Local Links

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Local Historical Websites[edit | edit source]

Mark Wentling's Pioneer Portraits Project

Jefferson County Historical Society

The Jefferson County Historical Society preserves a documentary record of our county and its people; to engage audiences in a dialog about our unique history- what it means to us today, and what it should mean for our future.

Marc's Jefferson County History

Five page history of Jefferson County, outdated.

Old Abandoned Buildings of Northern NY

Photos and text chronicling urban decay in the Northern NY region.

The NewRuins Project

"...the stories remain", the Bagley and Sewall Project Site

Shirley Farone's Historical Website

"A Prism of Memories of Jefferson County, New York"

History of Watertown

From Ray's Place website, from a 1898 account.

Historic Disasters in New York

History of Watertown with pics

Old and Present NY Railroad Routes

Four Rivers Historical Society

Historical Association of South Jefferson

Jefferson County Web Page

History and genealogy pages hosted by Nancy Dixon

Redwood History

Local Websites of Interest[edit | edit source]


Very popular local news site.


ICEPAC is the North Country's cooperative online catalog (libraries).

Trails Webpage

Walking, biking, cross-country skiing trails in the upstate area.


Offer and ask for free items to recycle.

Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System

Look up location of ships on the Seaway, good for viewing from the locks

The Thousands Islands

Everything Thousand Islands


Webcams, etc.

Marc's Jefferson Webcam

Local webcam updated a few times a day, looking approximately toward the direction of Watertown from the north.