Little Falls Historical Society Museum Events
This day in history: March 23
The Slovenian Home, first formed in 1905 as a cultural, social, and beneficial society, became incorporated under New York State law on this date. The members had immigrated to Little Falls from the Slovenia area of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
Leon Dussault, born in Little Falls in 1895, and co-owner of the “Journal & Courier” printing company, died on this date. Mr. Dussault founded the Little Falls Symphony Orchestra in 1927, and conducted the exceptional ensemble of local and area musicians through its final concert in 1971. National and international acclaimed performers frequently appeared with the orchestra.
This day in history: March 24
Elbana Williams offered a resolution to the State Legislature to make a survey around the rapids in the Mohawk River.
As of this date, Little Falls has 3,000 population, 40 stores, 2 printing offices, 5 hotels, 1 bank, 5 churches, numerous schools, – the manufacturies consists of 2 paper mills, 3 paper mills, 2 saw mills, 3 foundries, 1 machine shop, 1 sash factory, 1 axe factory, 1 woolen factory, 1 clothing factory, 1 distillery, 1 brewery, 1 plasster mill, 2 trip-hammers, and numerous factories in the n=manufacture of Copper, cabinets, carriages etc.
A. M. Kinney, dealer in horses, will have two car loads of horses for sale today.
Little Falls Canal Days Celebration/by Little Falls Historical Society Museum
Off-site programs and activities for Canal Days of the Little Falls Historical Society Museum
LITTLE FALLS HISTORICAL SOCIETY AWARDS TWO SCHOLARSHIPS/by Little Falls Historical Society Museum
The officers and directors are proud to announce that the Historical Society worked with the Little Falls Central School District to award 2022 scholarships to two members of the Class of 2022.
Little Falls Historical Society Announces New Book: Beyond Our Bicentennial/by Little Falls Historical Society Museum
The officers, directors, and entire membership of the Little Falls Historical Society are proud to announce the publication and availability of their new book BEYOND OUR BICENTENNIAL.
MAY 14 PATRIOTS DAY PROGRAM AT NORWAY RURAL CEMETERY/by Little Falls Historical Society Museum
The Little Falls Historical Society and the Norway Historical Society will hold a partnered Patriots Day observance program beginning at 11:00 AM on Saturday May 14 in Norway Rural Cemetery, also known as Four Wars Cemetery.
LITTLE FALLS HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNOUNCES 2022 WRITING SERIES/by Little Falls Historical Society Museum
The officers and directors of the Little Falls Historical Society are proud to announce that their 2022 writing series will be dedicated to former Little Falls social studies teacher Helen Dunteman.