15Jul

The Adirondack Chair and other Woodenware

History Articles written originally for the Sacandaga Express – by Lorraine Frasier Although timber was the main industry in the early history of Sacandaga Valley, the valley was also home to businesses that utilized it’s native lumber to built many things. Most of the woodenware and other factories started as sawmills and later evolved into […]

02Jun

The Adirondack Inn expands

History Articles written originally for the Sacandaga Express – by Lorraine Frasier In a clipping found from November 1899 considerable changes were made to the Adirondack Inn. Information follows: The Management of the FJ &G RR has decided to spend several thousand dollars in making further improvements at Sacandaga Park and contracts have been awarded […]

22Apr

Accidents In the Sacandaga Valley

With the up coming Labor Day weekend almost upon us; and the traffic and accidents that sometime occur. people in the Sacandaga Valley also encountered problems in the transportation. Most everything was published in the newspaper regarding these accidents and mishaps as they still are today. Like our cars today the wagons and carriages required […]