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Image for The Rochester Historical Society Publications XVII: Part I - The History of Education in Rochester; Part II - Selected Articles on Rochester History

The Rochester Historical Society Publications XVII: Part I - The History of Education in Rochester; Part II - Selected Articles on Rochester History

By: Rochester Historical Society

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rochester Historical Society: 1939

Seller ID: 2135159

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed, faint stain to spine head & foot. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, [8], 384 pp. 8vo. Map illustrated endpaper. Part I CONTENTS: On The Educational Frontier - Blake McKelvey; The Early History of the Rochester Public Schools: 1813-1850 - A. Laura McGregor; The Rochester Free Academy - M. Lucile Bowen; The Three R's in Rochester: 1850-1900; Elementary and Secondary Catholic Education in Rochester - Dr. Aaron Abell; Private Educational Enterprise Since Mid-Century - Blake McKelvey; The Development of Public Education in Rochester: 1900-1910 - He... View more info

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Rochester in the Civil War (The Rochester Historical Society Publications Volume XXII [22])

By: Rochester Historical Society

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rochester Historical Society: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265377

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Pages lightly toned. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 266 pp. 8vo. CONTENTS: Preface - Dexter Perkins; Editor's Introduction; A History of Rochester's Part in the Civil War - Ruth Marsh; Civil War Letters of Samuel S. Partridge of the Rochester Regiment; George Breck's Civil War Letters from the Reynolds Battery; Civil War Letters of Francis Edwin Pierce of the 108th New York Volunteer Infantry; August Seiser's Civil War Diary or Short Sketches of Campaigns with the Potomac Army; Porter Farley's Reminiscences of the 140th Regiment New York Volunteer... View more info

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Rochester Historical Society Publications, Vol. XVI, Part I: The History of Rochester Libraries; Part II: Lewis H. Morgan's European Journal (Semi-Centennial Issue)

By: Rochester Historical Society

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rochester Historical Society: 1937

Seller ID: 2197986

Condition: Very Good


Pages toned. Jacket stained along spine, jacket toned. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 416 pp. Endpapers decorated with maps of the city of Rochester. Part I--The History of Libraries in Rochester and Monroe County: Introduction; Early Library Developments In and Around Rochester; The Reynolds Library; A Free Institution for Self-Education; The University of Rochester Libraries; The Ambrose Swasey Library; St. Bernard's Seminary Library; The Law Library; The Historical Society Library; Special Libraries In and Around Rochester; Aristotle Among the Jesuits. ... View more info

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Genesee Country Scrapbook (Volume XV, June, 1976)

By: Rochester Historical Society

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rochester Historical Society: 1976

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2265409

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers toned, surface tear on spine. 1976 Small Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 153 pp. A collection of photographs and sketches, accompanied by text. View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Vol. VII [Volume 7]

By: The Rochester Historical Society; Foreman, Edward R.; Wiltsie, Charles H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1928

Seller ID: 2289035

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Top page ridge faintly foxed, sticker on front endpaper. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 485 pp. CONTENTS: Illustrations; Officers and Managers, 1928-1929; Presidents from 1861-1928; Forms of Bequests and Devices; Foreword; Discovery of an Audubon Portrait of Col. Nathaniel Rochester, by Edward R. Foreman; Early Masonic History in Rochester, by John B. Mullan; A Forgotten French Loan, by Thomas F. Meehan; American Economic and Diplomatic Frontiers of the Future, by Elon Huntington Hooker; Thomas Morris, by Charles F. Milliken; From Canton to Roche... View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Vol. VII [Volume 7]

By: The Rochester Historical Society; Foreman, Edward R.; Wiltsie, Charles H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1928

Seller ID: 2289036

Condition: Good


No jacket. Stain on top corner of rear board, spine very faintly toned, top and bottom poage ridges very faintly foxed, sticker on front endpaper. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 485 pp. CONTENTS: Illustrations; Officers and Managers, 1928-1929; Presidents from 1861-1928; Forms of Bequests and Devices; Foreword; Discovery of an Audubon Portrait of Col. Nathaniel Rochester, by Edward R. Foreman; Early Masonic History in Rochester, by John B. Mullan; A Forgotten French Loan, by Thomas F. Meehan; American Economic and Diplomatic Frontiers of the Future, by Elon... View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Volume II [2]

By: The Rochester Historical Society; Foreman, Edward R.; Wiltsie, Charles H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1923

Seller ID: 2289037

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Small white smudges on front board, ink name on front paste-down endpaper, pencil name on front endpaper. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxviii, 313 pp. CONTENTS: Dedication Page; Publication Patrons, 1923-1924; Provisions as to Life Patrons, Life Members, and Publication Patrons; Illustrations: Sketch of Rochester in 1827, by Captain Basil Hall, R.N.; Note on Frontispiece; Officers and Managers, 1923-1924; Presidents, from Organization to 1923, Inclusive; Foreword; Note on Lewis Henry Morgan Chapter; Illustration: Home of Lewis Henry Morgan; Lewis He... View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Volume II [2]

By: The Rochester Historical Society; Foreman, Edward R.; Wiltsie, Charles H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1923

Seller ID: 2289038

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Board edges very lightly rubbed. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxviii, 313 pp. CONTENTS: Dedication Page; Publication Patrons, 1923-1924; Provisions as to Life Patrons, Life Members, and Publication Patrons; Illustrations: Sketch of Rochester in 1827, by Captain Basil Hall, R.N.; Note on Frontispiece; Officers and Managers, 1923-1924; Presidents, from Organization to 1923, Inclusive; Foreword; Note on Lewis Henry Morgan Chapter; Illustration: Home of Lewis Henry Morgan; Lewis Henry Morgan, Scientist, Philosopher, Humanist, by Algernon Sidney Crapsey,... View more info

Image for Centennial History of Rochester, New York, Volume II [2] - Home Builders (The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series Vol. XI [Volume 11])

Centennial History of Rochester, New York, Volume II [2] - Home Builders (The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series Vol. XI [Volume 11])

By: The Rochester Historical Society; Foreman, Edward R.; Wiltsie, Charles H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester Historical Society: 1932

Seller ID: 2289040

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Spine head and spine base very lightly rubbed, top page ridge faintly foxed. 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 431 pp. 9 3/8 x 6 1/2. Numerous illustrations. Contents include: A Retrospect of Music in Rochester by Steward B. Sabin; Influence of Women in the Life of Rochester by Mrs. Harriet Brown Dow; The Funny-Bone of Early Rochester by Arthur C. Parker, etc. View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publications Volume XXIII [23]: Part I -- The Life and Works of Jane Marsh Parker; Part II -- Water Power Documents

By: The Rochester Historical Society; McKelvey, Blake; Lane, Marcelle LeMenager, Morgan, Lewis H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1946

Seller ID: 2289039

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Gilt on spine rubbed, top page ridge faintly foxed. 1946 Hard Cover. 166 pp. Part I. The Life and Work of Jane Marsh Parker, by Marcelle LeMenager Lane; Part II. Water Power Documents by Lewis H. Morgan. View more info

Image for The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Volume XXI: Part I--Letters Postmarked Rochester: 1817-1879; Part II--Selected Articles

The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Volume XXI: Part I--Letters Postmarked Rochester: 1817-1879; Part II--Selected Articles

By: [Rochester Historical Society Publications]; McKelvey, Blake

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1943

Seller ID: 2278335

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Near fine. 1943 Hard Cover. 240 pp. The Rochester Historical Society Publication Fund Series, Volume XXI: Part I--Letters Postmarked Rochester: 1817-1879; Part II--Selected Articles. View more info

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The Rochester Historical Society Publications Fund Series, Volume XIX: Charles Williamson: Genesee Promoter--Friend of Anglo-American Rapprochement

By: [Rochester Historical Society]; Cowan, Helen I.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Rochester Historical Society: 1941

Seller ID: 2287055

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. An excellent copy. 1941 Hard Cover. xiv, 356 pp. Gilt titles on spine. CONTENTS: Anglo-American Estrangement; American and British Agents Cross the Atlantic: A Business Accord; British Investments in Genesee Lands: For Speculation and Colonization; Charles Williamson Opens the Susquehanna Trail: An Outpost On the Genesee River; Founding a British Estate in the Genesee Wilderness: Town and County Building; Fear of War on the New York Frontier: Rival Border Nationalism; Genesee Promotion at Its Height: Roads, Mills, Mansions, Newspapers and Politics; Depression and Intrigue at Work: T... View more info