Print Sources

Bennett, Allison P. The People's Choice: A History of Albany County in Art and Architecture. Albany: Lane Press, 1980.

Burrows, Edwin G., and Mike Wallace. Gotham: A History of New York City To 1898. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Caro, Robert A. The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974.

Hughes, Robert. The Shock Of the New. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980.

Kennedy, William. O Albany! Improbable City of Political Wizards, Fearless Ethnics, Spectacular Aristocrats, Splendid Nobodies, and Underrated Scoundrels. New York: Viking Press, 1983.

Kenney, Alice. Albany: Crossroads Of Liberty. Albany: Michael William Printery, Ltd, 1976.

Kramer, Michael, and Sam Roberts. "I Never Wanted To Be Vice-President of Anything!" An Investigative Biography of Nelson Rockefeller. New York: Basic Books, 1976.

Newhouse, Victoria. Wallace K. Harrison, Architect. New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1989.

Ochsner, Jeffrey Karl. H.H. Richardson, Complete Architectural Works. Massachusetts Insitute of Technology, 1982.

Rabrenovic, Gordana. Community Builders: A Tale Of Neighborhood Mobilization in Two Cities. Philadelphia, Temple University Press, 1996.

Rittner, Don. Images Of America: Albany. Charleston, Arcadia Publishing, 2000.

Roseberry, C.R. Capitol Story. New York State Office of General Services, 1982.

Smith, G.E. Kidder. A Pictorial History of Architecture in America. New York: American Heritage, 1976.

The Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza Art Collection and Plaza Memorials. Albany: New York State Office of General Services, 2002.

Albany's Tercentenary: America's Oldest City. City Of Albany Press, 1924.

Albany Bicentennial: Historical Memoirs. Banks & Brothers, Albany, 1888..

Online Sources


Albany Institute of History & Art

Albany Quickfacts, U.S. Census Bureau

Albany Times-Union

Colonial Albany Social History Project

Center Square Neighborhood Association

Eye From Albany at The Empire Page

The Historic Albany Foundation

Mansion Meighborhood Association

Washington Park Neighborhood Association

Mumford Center for Urban Studies, University at Albany

Digital City - Albany

Albany 2 Go

The Hidden City - Underground Arts and Music in Albany

NOTE. The links listed here were the ones that were particularly useful to me. Many more links can be found in the list that runs down the right-hand side throughout this website. Also, some facts may have been taken from other sites; with this many sources, I may have missed one or two. Also, some images, particularly historic photos and postcards, were found by searching on EBay.

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