Johnsburg The Adirondack Community Trust-Community Fund for the Gore Mountain Region awarded $250 to the Historical Society towards the purchase of a permanent historical marker honoring the local birthplace of famous Civil War photographer Mathew Brady.
The cast iron sign will be located at a pull-off on Route 28 between Wevertown and The Glen. Delivery and installation are expected shortly.
Founded in 1973, JHS has served the people of the Town of Johnsburg as collector and protector of the town’s history. Michelle San Antonio serves as current president and chairman of the Board of Directors.