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Saint Lawrence County Collection

Saint Lawrence County Collection

Collection Number: 
108
Collection Length: 
1.00ft
Period: 
1802
Finding Aid: 

St. Lawrence County is the largest county in New York State and has the longest frontage on the St. Lawrence River. St. Lawrence County is bordered on the north by the St. Lawrence River, the south by Lewis, Herkimer and Hamilton Counties, on the east by Franklin County and on the west by Jefferson County. The county has approximately 47 towns and villages and 1 city with the county seat in Canton. The collection consists of photographs, photo booklets, cemetery records of Nicholville, deeds, high school yearbooks, various newspapers, clippings about the county, and many articles and booklets. Included are articles on overhead electric lines, Clarkson family, Talc Industry, George Couper Diary (Morristown), Historic Houses of Northern New York and the St. Lawrence State Hospital. The booklets cover the History of Potsdam, bridges of Potsdam, Memorial of Massena and a souvenir photo booklet of Gouverneur.