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Another messed up book. Pages missing, mixed up (out of sequence) and duplicated in the 400's where I was searching for information. There appear to be pages missing earlier if you look at the page number you are viewing and the page number indicated by Adobe Reader.
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This classic reference book from 1860 is still very relevant to historians and genealogists. County by County, it presents amazing data on each county including a brief history (up to the publication ... Read full review
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Academy acres Albany Allegany appointed April Bank Benj border Brooklyn Buffalo building built Canal Cattaraugus Creek Cayuga Cayuga Lake census census reports Chenango Chenango River churches in town clay clayey Clinton commenced Cong contains 2 churches County Creek Delaware district early settlers East Canada Creek erected Erie Erie Canal extends factory feet flows formed Genesee Genesee River gravelly loam gristmill hamlet Herkimer hills hilly upland houses Hudson incorp Indian Island John July June Lake Lake Ontario land limestone located manufacture March miles mill Mohawk Niagara Oneida Oneida Lake Ontario Oswego Patent Plattsburgh Presb principal streams Prot published ridges Road Rochester s. w. corner sandy sawmill Schenectady Schoharie Schoharie Creek school was taught Seneca Seneca River Sept settled settlement Society soil spring station summits surface Tract Troy Union valleys village York
Page 136 - By this act the sum of £20,000, or $50,000, was annually appropriated for five years " for the purpose of encouraging and maintaining schools in the several cities and towns in this State ; in which the children of the inhabitants residing in the State shall be instructed in the English language, or be taught English Grammar, Arithmetic, Mathematics, and such other branches of knowledge as are most useful and necessary to complete a good English education.
Page 137 - ... consisting of such books as they shall in their district meeting direct, and such further sum as they may deem necessary for the purchase of a book case.
Page 30 - Rockland St. Lawrence Saratoga Schenectady Schoharie Schuyler Seneca Steuben Suffolk Sullivan Tioga Tompkins Ulster Warren Washington Wayne Westchester Wyoming Yates...
Page 81 - An act for the incorporation of building, mutual loan and accumulating fund associations...
Page 148 - Grand Master, Deputy Grand Master, Senior Grand Warden, Junior Grand Warden...
Page 136 - By this act the sum of £20,000 or $50,000 was annually appropriated for five years, " for the purpose of encouraging and maintaining schools in the several cities and towns in this state, in which the children of the inhabitants residing in the state, shall be instructed in the English language, or be taught English grammar, arithmetic, mathematics, and such other branches of knowledge as are most useful and necessary to complete a good English education.
Page 232 - Linnet ; and to see our gun-boats seeking their safety in flight. This unlooked-for event depriving me of the co-operation of the fleet, without which the further prosecution of the service was become impracticable, I did not hesitate to arrest the course of the troops advancing to the attack, because the most complete success would have been unavailing, and the possession of the enemy's works offered no advantage to compensate for the loss we must have sustained in acquiring possession of them...
Page 136 - ... for the instruction and practice of teachers of common schools in the science of education and in the art of teaching, to be located in the county of Albany.
Page 324 - It was about ten feet square, flat roofed, covered with split ash shingles; the floor was made of the halves of split basswood; no chimney; a blanket answered the purpose of a door for a while, until my husband got time to make a door of split plank. We needed no window; the light came in where the smoke went out.
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