Voice of the People: Daily Life in the Antebellum Rural Delaware County New York Area


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Centennial History of Delaware County, New York: 1797-1897  edited by David Murray, LL.D.
Provides information on the history of the Delaware County and its people.  Includes a relatively balanced report on the Anti-Rent conflict. A poem, written in 1897, entitled "1997", by Arthur More, Esq., (in the Centennial Celebration section) is quite interesting! From the Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site.

 
Chapters in the history of Delaware County New York  by John D. Monroe.  Published by the Delaware County Historical Association.  1949.
Large PDF files. Chapters on political divisions, roads, and stage coaches and drivers. From the Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site.
 
Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site
Includes online books, genealogical information, and maps.
 
Evolution of Delaware County New York by Shirley Houck. 1995.
Excerpts,  including 15 maps.   Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site.
 
History of Delaware County and Border Wars in New York  by Jay Gould.  1856.
Written when the future railroad magnate was 20 years old.  Includes a section on the Anti-Rent conflict from an Up-Renters point of view. From the Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site.
History of Delaware County by W.W. Munsell 1797-1880 New York: W. W. Munsell & Co. 1880.
Histories of all the towns including early settlers, schools, churches, industries, biographical sketches. From the Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site.

 


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