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Seward House

Seward House
33 South Street
Auburn, NY 13021
315/252-1283
pwisbey@sewardhouse.org
www.sewardhouse.org
 
For over 50 years, the Seward House was the home of William Henry Seward (1801-1872), Governor of New York, United States Senator, Secretary of State to Presidents Lincoln and Johnson, and a leading figure in the Republican Party and the purchase of Alaska. Enjoy a guided tour through 17 rooms at this registered National Historic Landmark.
 

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2007 @ 3:38 pm by Curt
Filed under: History & Arts

 
 
 
 

Rural Life Museum

Rural Life Museum
Route 34B & Route 90
King Ferry, NY 13081
315/364-8202
www.cayuganet.org/genoa.rural.life.museum
 
This museum is dedicated to preserving local history and agricultural traditions. Annual Wheat Harvest Festival and Parade presented the first Saturday in August. Opne Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, weekends by appointment
 

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2007 @ 3:36 pm by Curt
Filed under: History & Arts

 
 
 
 

Old Brutus Historical Society

Old Brutus Historical Society
8943 North Seneca Street
Weedsport, NY 13166
315/834-9342 or 834-6285
 
Permanent displays of local business signs, tools and a turn-of-the-century kitchen. A large collection of genealogical files and local historical information is also available
 

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2007 @ 3:34 pm by Curt
Filed under: History & Arts

 
 
 
 

Little Red Schoolhouse Museum

Little Red Schoolhouse Museum
1290 Route 104A
Sterling, NY 13156
315/564-6189
sterlinghistory@lakeontario.net
www.lakeontario.net
 
The School House Museum showcases a blacksmith shop and old-time kitchen, Indian lore artifacts, documents, military and industrial items and decorative arts. Open Saturdays, June – August or by appointment
 

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2007 @ 3:18 pm by Curt
Filed under: History & Arts

 
 
 
 

Howland Stone Store Museum

Howland Stone Store Museum
Route 34B
Aurora, NY 13026
315/364-8307
MOGGYR@JUNO.COM
www.rootsweb.com/~nycayuga/howland
 
Former family business of noted educator and Quaker abolitonist Emily Howland (1827 – 1929), this museum displays historic items from the family’s world-wide travels, and memorabilia honoring Howland’s accomplishments.
 

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2007 @ 3:01 pm by Curt
Filed under: History & Arts

 
 
 
 
 
 
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