Local history resources at the Library

Posted By on November 7, 2012

Historical holdings at Rensselaer Public Library

(Listed by Title, author, date and publishing info. Compiled by Maureen Vigliante)

A look at Metroland: A New Guide to Its History and Heritage. By Robert M. Toole
1976. Saratoga Springs, NY12866 R. M. Toole Landscape architects.
{Reference only}

Cosmopolitan: The Oracle of Rensselaer High. February, 1933. Rensselaer, NY.

Rensselaer High School. Vol.13. No. 2 {Reference only}

History of Greenbush East Greenbush & North Greenbush. 1880. by Nathaniel Bartlett
Sylvester. Philadelphia. Evert’s & Peck. {Reference only}

Looking Back: A History of Troy and Rensselaer County.by Joseph Parker. 1982.
Troy, NY & Rensselaer, NY. Alcar Printing Co. & Hamilton Printing Co.
{Reference only}

Rensselaer New York Then and Now: A Pictorial Journey. By Ernie Mann & Bill
Schilling1996. Rensselaer, NY. Rensselaer Centennial Committee.
{Reference only}

Troy and Rensselaer County (?)New York. By Rutherford Hayner. 1925. New York &
Chicago. Lewis Historical Publishing Co., Inc. vol. 1,2,&3
{Reference only}

Bath- On -The -Hudson: The Early Years. (Yankee Doodle series) by J.M. Fraser,f.t.
Thompson H.M. Whish.1974. Rensselaer NY

Bath-on-the-Hudson–the Early Years: (“and Yankee Doodle” Series); One of a Number of
Historical Collections of F. T. Tompson, H. M. Whish, and J. M. Fraser, Concerning the City of
Rensselaer, New York and Dedicated to the City of Rensselaer Historical Society
{Reference only}

East Albany and Beyond (and “Yankee Doodle “Series) by J. M. Fraser. 1975. Rensselaer NY
{Reference only}

The Hudson River Valley Review: A Journal of Regional Studies. By Marist College, Hudson River

Valley Institute, C. Prylopski R. Sparling. Spring 2009. Hudson River Valley Institute & Marist
College.{ reference only}

The Dutch Settlers Society of Albany: Yearbook 2005-2009. Vol. 55. 2009. Altamont, NY.

The Altamont Enterprize. {Reference only}

James Hill Hook &Ladder 1892-1992: A Century of Protection. 100 th Anniversary. By Thomas
W. Poole Jr. privately printed 1992. {Reference only}

Kiliaen van Rensselaer (1586-1643)Designing a New World by Janny Venema
2010. The State University of New York Press {On Loan to The Rensselaer Public Library
Reference only Library has this book for a limited time}