Our Newest Contributor A.J. Schenkman

Please join all of us here at New York History in welcoming our newest contributor A.J. Schenkman. Schenkman teaches in the Lower Hudson Valley and has a particular fondness for teaching history to hard to reach or at-risk adolescents.

He writes about the history of Ulster and Orange counties (which he’ll be covering here on this site) and is the author of two books and numerous articles on Washington’s Headquarters in Newburgh. He writes a monthly column for the Shawangunk Journal focusing on places such as Kerhonkson, Stone Ridge, Shawangunk, Rosendale, Ellenville, and Cragsmore.

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3 thoughts on “Our Newest Contributor A.J. Schenkman

  1. Addie Harris

    Anyone who can handle 7th and 8th graders has more than adequate skill to mesmerize us with interesting material. Welcome!

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