The Friends of the Old Stone Barracks is dedicated to securing the highest and best use of Plattsburgh's Old Stone Barracks by obtaining and preserving the property, engaging the community, and ensuring the appropriate adaptive reuse of the barracks.

The Friends is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.  Contact Us for more information.

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Board of Directors

Jerry Bates, president

Marty Mannixvice-president

Alice Churchtreasurer

Melissa Facteausecretary


Carol Allen, Co-Historian, Town of Peru

Ronald Allen, Co-Historian, Town of Peru

Carol Blakeslee-Collin, Adirondack History Center Museum

Julie Dowd, Clinton County Historical Association

Steven Engelhart, Executive Director of Adirondack Architectural Heritage

Geri Favreau, Clinton County Historical Association

Dennis Hulbert, War of 1812 Museum Board of Trustees

Steven A. Johnston, Esq. of Plattsburgh, NY

Helen Nerska, Clinton County Historical Association Board of Trustees

Gary VanCour, Historian, Town of Beekmantown

The Friends operates with substantial support from Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH), the private nonprofit, historic preservation organization for the Adirondack Park.  AARCH has an educational mission to promote better public understanding, appreciation, and stewardship of the region's architecture and communities.  Visit www.AARCH.org for more information.