Listed as a “globe manufacturer” in Troy city directories from 1853 to 1860, Franklin Field produced only six-inch globes at the opening of his business. By 1859, however, he offered globes in five sizes, from six inches to thirty inches in diameter. This … Learn More
The Albany Institute is a great resource for teachers who are looking for ways to integrate art, objects, and primary sources into the classroom.
You will find a wealth of materials on our website to help prepare students for their visit to the Albany Institute, to reinforce their learning when you get back to your classroom or to use independently.
The Education Department welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with schools in curriculum development and special projects.