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Video thumbnail: Path Through History Commerce and Industry Heritage | Schenectady/Edison

Path Through History

Commerce and Industry Heritage | Schenectady/Edison

The Capital Region has long been a center for science, technology and industry.

Commerce and Industry Heritage | Schenectady/Edison

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Peopling of New York | Slate Valley

Path Through History

Peopling of New York | Slate Valley

Immigrants traveled to slate valley where a huge deposit of slate was discovered in 1839.

Peopling of New York | Slate Valley

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Conflict & Settlement | Dutch

Path Through History

Conflict & Settlement | Dutch

In 1609, Englishman Henry Hudson explores trade routes for the Dutch East India Company.

Conflict & Settlement | Dutch

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Architecture | Henry Hobson Richardson

Path Through History

Architecture | Henry Hobson Richardson

The architectural heritage of the Capital Region is rich and varied.

Architecture | Henry Hobson Richardson

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Commerce and Industry Heritage | Troy

Path Through History

Commerce and Industry Heritage | Troy

Capital Region: Forefront of NY's commercial economy & Troy's thriving historic industries

Commerce and Industry Heritage | Troy

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Freedom & Dignity | Underground Railroad

Path Through History

Freedom & Dignity | Underground Railroad

Human rights & social reform have been long part of the historic fabric of the Capital Reg

Freedom & Dignity | Underground Railroad

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Military Heritage | Revolutionary War

Path Through History

Military Heritage | Revolutionary War

The Hudson River Valley was a key battleground during the American War for Independence.

Military Heritage | Revolutionary War

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Working Landscapes | Shakers

Path Through History

Working Landscapes | Shakers

Cheap land in NY’s Capital Region allowed Shakers to establish a Utopian religious society

Working Landscapes | Shakers

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Scenic and Natural History | Thacher State Park

Path Through History

Scenic and Natural History | Thacher State Park

One of the Capital Region wonders lies in the Helderberg mountains south of Albany.

Scenic and Natural History | Thacher State Park

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Military Heritage | French and Indian War

Path Through History

Military Heritage | French and Indian War

NY's early settlements & natural transportation networks was a strategic battleground.

Military Heritage | French and Indian War

Video thumbnail: Path Through History The Arts | Thomas Cole & Hudson Valley Painters

Path Through History

The Arts | Thomas Cole & Hudson Valley Painters

Capital region: The birthplace of the first American art movement, the Hudson River School

The Arts | Thomas Cole & Hudson Valley Painters

Video thumbnail: Path Through History Politics and Government | Grant Cottage

Path Through History

Politics and Government | Grant Cottage

Ulysses S Grant was the commander of Union Armies in the Civil War & 18th pres of the US.

Politics and Government | Grant Cottage