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Architects in Albany

By Waite, Diana S. (editor)

Mount Ida Press. Very Good; Covers lightly curled.. 2009. Second Edition. Softcover. 0962536865 . A collection of essays by various authors about selected 18th-20th century architects who designed landmarks in Albany, New York, from Henry Hobson Richardson to Edward Durell Stone. Many historic photos and illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 85 pages .

$17.00

The Shawangunk Mountains:  A History of Nature and Man
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The Shawangunk Mountains: A History of Nature and Man

By Snyder, Bradley

New Paltz, NY: Mohonk Preserve. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1981. First Printing. Softcover. Black and white maps, illustrations, references, and index. A history of the region with a focus on Minnewaska State Park and resort, Mohonk resort, and Ice Cave Mountain. ; 48 pages .

$15.00

The Folk Spirit of Albany:  Folk Art from the Upper Hudson Valley in the  Collection of the Albany Institute of History and Art
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The Folk Spirit of Albany: Folk Art from the Upper Hudson Valley in the Collection of the Albany Institute of History and Art

By Groft, Tammis Kane

Albany, NY: Albany Institute of History and Art. Very Good; Edges rubbed.. 1978. First Printing. Softcover. viii, 86 pages. Black and white photos, bibliography, and artist index. Highlights of the museums folk collection of paintings, portraits, pottery, and sculpture. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$10.00

Albany:  Capital City on the Hudson, an Illustrated History
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Albany: Capital City on the Hudson, an Illustrated History

By McEneny, John J.

Windsor Publications. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Top corners bumped, jacket tattered and . waterstained.. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0897810252 . Navy cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers. Introduction by Mayor Erastus Corning 2nd. Picture research by Dennis Holzman, special material by Robert W. Arnold III, editorial coordination by Margaret Tropp. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Many historic illustrations and photographs. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 248 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Long Island Landmarks
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Long Island Landmarks

Albany, NY: New York State Office of Planning Coordination. Very Good; Light cover soil.. 1969. First Printing. Softcover. Black and white photos and maps, appendix. A study of Long Island history building style periods, focusing on the historical and architectural landmarks of Nassau and Suffolk counties, and methods for preserving them. ; 122 pages .

$10.00

Fort Johnson, Amsterdam, New York:  A Historic Structure Report, 1974-1975
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Fort Johnson, Amsterdam, New York: A Historic Structure Report, 1974-1975

By Mendel Mesick Cohen Architects

Washington, DC: U. S. Department of the Interior. Good. 1978. Reprint. Softcover. Many illustrations and photos. Historical analysis and architectural description of this 17th century historic landmark, with recommendations for historic preservation. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 54 pages .

$15.00

Van Loan’s Catskill Mountain Guide, with Bird’s-Eye View, Maps, and Choice  Illustrations
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Van Loan’s Catskill Mountain Guide, with Bird’s-Eye View, Maps, and Choice Illustrations

By Van Loan, Walton

Astoria, NY: J. C. & A. L. Fawcett, Inc.. Very Good; Store sticker on rear cover.. N.D.. Reprint. Softcover. 0941567273 . Black and white illustrations and maps. A facsimile reprint edition of this regional travel guide originally published in 1879. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 88 pages .

$15.00

Cheap Amusements:  Working Women and Leisure in Turn-Of-The-Century New  York
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Cheap Amusements: Working Women and Leisure in Turn-Of-The-Century New York

By Preiss, Kathy

Philadelphia: Temple University Press. Very Good; Slight cover curl, two pages underlined in pen.. 1986. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0877225001 . xi, 244 pages. Black and white photos, map notes, and index. A study of the area's amusement places and parks, movie theaters, and dance halls with an emphasis on their cultural activities and socialization and recreational functions. .

$10.00

The Story of the Schenectady Massacre
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The Story of the Schenectady Massacre

John J. Birch and Committee On Memorial Publication. Very Good. 1940. First Edition. Softcover. Pictorial stapled tan card covers. "Published under the auspices of the Schenectady Chamber of Commerce and the Schenectady County Historical Society in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the burning of the palisaded village of Schenectady and the massacre of its inhabitants by the French and Indians during the night of Feb. 8, 1690." Bibliography, list of historic sites. ; 24 pages .

$15.00

The Watervliet Shakers and Their 1848 Shaker Meeting House
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The Watervliet Shakers and Their 1848 Shaker Meeting House

By Shaver, Elizabeth; Pratt, Ned

Albany, NY: The Shaker Heritage Society. Near Fine. 1994. First Printing. Softcover. References, bibliography, and Shaker Heritage Society information page. A history of the Shaker community in the Watervliet/Albany area. ; 31 pages .

$15.00

Simply Shaker:  Groveland and the New York Communities
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Simply Shaker: Groveland and the New York Communities

By Kramer, Fran

Rochester, NY: Rochester Museum and Science Center. Very Good; Lightly rubbed.. 1991. First Printing. Softcover. 0938551019 . Black and white photos, illustrations, maps, charts, and bibliography. A catalog of a 1991 exhibition at the Rochester Museum & Science Center. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 86 pages .

$10.00

The Watervliet Shaker Cemetery: Albany, N. Y.
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The Watervliet Shaker Cemetery: Albany, N. Y.

By Shaver, Elizabeth

Albany, NY: The Shaker Heritage Society. Fine; Price sticker on rear cover.. 1992. Second Edition. Softcover. Black and white photo and map. Records and history of the burial ground which originated in 1785.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 22 pages .

$35.00

The Community Industries of the Shakers
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The Community Industries of the Shakers

By Andrews, Edward D.

Albany, NY: The University of the State of New York. Very Good; Covers and pages toned.. 1933. Softcover. Black and white photos and illustrations, map, charts, selected bibliography, and index. New York State Museum Handbook 15 detailing the history of Shaker agricultural and household economic activities within the state. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 322 pages .

$15.00

200th Anniversary, August 30 - October 19, 1947
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200th Anniversary, August 30 - October 19, 1947

Center Brunswick, NY: Gilead Lutheran Church. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled. Staples rusted.. 1947. Softcover. Blue printed stapled card covers. Several photos and illustrated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [48] pages .

$20.00

Proceedings of the Grand Commandery, Knights Templar:  State of New York  at its One Hundred Twenty-Third Annual Conclave, June, 8-9, 1936, Buffalo,  NY
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Proceedings of the Grand Commandery, Knights Templar: State of New York at its One Hundred Twenty-Third Annual Conclave, June, 8-9, 1936, Buffalo, NY

Privately Printed. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed, small splits at spine.. 1936. Softcover. Gray wraps. Frontispiece photograph of Grand Commander Everett R. Tomlinson. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 268 pages .

$25.00

Recapturing Wisdom’s Valley:  The Watervliet Shaker Heritage, 1775-1975
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Recapturing Wisdom’s Valley: The Watervliet Shaker Heritage, 1775-1975

By Filley, Dorothy M.

Albany, NY: The Town of Colonie and the Albany Institute of History and Art. Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners lightly rubbed.. 1975. First Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth with paper label pasted on front cover. Black and white photos and illustrations, bibliography. A history of the Watervliet Shakers and exhibition catalogue of community photos and memorabilia. Signed by the author on the title page. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

The Sodus Shaker Community
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The Sodus Shaker Community

By Wisbey, Herbert A.

Lyons, NY: Wayne County Historical Society. Very Good; Toned at spine.. 1982. Softcover. Illustrated white wraps. Photos, maps, illustrations. History of the Sodus and Groveland Shaker Communities in New York's Wayne and Livingston counties. ; 36 pages .

$25.00

The Story of Norwood, N. Y. :  A Nice Place to Live, 1850-1995
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The Story of Norwood, N. Y. : A Nice Place to Live, 1850-1995

By Lyman, Susan C.

Norwood, NY: The Norwood Historical Association. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and scuffed.. 1995. Softcover. Printed beige stapled card covers. Photos. History of Norwood, New York, located in the Adirondacks region. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 85 pages .

$35.00

Diamond Street:  The Story of the Little Town with the Big Red Light  District
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Diamond Street: The Story of the Little Town with the Big Red Light District

By Hall, Bruce Edward

Hensonville, NY: Black Dome Press Corp.. Very Good; Fore-edges lightly foxed.. 1994. First Printing. Softcover. 188378901x . xiv, 222 pages. Black and white map, photos, notes, bibliography, and index. The history of prostitution in Hudson, New York. .

$10.00

Myths and Legends of the New York Iroquois
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Myths and Legends of the New York Iroquois

Albany, NY: State Education Department. Very Good; Covers toned.. 1974. Reprint. Softcover. White pictorial softcover. Reprint of Museum Bulletin 125, originally published in 1908. Illustrations. ; 195 pages .

$15.00

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