History

History

Paddling a Legacy: Racing the route of General Clinton’s campaign

Today’s General Clinton Canoe Regatta is named after a Revolutionary War event over 200 years ago that impacted the Susquehanna Valley. In 1778, the Upstate New York frontier was a...
Agriculture History

Syrup Time is a Sweet Treat

In Bainbridge, the cold nights and warm days of late winter can only mean that sap buckets will appear on the maple trees, most with the label “Bakers” on them,...
History

What’s in a name? Why Jericho became Bainbridge

In an attempt to stop the decline of Bainbridge’s the first impression early Bainbridge was giving to the rest of the world, in the days before towns could manage their...
History

Paddling a Legacy: Racing the route of General Clinton’s campaign

Today’s General Clinton Canoe Regatta is named after a Revolutionary War event over 200 years ago that impacted the Susquehanna Valley. In 1778, the Upstate New York frontier was a...
Architecture History

The Show Still Goes On!

Coming to the Town Hall Theatre in Bainbridge is like meeting with an old friend for an intimate conversation. The wood floors creak as you walk up the stairs to...
Antiques History

Another man’s treasure

If the mere thought of finding one-of-a-kind treasures makes you smile with excitement, Bainbridge is the place to satisfy your craving. Poke around the five different antique shops in Bainbridge to...
History

Stories in Stone

For a tombstone tourist, the cemeteries of Bainbridge are a wonderful day’s outing. Six featured cemeteries are easily accessible and great windows to the history of a small Upstate N.Y....