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The Town of New Scotland Historical Association preserves, protects and promotes history in the Town of New Scotland through the stewardship of material culture directly related to the town. Our purpose is to promote an appreciation of local history, heritage, and culture through research, publications and educational programs.

Events & Announcements
Feb. 2, 2020 2:00 pm
Bob and Ray Eberle, the pride of Hoosick Falls - Hoosick Falls natives, Bob and his brother, Ray Eberle were both singing stars of the Big Band era.  They were extremely popular, singing with the likes of Jimmy Dorsey, and Glen Miller, and in popularity polls were consistently ranked with Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby.  NSHA member and musician Bob Suss will describe the brother’s careers with pictures, and audio clips.
Town of New Scotland and Village of Voorheesville Historic Preservation Law will ensure that historic structures and sites in our communities are identified and preserved to enhance community character without impinging on property owners’ rights or requiring public expenditures. The New Scotland Town Board passed the Historic Preservation Law on November 13, 2019. Read the version of the law passed by the Town Board.
Visit our new Bender Melon Farm page where you can:
  • Download Dennis Sullivan's Charles Bender and the Bender Melon Farm: A Local History. 
  • Find out how you can help save the Bender Melon Farm property.
You can also visit the small but unique Bender Melon Farm exhibit at the New Scotland Museum
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