All images included in this exhibit, unless otherwise stated, can be found in the Haviland-Heidgerd Historical Collection.

The original exhibit text was written by Susan Stessin-Cohn in 2010. This exhibit was created and updated by HHHC staff in 2023.


Cohen, H. (1919). Albany’s Part in the World War. The General Publishing Company.

De Angelis, NCO M. The New York Guard in WWI. New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center.

Durr, E. (2017). New York Guard was born in World War I as the National Guard went to war. New York National Guard

Hutton, T. R. (1919). H-A-L-TT! - WHA-zaa?: Being a history of the first provisional regiment and the answer of a state militant to the threat of Berlin. The Aqueduct guard citizens’ committee.

Vertical Files: New Paltz WWI: Haviland-Heidgerd Historical Collection