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  1. Upstate News You Can't Use: Decorate This! |
    May 23, 2019 @ 3:53 pm

    […] “In 1966, the federal government, under the direction of President Lyndon B. Johnson, declared Waterloo, New York, the official birthplace of Memorial Day. They chose Waterloo–which had first celebrated the day on May 5, 1866–because the town had […]

  2. New Postcards From Lewiston | The Upstate Postcard Archive
    June 1, 2021 @ 1:36 pm

    […] to Fort Niagara and then south to Lewiston. With all of the war history in this part of the state, Memorial Day seemed like a perfect day to […]