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Forgotten stories of the Finger Lakes

A. Glenn Rogers

Forgotten stories of the Finger Lakes

Dramatic tales of fact and legend

by A. Glenn Rogers

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Published by Ontario County Historical Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Finger Lakes Region,
  • Finger Lakes Region (N.Y.),
  • History,
  • Legends

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11540635M
    ISBN 10094119809X
    ISBN 109780941198097
    OCLC/WorldCa21394604

    Finger Lakes As the birthplace of the women’s rights movement, the home of Frederick Douglass and the site of one of the largest historic villages in the nation, the Finger Lakes region provides visitors with a variety of opportunities to learn about the people and events seminal to American history.


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Glenn Rogers. Published by Ontario County Historical Society. Written in EnglishPages: forgotten stories of the finger lakes Download forgotten stories of the finger lakes or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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The book was obviously well researched, with engaging stories and loaded with pictures. The tales range from Native American myths to the life of an irrepressible vintner(and his goat)to where to find a slice of Susan B. Anthony's /5. This book contains twenty-one legends of the Finger Lakes Region, three each on seven topics: lake legends, evil legends, geographical legends, ethereal legends, native origin legends, destiny legends, and self-sacrifice legends.

The book also includes seventy-six stories Brand: Cameo Press. Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region by Klees, Emerson This book contains twenty-one legends of the Finger Lakes Region, three each on seven topics: lake legends, evil legends, geographical legends, ethereal legends, native origin legends, destiny legends, and self-sacrifice legends.

Book Summary. In the forthcoming A Companion Guide Book to A Romance Map of the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York, historians and Finger Lakes natives Richard Vang and Michael Schmidt will explore the history and legends of this fabled region through the unique and interesting details of the classic illustrated famous for its farms and wineries, the Finger Lakes is also home to.

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An estimated 1, of the 2, passengers were killed when one of the ship’s four boilers exploded, and the Sultana sank not far from Memphis, Tennessee. The reason that this disaster was mostly forgotten by history is because it took place soon after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.

Photograph courtesy of Mrs. Pearl Holman as seen in “Forgotten Stories of the Finger Lakes” It all began on July 2, It was a hot day, and the workmen, who were widening the carriage drive to the upper glen at Taughannock Falls, a few miles southeast of Trumansburg, were wishing for cooler weather.

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Glen Rogers wrote a book titled Forgotten Stories of the Finger Lakes in which he stated that the layout of the stoneworks were not suitable for a fort. He suggests that Jesuits might have built the stoneworks, but admits that this is inconsistent with the fact. Many Finger Lakes towns and villages, and all of the lakes themselves bear names derived from Native American languages.

When the New World erupted in revolution, most of the Iroquois tribes sided with the British, and this had tragic repercussions for the Iroquois who were driven from the Finger Lakes by attacks from the Continental Army of. Buy a cheap copy of Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes book by Emerson Klees.

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Glenn Rogers began by writing, “Finger Lakes pioneers have, indeed, played an. Book Barn of the Finger Lakes, Dryden, New York. likes. "WORLD FAMOUS" This historic farmstead's 3 red & green striped barns contain 2 1/2 miles of shelving in /5(38).

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My name is Meredith and I grew up in the Finger Lakes, but I never really grasped beauty and charms of the area until I moved away.

After spending a few years out of state, the beauty of the Finger Lakes eventually lured me back home. Now I use this blog to share adventures in the Finger Lakes. But the forgotten trunks and suitcases found in an attic at the abandoned Willard Psychiatric Center in the Finger Lakes region of New York Author: Patricia Cohen.

Ghosts and Hauntings of the Finger Lakes. Search for: LOGIN 0 View Cart. Toggle navigation. BOOKS; STATES. California Ghosts and Hauntings of the Finger Lakes tells the stories behind the most supernatural sites around the shores of New York's famous Finger Lakes.

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Roz Murphy's novel Bob at the Lake is the funny, touching story of a woman creating a new life for herself at the lake-- Crooked Lake in the Finger Lakes-- with the help of her personal ghost Bob. Murphy is a wonderful storyteller and she knows the Finger Lakes inside and out/5.

Books tell how wineries took hold in Finger Lakes Correspondent Published p.m. ET Oct. 13, | Updated p.m. ET Oct. 13, Winemaker Hermann Wiemer. Book Look: Reading Reviews The books reviewed in this issue offer something for all seasons and all ages. The topics covered are favorites of Finger Lakes writers – from wine to honey, glacial rocks to short-lived mayflies, the Civil War to the 20th century, and the natural world and the history of the region.

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T his Bold Decision: The Story of Finger Lakes Community College. The commemorative book's title, "This Bold Decision: The Story of Finger Lakes Community College," is a reference to the Ontario County Board of Supervisors' decision to create the college and is taken from the inauguration speech of the college's first president, Roy Satre.

Camp Seneca Lake has provided children entering grades with over 90 summers of fun, friends and cherished memories.

Our beautiful wooded acres in the Finger Lakes region of New York State provide the ideal backdrop for camp. Campers participate in a variety of exciting areas, including waterfront (skiing, sailing, wakeboarding and more.

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