WRGB: The Birth of a Station
 
text size

June 27, 1966 - Preservation of Olana

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day in our history in 1966, it was the end of preservation effort of the Frederick church estate in Greenport known as "Olana."
   
A local group in 1966 raised more than $200,000 and that persuaded the legislature to let the state buy the estate.
   
Governor Rockefeller attended a special ceremony marking the occasion and had high praise for those involved.June 27, 1966 - Preservation of Olana


Advertise with us!

Related Stories

 
Advertise with us!

Got a News Tip?

Do you have a lead on a good news tip or want to share a story idea? Click here and let us know!

Tonight on CBS6

3:00 - Dr. Phil
4:00 - The Ellen DeGeneres Show
5:00 - CBS6 Evening News
7:00 - CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley
7:30 - Two and a Half Men
8:00 - The Big Bang Theory
8:30 - The Millers
9:00 - The Crazy Ones
9:30 - Two and A Half Men
10:00 - Elementary
11:00 - CBS6 News
11:35 - Late Show with David Letterman

Complete CBS6 Schedule