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Image for History of Schoharie County and Border Wars of New York, Containing also a Sketch of the Causes Which led to the American Revolution and Interesting Memoranda of the Mohawk Valley. Together with much other historical and miscellaneous matter never before published

History of Schoharie County and Border Wars of New York, Containing also a Sketch of the Causes Which led to the American Revolution and Interesting Memoranda of the Mohawk Valley. Together with much other historical and miscellaneous matter never before published

By: Jeptha R. Simms

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S0393


The author began collecting material, “with the view of making it public”, in 1837. He endeavored to “present incidents which have escaped the knowledge of previous writers, or transactions to which I could add new facts, generally noticing in their place, however, the most important events published by other authors.” To this end, he interviewed “many hoary-headed persons of intelligence”, seeking “individuals sustaining a character of conscientious regard... View more info

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History of Schoharie County, New York, 1713-1882

By: William E. Roscoe

Price: $82.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: R9060


Twenty-three chapters draw from official documents, personal scribblings, and public records to expound everything from Schoharie County's first immigrants to its settlement and government, to its geography and population, to its industry and amusements. Histories of every town in the county are included, and biographical sketches of notable citizens are scattered throughout the text. An appendix contains transcripts of historical speeches and writings, a new surname ind... View more info