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Winter 2012

DIGITIZING NEWS WINTER 2012 Vol. 4, No. 4 

LOCAL HISTORY DIVISION BOOKS NOW ONLINE  

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J.G.Davis & Co., advertising card 

ATTENTION GENEALOGISTS! 
Please visit our online City Directories page to see our new additions. We now have the 1940 Rochester City Directory and the 1940 Suburban Directory online to help you find the information you need to search the recently released 1940 Federal Census. The 1940 Suburban Directory covers the towns of Brighton, East Rochester, Fairport, Gates, Greece, Irondequoit, Pittsford, and Webster.

 

NEW BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS 

The Book of Industrial Rochester by Rochester Chamber of Commerce (Rochester, N.Y.), Rochester, N.Y. [1919]

Descriptive Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, Plants, etc. etc. by Le Clare, James F., Rochester, N.Y. : W. W. Morrison, printer, 1889.

[Descriptive Catalogues] by Ellwanger & Barry, Rochester, N.Y. :­ Ellwanger & Barry, 1888.

Historical Sketches of Western New York by Vanderhoof, Elisha Woodward, 1832-, Buffalo: Printed for private distribution by the Matthews-Northrup Works, 1907.

History of the Genesee country (western New York) Comprising the Counties of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates  by Edited by Lockwood R. Doty, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co.,1925.

How to Have Roses: The Best Sorts to Grow, Suggestions to Lovers of the Rose ... From the Country Gentleman Issues of January 2nd and January 9th, 1908 by Barry, William C., [Rochester, N.Y.: Ellwanger & Barry, 1888]

In Memoriam: Frederick Douglass by Douglass, Helen Pitts, 1838-1903, Philadelphia : J. C. Yorston & Co.1897.

The Plain Physician, Giving Directions for the Preservation of Health, and the Cure of Disease … by Sedgwick, Elijah, Rochester [N. Y.] : E. F. Marshall, 1827.

The Rochester Centennial Presents Pathways of Progress : The Pageant of Rochester: [souvenir program], Incidental Music by Norman Soreng Wright and R. Nathaniel Dett ; Staged and Directed by Adele Gutman Nathan by Hungerford, Edward, 1875-1948, [Rochester, N.Y. : Rochester Centennial], 1934.

The Sanitation of Rochester by Goler, George Washington, 1864-1940, Rochester, N.Y.: The Post Express Print, 1896.

Subway 1925, [1925]

 

NEW SCRAPBOOKS 

Rochester Public Library Staff Association Archives, 1934-1958.






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