Friends of Lorenzo State Historic Site

Friends of Lorenzo State Historic Site

South Cottage
17 Rippleton Road
Cazenovia, NY 13035, United States
Over decades, Friends of Lorenzo has played a key role in the preservation and promotion of Lorenzo's treasures. Its archives and collections, covering 160 years of history as seen through one family, consists of more than 200,000 documents and 50,000 objects. The documents and objects at Lorenzo comprise the most extensive collection held within the NY State Historic Site System.

Recently added Collections

Charlotte Kreuger Papers, 1803-1880

The Charlotte Kreuger Papers contain meeting minutes and papers pertaining to The Third Great Western Turnpike.
Collection ID: CK-001

The Helen Lucy Kennard Collection, 1700s-1960s, bulk bulk 1800-1945

Helen Lucy Kennard was a direct descendant of the Ledyard family name. Throughout her life, Helen took a great interest in her family's history and compiled genealogical research piecing together her history that she wanted to publish as a book. Her collection contain that same genealogical research, correspondence pertaining to said research, original land and business papers and original correspondence between her ancestors. The collection also contains ephemera, printed materials, newspaper clippings, and photographs that pertain to her research and her family history.
Collection ID: HK001

deClercq Family Papers, 1779-1959-, bulk bulk 1801-1906

The deClercq Family Papers contain correspondence, land papers, documents, and photographs of the deClercq Family and their direct descendants, The Kingsbury and The Mather Families.
Collection ID: DE-001