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Collections at the Chapman Historical Museum
The Chapman Museum Research Archive houses manuscripts, other archival materials and over 10,000 photographs that document the history of the Glens Falls region. The archive is open for walk-in researchers on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons from 1 to 3 pm or by appointment.
Glens Falls Race Track, ca. 1900
Embarkation of General Abercrombie, Lake George, 1758
By F.C. Yohn, GF Ins. Co. Coll.
Empire Theater, South Street, Glens Falls, ca. 1910
Glens Falls Academy girls’ basketball team, 1920
Meeting Room, GAR Hall, Glens Falls, ca. 1905
Hall’s Ice Cream, Maple Street, Glens Falls, ca. 1925
Kendrick & Brown mill employees, Glens Falls, ca. 1900
Rockwell House, Bank Square, Glens Falls, 1922
The Battle of Rogers Rock, 1758
By Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
GF Ins. Co. Coll.
Halfway House, French Mountain, Queensbury, ca. 1920
Plane at Floyd Bennett Field, Queensbury, ca. 1920
Fan & Bill’s Nightclub Interior, Route 9., Queensbury, ca. 1940
Storytown, Route 9., Queensbury, ca. 1957
SAGWA Club dinner, Glen Lake, Queensbury, ca. 1920
Construction at Spier Falls Dam, Moreau, ca.1909
To submit a research request click here.
The museum will provide a maximum of ½ hour free research time per request; any additional time will be by arrangement only, and a fee of $10 per hour will be charged.