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Historian Contact Info

  • Karen McAllister

  • Historian
  • phone icon (315) 265-3430
  • email icon Email
  • home icon 18 Elm Street
  •       Potsdam, NY 13676
  • Office Hours

  • Monday - Friday*
  • 9am - 4pm
  • *June - August
  • Fridays 9am - 1pm

Town Historian McAllister is available by email or phone, at the links above, to provide you with information concerning Potsdam History and genealogical questions.  If you have Potsdam artifacts or other information you would like to share with us contact the historian.

The Potsdam Public Museum and the St. Lawrence County Historical Society are two wonderful sources for information on local history.

Northern New York Newspapers provides a search engine of many historical, local newspapers reflecting New York’s unique history.  This is a great geological tool.  

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Town Hall

address icon 18 Elm Street
       Potsdam, NY 13676
phone icon 315-265-3430

Court Building

address icon 35 Market Street
      Potsdam, NY 13676
phone icon 315-265-4138



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