The Malone Campus of North Country Community College is featuring a photo exhibit, "A Look Back in Time," October 16-November 20, 2009. The images of the 1946-48 construction of the Franklin County Highway Department garage are on loan from the Highway Department.
The community is invited to an opening reception on October 16, 6-8 pm in the mezzanine gallery at NCCC. During the reception, NCCC adjunct professor Sheri DuMont will demonstrate the process used to capture the images on film. The Malone campus of NCCC is located in the Historic Ballard Mill, 61 William St., Malone.
For more information, please contact Tina LaMour at 518-483-4550 x235.
From the collection of the Franklin County Historical and Museum Society (1969.717.1):
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Whereas according to a bylaw of the Town of Malone, horses, cattle, sheep and hogs are prohibited from running at large from the first day of November till the first day of April and whereas, much complaining is made by people visiting our village on account of being damaged by the above mentioned animals-- Therefore we the undersigned, do hereby agree that we will confine within our own limits our several animals -- and in neglect thereof recommend the due course -- viz in the custody of Mazuzan Esq. pound keeper.