Skaneateles subject collection, 1831-1985.

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Skaneateles Historical Society (Skaneateles, N.Y.). Skaneateles subject collection, 1831-1985.

Skaneateles subject collection, 1831-1985.

Clippings, articles, research notes, photographs, catalogs, brochures, programs, certificates, pamphlets, receipts, newsletters, broadsides, and correspondence regarding Skaneateles history. Subjects include Community Place, a utopian experiment at Skaneateles, 1843-1846; C.M. Goodspeed and the cultivation of ginseng; hotels; industry; teasels and the teasel industry; organizations; schools; and the Shepard Settlement. Items of note include the minute book of Thorn Hill Farmers' Club, 1862-1867; school atlas of the United States and the world, 1836; freight record book from the steamer GLEN HAVEN, 1889-1895; diary of Maria Merritt from a canal trip to Albany, 1831, and several family letters to Maria, 1837-1838; minute book of the Skaneateles WCTU, 1936-1949; and pocket diaries of Frank Hoyt, Mottville, 1894-1902.

10.5 cubic ft.

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