Local History Books
for Christmas Giving
Order books directly from the listed historical society
Corning - Painted Post Historical Society
59 West Pulteney, Corning NY 14830
Camera on Corning, the photographs of Frank E. Hewitt of
Corning, New York from 1902 to 1917 by Mary Ann Sprague,
125 pp., $20.33 pd.
Looking 200 Years Back on Lindley, 1790-1990,
1891, Corning, N.Y. A business listing, $6.50
The Glenn Curtiss Museum
The Crooked Lake Historical Society
Box 326, Hammondsport, NY 14840
Curtiss: The Hammondsport Era, 1907- 1915
by Louis S. Casey, 237 pp., paperbound, $14.95 postpaid
A History of Hammondsport to 1962 by Laura L.
Swarthout, $2.50 postpaid.
A Century of Hammondsport in Miniature compiled
by F. I. Quick, 1902, $2.50 postpaid.
Ontario County Historical Society
55 North Main St. Canandaiagua, NY 14424
Forgotten Stories of the Finger Lakes: Dramatic Tales of
Fact and Legend by A. Glenn Rogers, $10.00 postpaid.
Glimpses of Canandaigua and the Lake, written
by local residents of historical events, prominent people, and significant
places. 24 pp., $5.50 pd.
History of Ontario County, New York, 1788-1876
by W. H. McIntosh. History of towns, villages and cities with illustrations
and biographical sketches. Reprinted 1976, 276 pp., $40.95 postpaid
All Name Index to History of Ontario County, New York 1788-1876
by McIntosh. 67. pp., $12.00 postpaid.
Prattsburgh Community Historical Society
Box 384, Prattsburgh, NY 14873
175th Anniversary of the Town of Prattsburgh History of
Prattsburgh to 1988, $5.00 postpaid.
The Rochester Historical Society
485 East Ave. Rochester, NY 14607
Woodside's First Family: Silas and Siba Smith,
32 page exhibit catalog, $7.50 postpaid.
Wm. Frisby Fitxhugh by Robert F. McNamara, 36
pp., $8.00 postpaid.
Schuyler County Historical Society
Montour Falls, NY 14865
History of Schuyler County, New York, 1879,
republished by W. E. Morrison, 1976, $37.00 postpaid.
The History of the Town of Catherine, Schuyler County, N.Y.
by Mary Louise Catlin Cleaver, $80.00 postpaid