Smithfield Community Center Smithfield Community Association
Peterboro, NY
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Peterboro, NY
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Welcome to Peterboro, Town of Smithfield, in beautiful Madison County NY.
  • Site of the Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark
  • Lifelong residence of abolitionist and social reformer Gerrit Smith
  • Site of the inaugural meeting of the NYS Anti-slavery Society in 1835
  • A major Underground Railroad destination for peoples seeking freedom from slavery
  • Site of the National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Home to suffragette and dress reform advocate Elizabeth Smith Miller
  • Site of the annual Civil War Weekend encampment and living history event
  • The 2011 Newletter is here!! (click here to open a copy)
  • Here's a YouTube video about Peterboro that was shown on WKTW (Ch.2 Utica) on their Mohawk Valley Living program. (click here to view video)

  • Please click this link for a printable listing of the Peterboro Heritage Events for 2012.  Peterboro Heritage Events 2012
Contact us at: mail@sca-peterboro.org