Long Lake Historic Society Presents August 22nd

The Long Lake Historical Society Weekend kicks off on Friday, August 21st with an Annual Members Meeting at the Long Lake Town Hall at 4pm. On Saturday, August 22nd, join Long Lake Town Archivist Abbie Verner for a discussion of an intriguing international incident.

Was it an accident or murder?

Long Lake, NY Aug 10, 2015. Two Russians drowned in Long Lake, NY in 1925. On Saturday evening, August 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m., at the Long Lake Town Hall, the Long Lake Historical Society will present a program, It Happened in Long Lake.

The two men, Khurgin and Skliansky, were prominent Soviet citizens and active in the politics of Soviet Russia. The program outlines their backgrounds, their family information and the possible reason for their visit.
Admission is free. Contributions are welcome.

The Long Lake Historical Society was founded in 2008, and collects books, papers, maps, diaries, photographs and ephemera pertaining to the Town of Long Lake and its residents both year-round and seasonal.

Skilansky reviewing Red Army Cadets

Skilansky reviewing Red Army Cadets

Skliansky with mother and son.docx