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Winter 2011

Digitizing News  

Volume 3, No. 4 

LOCAL HISTORY DIVISION BOOKS NOW ONLINE  

 

BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS 

Address Delivered Before the Ontario Agricultural Society, At Its First Annual Meeting, October 13, 1819 . Hon. John Nicholas, President of said society, published at the request of the Society Canandaigua: printed by J.D. Bemis & Co. [1819?].

Address Delivered Before the Ontario Agricultural Society, At Its Second Annual Meeting, October 3, 1820 . Gideon Granger. Canandaigua:  printed by J.D. Bemis & Co., [1820?].

American Liberties and American Slavery. S. B. (Seymour Boughton) Treadwell. New York, J. S. Taylor; Boston, Weeks, Jordan & Co., 1838.

Artificial Waterways and Commercial Development (With a History of the Erie Canal) . A. Barton Hepburn. New York, The Macmillan Company, 1909.

A Circumstantial Narrative of the Campaign in Russia, Embellished with Plans of the Battles of the Moskwa and Malo-Jaroslavits. Containing a Faithful Description of the Affecting and Interesting Scenes of Which the Author was an Eye-witness. Eugene Labaume. Published by Silas Andrus and by E. Peck & Co., Rochester, N. Y., 1817.

The Cost of Transportation On the Erie Canal and By Rail. Association of American Railroads Bureau of Railway Economics. Washington, D.C., 1911.

First Church Chronicles, 1815-1915: Centennial History of the First Presbyterian Church, Rochester, New York. Charles Mulford Robinson. Rochester, N. Y.: Craftsman Press, 1915.

Five Years on the Erie Canal: an Account of Some of the Most Striking Scenes and Incidents, During Five Years' Labor on the Erie Canal, and Other Inland Waters. Dea M. Eaton, missionary of the American Bethel Society. Utica, Bennett, Backus, & Hawley, 1845.

Gerrit Smith: a Biography. by Octavius Brooks Frothingham. New York,  G.P. Putnam's Sons,  1878.

A Guide or Handbook for Mount Hope Cemetery: With Photo-engravings and Diagram. Edward Angevine. Rochester, N.Y. : Democrat and Chronicle Book and Job Print., 1885.

History of Livingston county, New York: from its earliest traditions, to its part in the war for our Union: with an account of the Seneca nation of Indians, and biographical sketches of earliest settlers and prominent public men. Lockwood L. Doty. Geneseo, N. Y., E. R. Doty, 1876.

History of Rochester Presbytery from the Earliest Settlement of the Country, Embracing Original Records of Ontario Association, and the Presbyteries of Ontario, Rochester (Former), Tennessee River, and Rochester City, to Which Are Appended Biographical Sketches of Deceased Ministers and Brief Histories of Individual Churches. Levi Parsons. Rochester, N.Y., Democrat-Chronicle Press, 1889.

Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century; with a History of Her Labors and Correspondence, Drawn from her "Book of Life". Olive Gilbert. Boston, for the author, 1875.

Pocket Edition of Lists of Spirit Levels and Bench Marks Along New York State Canals: From Annual Report for 1901 of Edward A. Bond, State Engineer and Surveyor.. [Albany?:  New York State, State Engineer and Surveyor,  1902].

Report on the Diversion of the Water of the Genesee River for the Supply of the Erie and Genesee Valley Canals . Daniel Marsh. Rochester [N.Y.]: printed by A. Strong & Co., 1847.

Report of the State Engineer and Surveyor on the Survey of Route and Estimate of Cost for Constructing a Branch of the Barge Canal from the Seneca River to Auburn, Transmitted to the Legislature March 28, 1918. New York (State). State Engineer and Surveyor, Albany. J.B. Lyon Co., printers, 1919.

A Sermon Delivered at Lisle, County of Broome, State of New-York, 1819. Rev. Thomas Gross. [Henrietta, N.Y., reprinted by L. Knap, 1820].

Women's Suffrage: the Reform Against Nature , Horace Bushnell. New York : C. Scribner, 1869.

 

DIRECTORIES 

Directory, Grand Army of the Republic, Monroe County Patriots: G.A.R. Posts, U.V.U. Commands, Women's Relief Corps, Sons of Veterans, Ladies' Aids, Thomas H. Lake. Rochester, N.Y.: Democrat & Chronicle, [1899?].

 

SERIALS 

Annual Report of the Canal Commissioners, New York (State). Canal Commissioners. Albany : [s.n.], (Albany : J. Buel, Printer to the State).

Rochester Motorist,  Rochester, N.Y.:  Automobile Club of Rochester.






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