Kay Baker – Historian for the Town of Sherburne
The Local Government Records Law (LGR) [Section 57.07(1) of the Arts and Cultural Affairs Laws as amended by Ch. 737, Laws of 1987] effective August 5, 1988, updated the “Historian’s Law” and partially clarified historians’ records-related responsibilities.
Each local government historian shall promote the establishment and improvement of programs for the management and preservation of local government records with enduring value for historical or other research; encourage the coordinated collection and preservation of nongovernmental historical records by libraries, historical societies, and other repositories; and carry out and actively encourage research in such records in order to add to the knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of the community’s history.
TUESDAYS 9 am – 12 noon
WEDNESDAYS 11:45am to 2:45 pm
THURSDAYS 11:45 AM TO 2:45 PM
OR BY APPOINTMENT AT 607-674-9895
Town Historian’s Office: 607-674-6312
Sherburne Historic Society Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the
month at 7 pm