $11 May 29 at 4pm @ 32 Washington | $11 With the completion of the Erie Canal in 1825, New York truly became the “Empire State.” Once a sleepy farming town, Schenectady … Continue reading

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7:00 pm

Schenectady’s Battle Against Contagious Disease: From Smallpox to COVID-19 with Drs. James and Martin Strosberg

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free, pre-registration required We'll hear from Drs. Strosberg about their new book, that chronicles the story of infectious diseases and their control in Schenectady, beginning when Schenectady was on America's early frontier. The lessons learned and applied became commonplace and … Continue reading

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