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Next up: Wednesday, April 09, 2014  -- Ely Parker & the Civil War
Historical Program open to the public, presented by Historical Society of the Tonawandas.
 
Location changed to City of Tonawanda Public Library on Main Street
 
 

Benjamin Long Homestead, Tonawanda, NY. by Carole Barnard

Benjamin Long Homestead, built 1829

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Historical Society of the Tonawandas

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New Display at North Tonawanda Library: From Running Boards to Tail Fins 


Tonawanda Station, New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, built 1886.

Tonawanda Station, New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, built 1886

Museum and General Offices

113 Main Street, Tonawanda. Bounded by Main, Fletcher, and Grove Street.

  • Where you now park is where trains used to run!   Map...   More...
  • Museum Exhibits
  • Wow! Artifacts Collection The Historical Society of the Tonawandas maintains a collection of over 20,000 artifacts relating to the history of the Twin Cities of Tonawanda and North Tonawanda. The collection catalog is currently being transferred into a computer database so that when you ask us a question, we can have rapid identification and retrieval of artifact information on any topic. This database is NOT currently available to you online, but may be, once completed.
  • Research Library
  • Photo File
  • Genealogy Collection
  • Start your search here! Call, Email, or come visit us. The Historical Society of the Tonawandas has thousands of references.
  • Public Displays - Heritage Partners

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Museum and General Office:  113 Main Street, Tonawanda, NY, 14150-2129
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