Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Taking a Look at Hometown USA with Tisha Dolton

7 – 8:00 pm
Zoom Presentation

Tisha Dolton will share images taken by LOOK magazine photographers in preparation for the 1944 series of articles featuring Glens Falls as it grappled with WWII. The LOOK Collection of photographs, which is housed in the Crandall Library Folklife Center, includes many images that were not included in the articles, but offer a rare look at the community during the war. To access the Zoom presentation please follow the link below:
Meeting ID: 940 0503 3076
Passcode: LOOK
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Talk by film historian, Audrey Kupferberg
How Hollywood Fought WWII

7 – 8:30 pm
Both at the Chapman Museum & Virtual

Using clips from combat films,  patriotic musical revues, U.S. Government propaganda films, and heart-warming tales of small-town American life, Audrey will share how Hollywood movies showed American audiences how to win the war .

Thursday, December 31, 2020

Self Guided Walking Tour of Glens Falls

This is an ongoing event.

Below is a link to the Warren County NY History and Culture Mapper. Here you can find historic walking tours from the Chapman Museum, national register sites, cemeteries, and more within Warren County.

Walking Tour