The collection consists of approximately 450 photographic postcards and lithograph images dating from before the turn of the 20th century to the 1960s. The cards are kept in three different binders with two of the binders containing mostly postcards of scenes, landmarks and streets of towns other than Canton. The third binder is almost exclusively postcards of the town and village of Canton. One of the binders contains a series of photos from “War Maneuvers” that were staged in St. Lawrence County in 1940. Many of the post cards were produced by D. P.
The Clark family has North Country roots that go back to Edwin Clark, who settled in the then village of Ogdensburgh in 1820. His wife, Sarah Hasbrouck Clark, was the first clerk of St.
J. Moreau Brown was a member of the Executive Committee of the New York State American Revolution Bicentennial Commission and a vice chairman of the Bicentennial Council of the Thirteen Original States; two of the dozens of organizations formed to plan and implement appropriate events for the celebration of the nations 200th birthday in 1976. He had served earlier in his career as Director of Admissions for St. Lawrence University, as well as in positions at New York University and General Electric.
Women Together: The Journal of North Country Women was a bi-monthly, then quarterly, then bi-annual, newsletter for women in northern New York produced by a group of women who referred to themselves as North Country Women or The North Country Women’s Collective. North Country Women began meeting as a group in 1974 to discuss feminism and raise consciousness. The Women Together newsletter was born from these meetings and discussions as a tool to circulate ideas and increase consciousness.
The library has been awarded a grant by the Northern New York Library Network to assist the library in improving its collection of digitized versions of items in its library collection.
Journals, photographs, newsletters, ephemera, interviews and poetry created by back to the landers of the St. Lawrence Valley and by those who have documented the movement.
The Rockwell Kent collections at St Lawrence University consist of over 100 pieces of correspondence, 15 original prints, dozens of books as well as drawings and ephemera. The collections are housed in Special Collections, Owen D. Young Library and at The Richard F. Brush Art Gallery.
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