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Tourism Development - HOT 277: Local Resources

A guide designed to help you with the Hometown Inventory term paper.

Local History Collections

Many town libraries will compile newspapers, photographs, documents and other items pertaining to their town's history. You may want to schedule an appointment with your town library's local history room and/or the town historian.

Links to several local library's local history room pages are listed below.

Town Newspapers

Small towns will often have their own locally-focused newspaper, where you can find information on events and local figures.  A few local newspapers are listed below.

Capital Region Blogs