Clinton County Military Timeline and the History of the Plattsburgh Military Reservation
In 2015, the Association introduced an exhibit that spans the 200-year timeline of the Plattsburgh Military Reservation. Time periods represented include Battle of Plattsburgh, Civil War, Spanish-American War, WWI, including the Plattsburgh Idea Movement and General Hospital #30, in addition to the 1939 Military Maneuvers, Camp Macdonough Naval College, Champlain College and the Air Force.
Arts and Music Gallery
The arts and music gallery features artwork produced by Clinton County artists, depicting local scenes and prominent citizens. Musical instruments on display include a complete grand harmonicon, mira music box, square piano, and much more.
With its scenic landscapes and close proximity to Lake Champlain, Clinton County has always been a destination for tourists for the last 200 years. This gallery celebrates the County's history of welcoming visitors to the region.
Special exhibits include the Catholic Summer School digital display, Hotel Champlain, and an interactive photo wall featuring photos of early hotels and inns throughout the County.
Click here to see a video of the exhibit done by our friends at Hometown Cable.
Industrial Heritage Gallery
New in 2016, the Industrial Heritage Gallery features artifacts highlighting the iron, lumbering, and agricultural history of Clinton County's earliest European settlers.
Our Redford Glass collection is in this gallery.