The Friends of Albany History is a group of local bloggers who tell the stories of Albany NY from the first Dutchman until today. Many of our blog posts appear on Facebook in Friends of Albany History
Al Quaglieri – Doc Circe Died for Our Sins
Paul Nance – Grains Once Scattered
Craig Gravina – DrinkDrank1
Kevin McGrath Historia Albanica
and the blog devoted to th3 history of Albany during the period of the Empire State Plaza construction 98 Acres in Albany
AlbanyGroup Archive is our photo archive on Flickr. There are over 24,000 digital images and more are added all the time. The images are are keyword searchable and arranged in Albums by subject (libraries, steamships, City Hall), decade (you can search the 1880s or the 1960s) and neighborhoods (search Pine Hills or Arbor Hill).
Or you can join our Facebook Group : Albany the Way It Was