Hamilton County: Eliza Jane Darling, 518-548-5526,
Town of Arietta: Bryan Rudes, 518-548-4920;
Town of Benson: Jeanne Cox, 518-863-6240;
Town of Hope: Eliza Jane Darling, 518-548-5526,
Town of Indian Lake: Wayne Blanchard, 518-648-5933;
Town of Inlet: Letty Haynes, 315-357-6635
Town of Lake Pleasant: Anne Weaver, 518-548-8351;
Village of Speculator: Bev Hoffman, 518-548-5325
Town of Long Lake: Jeanne F. Plumley, 518-624-2852;
Town of Long Lake Archives: Brian Castler,
Hamlet of Raquette Lake: James M. Kammer 315-354-5122;
Town of Morehouse: Mike Korpon, 315-826-7093;
Town of Wells: Leona Aird, 518-924-2535


Adirondack Museum
Great Camp Sagamore
Indian Lake Museum
Inlet Historical Society
Historical Society of Lake Pleasant and Speculator
Long Lake Historical Society
Morehouse Methodist Church Museum
Piseco Lake Historical Society, Museum and Riley Tavern
Wells Historical Society


Indian Lake Public Library
Town of Inlet Public Library
Lake Pleasant Library
Long Lake Public Library
Raquette Lake Free Library
Virginia Hosley Free Library (Wells)


Fifty Acres of Beach and Wood, by Tom Thatcher (on Indian Point, Raquette Lake)
Indian Lake, NY: A History, by Bill Zullo (former Hamilton County Historian)
Following WW Durant, by Sheila Myers (on the Durant family of Raquette Lake)


Hamilton County NY Gen Web


SUNY Cortland History of Antlers (Raquette Lake)
Library of Congress Raquette Lake Photo Collection
Church of the Good Shepherd (Raquette Lake)


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Aber, Ted and Stella King. Tales from an Adirondack County. Prospect Books
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Amedon, Dick. 2015. My Piseco, My Life: An Adirondack Story. Page Publishing, Inc.
Bird, Norton Bus. 2000. Changing Times in the Adirondacks. Norton Bus Bird
DeMarsh, Anold W. 2007. Indian Lake, Hamilton County. Arcadia Publishing
Girard, Ouida. 1980. Griffin: Ghost Town in the Adirondacks. Ouida Girard
Gooley, Lawrence P. 2009. Terror in the Adirondacks: The True Story of Serial Killer Robert F. Garrow. Bloated Toe Publishing
Haynes, Letty Kirch. 2006. Memories of Inlet. North Country Books, Inc.
Hochschild, Harold. K. 1962. An Adirondack Resort in the Nineteenth Century. Adirondack Museum
Kammer, James. M. 2007. Around Raquette Lake. Arcadia Publishing
Kirschenbaum, Howard K. 1990. The Story of Sagamore. Sagamore Institute
Myers, Sheila. 2015. Imaginary Brightness: A Durant Family Saga (Volume 1). CreateSpace
Myers, Sheila. 2016. Castles in the Air: A Durant Family Saga (Volume 2). CreateSpace
Rust, Grosvenor C. with Sandy Hill. 2002. The Story of Deerfoot Lodge. Deerfoot Lodge
Seaman, Frances Boone. 2002. Nehasane Fire Observer: An Adirondack Woman's Summer of '42. Nicholas K. Burns Publishing
Stanyon, Gladys A. and Mildred S. Colvin. 1975. Reflections: Wells on the Sacandaga. Stanton & Colvin
Thacher, Tom. 2016. Fifty Acres of Beach and Wood: Discovering the Adirondack Heritage of Indian Point. Birch Point Press
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Yaple, Charles H. 2011. Foxey Brown: A Story of an Adirondack Outlaw, Hermit and Guide as He Might Have Told It. CreateSpace