Monday, Mar. 19th, 2018
The window shade project is nearing completion. The Grasseroots Fund, part of the Northern New York Community Foundation, gave the museum the funds to purchase the blinds and the village provided 'in-kind' service to install the blinds. Village worker, Dustin Bradley stands on a ladder in the large lancet window facing Elm Street that used to be the front door of the First Universalist Church. The church... MORE
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HISTORY OF CLARKSON UNIVERSITY AND
THE CLARKSON FAMILY
Left: 'Old Main' Clarkson University's first building, c. 1896. Clarkson University was started in honor of Thomas S. Clarkson (1837-1894) by his sisters and
niece Annie Clarkson. Thomas died at age 58 in a quarry accident.
St. Lawrence Academy to SUNY Potsdam:
200 Years of Education Curated by: Erin Cheney
Right: The State Normal School was built in 1867 across from the Civic Center on Park Street, Potsdam. www.shoess.ru It was constructed of Potsdam Red Sandstone. In 1917 it was torn down and replaced with a new building which stands there today.
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2 Park Street, Civic Center, Potsdam, NY 13676
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