Orange County
Historical Society

Archived News from December 2020

New On-line Programs

Over the past few months the society has been developing an on-line program in lieu of our traditional non-COVID programming. It will launch soon. It features articles and virtual guest visits to participating historical societies and cultural groups.

To be sure you are made aware of upcoming programs, please check back to this site often. If you have not been getting e-mail announcements from us, please send us your e-mail address by shooting a note to

The 2020 OCHS Journal is now at the printers and will be available as of November and will be mailed to our members.

Memberships for 2021 can be purchased on-line now.

New Edition of Corridor Through the Mountains now Available

The society has published a new edition of Richard J. Koke's Corridor Through the Mountains. [For a preview, see the Society's web version of this book.] This book tells a great story of the "Clove" during the Revolutionary War, where it served as a passageway and line of communication for General Washington and his troops. It is a must for any historian's library of New York Revolutionary History. It can be purchased here:

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Corridor Through the Mountains
by Richard Koke

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Arden, New York, 10910
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