Hoosick History

The Hoosick Township Historical Society and the Louis Miller Museum are located within the beautiful village of Hoosick Falls. Steeped in history, this region has played host to exploration, revolution, and industry. Our mission is to preserve the historic narratives and artifacts specific to our region while also inspiring a love of history in the next generation.

It is not to late to get the 2023 Calendar!

$10 each

They can be purchased at Thorpe’s, at the museum or through here!

Shipping charges $5 for up to 3 $10 for 4 or more

Annals of Hoosick by Levi Chandler Ball $30

NYS Historic Newspaper Project

Local newspapers now available

Through efforts of HTHS and the Cheney Library we were able to receive a grant to get local newspapers digitized and placed in the NYS Historic Newspaper Project. The papers are on available at https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org

The link to each specific newspaper is as follows :

Hoosick Falls Press – https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn87070420
Hoosick Falls Standard Press – https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn87070423

Rensselaer County Standard – https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn87028314

Standard Press – https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn87070421

The Democrat – https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/lccn/sn87070419

Preserve our future and our past with your membership.

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