Sterling Ladies

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017 our ladies gathered at Sterling Historical Society’s monthly meeting to share their thoughts and memories of growing up in Sterling.  

Oswego County Search and Rescue Team by Jim Farfaglia

On Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Jim Farfaglia shared some of the stories in his book, Pioneers: the Story of Oswego County’s Search and Rescue Team. This was the first professional … Continue reading

Murder, Mayhem and Madness by Linda Frank

On September 26, 2017 Linda Frank was our speaker. Her topic was Murder, Mayhem and Madness, Crime in Cayuga County in the mid 1840s. The brutal murder of a family … Continue reading

The Columbia Doll Story by Christine Ruttan Castglia

At the end of the 19th Century, a time when most women did not pursue higher education or careers, two sisters from Oswego Town did just that. Step back in time and … Continue reading

Getting to know our Native American Neighbors by George DeMass

Drawing on his relationships and experiences with the Iroquois and the Lakota Sioux, George DeMass presented this talk entitled Getting to know our Native American Neighbors at the Sterling Historical … Continue reading