Albany: Photo Adventure

This is the final post about my trip to Albany and Troy for the NY State Historic Preservation Conference. Hopefully, I visit again in the near future to explore other cool sections of Albany and Troy! I noticed while going through all of my photos from the trip that I definitely had some themes going,…

Albany: Washington Park

This post begins while I was a graduate student at the University of Vermont. My class did this really awesome project using historic postcards as a research tool. We picked postcards related to Burlington and the surrounding area and then re-photographed the locations depicted in the cards. Using the postcard and the new photograph, we…

Albany: State Capitol Building

Last week I was adventuring in Albany for the New York State Historic Preservation Conference; Albany and Troy were host cities for the conference’s events. If you’ve never been to either of those cities I highly suggest going. There are a lot of cool cultural and historical sites. Plus, many local shops and eateries to…