SLEEPER BOOKS

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New England in Albany by Jonathan Tenney

First published in 1883, author Tenney traces the emigration of New Englanders to Albany. Along with the history of many businesses, churches and schools, Tenney lists the names of the earliest New England settlers (1780-1800) and provides more detailed information (birth, place of birth, death, occupation, etc.) about residents with New England backgrounds during the mid-1800s. Indexed, 89 pages, (1883) 1992. Sleeper Books.

Item #9428-$25.00

Albany County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing A General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of Albany Co. with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date. Includes illustrations of several Albany Co. landmarks which allow us to see how they looked in the mid-1800s. Soft cover, approx. 20 pages, (1844) 1997. Sleeper Books.

Item #9712-$15.00

The Great Highway: A World's Warpath by Abram Wakeman

"A synopsis of essential events occurring chiefly enroot between Albany, Lake George and Lake Champlain." This booklet, originally published in 1927, contains a descriptive timeline of the important occurrences in the settlement of New York in 1609 and ends with an 1827 plan to make the Hudson River navigable to Fort Edward. The French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War are covered. Includes a new index. Soft cover, 49 pages, (1927) 1992. Sleeper Books.

Item #9427-$20.00

Essex County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing A General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State. by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of Essex Co., with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date, Includes illustrations of several Essex Co. landmarks which allow us to see how they looked in the mid-1800s. Soft cover, approx. 20 pages, (1844) 1997. Sleeper Books.

Item #9713-$15.00

Rensselaer County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing A General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of Rensselaer Co. with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date. Includes illustrations of several Rensselaer Co. landmarks which allow us to see how they looked in the mid- 1800s. Soft cover, approx. 22 pages, (1844) 1997. Sleeper Books. #9707-$15.00

Saratoga County

Saratoga County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing a General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of Saratoga Co. with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date. Includes illustrations of several Saratoga Co. landmarks which allow us to see how they looked in the mid-1800s. Contains a history of the Revolutionary War battles in Saratoga. Soft cover, 20 pages, (1844) 1996. Sleeper Books.

Item #9614-$15.00

ST. Lawrence County

St. Lawrence County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing A General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of St. Lawrence Co. with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date. Includes illustrations of several St. Lawrence Co. landmarks which allow us to see how they looked in the mid- 1800s. Soft cover, approx. 20 pages, (1844) 1997. Sleeper Books.

Item #9706-$15.00

Warren County

Warren County, New York: An Excerpt From Historical Collections of the State of New York Containing a General Collection of Most Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, &c. Relating to Its History and Antiquities With Geographical Descriptions of Every Township in the State by John W. Barber and Henry Howe

A "mini-gazetteer" of Warren Co. with towns, dates of formation, populations and historical information. Very interesting information current as of the original 1844 publication date. Includes illustrations of several Warren Co. towns which allow us to see how they looked in the mid-1800s. Soft cover, 15 pages, (1844) 1996. Sleeper Books.

Item #9607-$15.00