Town Historian

Patricia A. (Pam) Morin, serving the Town since 2016

“It’s no mystery if you know where to look. Maybe I can help.”

Office of Lake Luzerne Town Historian
539 Lake Ave, (Rte 9N)
Lake Luzerne, NY 12846
(518) 696-2711 ext. 6
Email: [email protected]

Mission Statement

  • To coordinate. protect and preserve the local community office collection
  • To encourage historical research
  • To encourage the preservation of historic sites, structures, and suitable markings of such places
  • To encourage the gathering and dissemination of information concerning the history of the Town of Lake Luzerne and nearby communities
  • To continue acquiring, preserving, displaying and making available for study relics and other memorabilia relating the early and current history of the Town of Lake Luzerne and nearby community areas

The value of history is essential in identifying our past, exposing those critical skills of community development, between vital places to live and work, economic development features, engaging with citizens such as oral histories, leadership and legacies. The work of the local government historian touches on each of these points:

  • Research and Writing
  • Teaching and Public Presentation
  • Historic Preservation
  • Organization
  • Advocacy
  • Tourism Promotion