Down the hill: An oral history of Glasco

Locals talk about the Glasco's history and what it was like to grow up there.

Robert Aiello grew up in Glasco and is writing a memoir of life in the hamlet. He represents the area in the Ulster County Legislature. He had a hairdressing shop in the village, and is now working as a hairdresser at Freedom Haircuts on Main Street. What follows is his account of Glasco's history and his own memories of growing up there.

The name Glasco comes from a glass manufacturer in Woodstock. The glass was taken to Glasco for shipping, and . . .


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