Dennis Connors, curator of history at the Onondaga Historical Association (OHA), has assembled a photographic album that vividly depicts the Syracuse area's progress throughout the 1900s. Readers can walk the midway at the 1913 State Fair, peak inside a James Street mansion, and visit the breathtaking Onondaga Hotel Roof Garden. Featured photographs include the live broadcast of a radio show in 1946, local boxing sensation Carmen Basilio on the night he won his national welterweight crown in
1955, and the demolition of the Yates Hotel in 1971. These, along with over 200 other carefully selected images from the OHA collection and an insightful narrative, showcase a wealth of moments in Syracuse history that will be cherished and explored for generations to come.