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Summer 2009

LOCAL HISTORY DIVISION BOOKS NOW ONLINE @ www.libraryweb.org

Click here for a printable copy of this list.


BOOKS

[Basketball souvenir, East High School, 1910-1911].

[Basketball souvenir, East High School 1911-1912].

Exercises in derivation and word building and a brief history of the English language, prepared for use in West High  School, Rochester, N.Y. , 1919.

First catalogue for fall term of the high school, Rochester, N.Y., 1857.

[Football souvenir, East High School, 1908].

[Football souvenir, Rochester High School, 1905].

Fourth annual catalogue of Wilson's Grammar School, 120 Reynolds's Arcade, 1872.

The junior high schools of Rochester, New York, 1923.

Provisional course of study for junior high schools, 1919.

Rochester in the war work of the American Library Association, by William Yust, 1930.

Staff training class, Rochester Public Library, [1929].

Third annual catalogue of Wilson's Grammar School, 120 Reynold's Arcade,  1871

Voices from the spirit world: being communications from many spirits by the hand of Isaac Post, medium, 1852.

West High School handbook, 1934.


DIRECTORIES

American agriculturalist farm directory and reference book, Monroe and Livingston Counties, New York :  a rural  directory and reference book including a road map of Monroe and Livingston Counties, 1917.

Brigham's Geneva, Seneca Falls and Waterloo directory and business advertiser : For 1862 and 1863; including the  towns of Phelps, Flint Creek, Seneca Castle and Stanley Corners, with histories of the towns from their earliest settlement. Compiled and published for A. DeLancey Brigham.

Calkin-Kelly Company's Canandaigua, New York, Ontario County, city directory, 1921.

Directory : published by the Negro Business League of Rochester, N.Y. ,  1926.

Directory of East Rochester,  J. Francis Finnegan, 1934.

Directory of Orleans County, N.Y. with map, compiled and published by George Hanford, 1903.

The Farm Journal illustrated directory of Genesee County, New York  (with a complete road map of the county), 1917.

Gazetteer and business directory of Genesee County,  N.Y. for 1869-70, compiled and published by Hamilton Child.

Gazetteer and business directory of Orleans County, N.Y. for 1869, compiled and published by Hamilton Child.

Gazetteer and business directory of Wayne County N.Y. for 1867-1868, compiled and published by Hamilton Child.

Western New York gazetteer and business directory :  nineteen counties, 1880-81, A.N. Marquis & Co.


NEWSPAPERS

The Airscout’s snapshot, U. S. Army School of Aerial Photography, 1918.

Rochester Daily Advertiser, 1826-1833.

Rochester Daily Advertiser, 1846.


SCRAPBOOKS

Rochester Civil War veterans :  roster and scrapbook, Grand Army of the Republic, Dept. of New York and auxiliaries / Grand Army of the Republic, Dept. of New York.

Extracts from scrapbook compiled by M.J. Acer Fisher, 1868-1894.  






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