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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 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 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 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