Local History Collection


In our Local History Department we have

  • Books: we have over 150 books (and a handful of dvds)
    • books are organised regionally by
      • Town
      • County
      • State
      • General
      • Genealogy
    • Items Pertaining to the Revolutionary War (or the War for American Independence) are indicated by a red dot sticker on the spine
    • Items containing an Index are marked with (i) on the label
    • an * on the label indicates a book that can be checked out
  • Yearbooks:
    • physical copies of almost every year of the schuyler from 1927 to present
    • digital copies on dvd that can be checked out
  • Documents: various articles, essays, legal document, pamphlets, and other ephemera
  • Journals: mostly Genealogy journals, but also some focusing on the american wars and other historical interests
  • Newspapers on Microfilm: Patrons can view and print ($0.25 per page). Please see staff for assistance prior to using.
    • The Schuylerville News: May 4, 1871 – Dec. 18, 1873
    • Saratoga County Standard: Jan. 6, 1876 – April 24, 1879
    • The Standard: May 1, 1979 – Sep. 29, 1880
    • The Schuylerville Standard: Jan. 2, 1884 – Dec. 28, 1887.  Jan. 1, 1890 – April 23, 1903
    • Greenwich and Schuylerville Town Talk: April 30, 1903 – Dec. 31, 1903
    • The Schuylerville Standard: Jan. 2, 1964 – Dec. 18 1969
  • Artifacts: various pieces of artwork, photos, prints, framed documents, etc.

Check out our Genealogy Resources Page