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Historical Sketch of the Chemung Valley, New York: Elmira and Chemung County, and Broome, Herkimer, Livingston, Montgomery, Onondaga, Ontario, Otsego, Schoharie, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, Ulster Counties By T. Apoleon Cheney
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This is a beautifully reprinted edition from New York History Review. Author T. Apoleon Cheney wrote of General John Sullivan's Campaign of 1779, the Iroquois Indians and the history of central New... More > York State. Focuses mostly on Elmira in Chemung County, but also includes history in Broome, Herkimer, Livingston, Montgomery, Onondaga, Ontario, Otsego, Schoharie, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, and Ulster Counties.< Less
2016 Annual Issue By New York History Review
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This is an annual printed issue for writers who specialize in local histories of New York State. Many of your local historical societies don't have the resources to provide a platform for publishing... More > your local history article. Well, we do.< Less
The Modernized International Jewish Cook Book By New York History Review, Florence Kreisler Greenbaum
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This is a new and improved modernized version of an old favorite "The International Jewish Cook Book." Our editors took great care to make sure these recipes can be made in today’s... More > kitchens by today’s cooks. 1400 Favorite recipes of America, Austria, Germany, Russia, France, Poland, Hungary, Romania, England, Serbia, Ireland, Turkey, Spain, and Mexico.< Less
A Soldier’s Story: Prison Life and Other Incidents in the War of 1861-1865 - Elmira Prison Camp By Miles O. Sherrill
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Miles O. Sherrill first published his "A Soldier's Story" in 1904 at the age of 63. He was a young Confederate soldier, and his war journal tells a timeless tale of fresh-faced enthusiasm... More > and patriotism tempered over time by hard work, anguish, and the grueling horrors of warfare. Sherrill was shot and captured at the Spotsylvania Court House, had his leg amputated, and transferred to the Elmira Prison Camp. Special thanks those in both the North and South, for their dedication to preserving the historical integrity of the Elmira Prison Camp.< Less
2015 Annual Issue By New York History Review
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This is an annual printed issue for writers who specialize in local histories of New York State. Many of your local historical societies don't have the resources to provide a platform for publishing... More > your local history article. Well, we do.< Less
German Cookery for the American Home By Ella Oswald
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Heirloom German recipes like your grandmother and great-grandmother made when they emigrated to America. Vintage recipe titles in German and English, but with English instructions. Beautifully... More > reprinted from Emma Oswald's 1910 edition with a NEW help section on preparing these recipes in modern kitchens. Hundreds of vintage recipes including Apfelklösse, Dampfnudeln, Eierstick, Einlauf, Mehlklösse, Kartoffelklösse, Semmelklösse, Tirolklösse, Wiener Knockerl, Fisch Ragout, Karpfen in Bier Sauce, Delikatess Heringe, Seefisch in Bier Sauce, Seeungenrollen, Huhn Fricassee, Hasenbraten, Gänsebraten auf Mecklenbergishe art, Hirschsteaks hit Burgundersauce, Rindfleish mit Apfel, Rinderbrägen, Kalbsbrägen, Ragout Fin in Muscheln, Schweinefleish als Wild, Bratklops, Schinkenscheiben in Burgundersauce, Königsberger Klops, Bayrisch Kraut, Rizi Pizi, Leipziger Allerei, Braune Petersiliakartoffeln, Rotkohl, Sauerkraut, Sauer Kartoffeln, Pfeffernüsse, Mohn Torte, Kaffeekuchen, Marzipan, Stolle, and Berliner Waffeln.< Less
Diary of A Tar Heel Confederate Soldier By Louis Leon
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Louis Leon first published his "Diary of a Tar Heel Confederate Soldier" in 1913 at the age of 72. Louis was a young Confederate soldier, and his war journal tells a timeless tale of... More > fresh-faced enthusiasm and patriotism tempered over time by hard work, anguish, and the grueling horrors of warfare. Louis was captured at the Battle of the Wilderness and was transferred to the Elmira Prison Camp. Special thanks those in both the North and South, for their dedication to preserving the historical integrity of the Elmira Prison Camp.< Less
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, one of Mark Twain's greatest books, was partially written in Elmira, New York. Twain's beloved octagonal study sat at his family's Quarry Farm overlooking Elmira. The... More > study now sits on Elmira College's campus. Twain and his family are buried in Elmira's Woodlawn Cemetery.< Less
Edward's Invitations By Diane Janowski
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The Victorian era was a time of refined sensibilities. Parties and social gatherings provided opportunities to display one’s status and refinement. Central New York was no exception. Young... More > Edward Sayre was invited to lots of parties.< Less
To War and Back - Carl Albert Janowski's Army Diary 1918-1919 By Diane Janowski
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A young soldier's war journal tells a timeless tale of fresh-faced enthusiasm and patriotism tempered over time by hard work, anguish, and the grueling horrors of trench warfare. Carl Albert Janowski... More > described his involvement in the 78th Division (the Lightning Division), 309th Infantry from May 1918 to February 1919 in France.< Less