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A History of the Schenectady Patent in the Dutch and English Times

being contributions toward a history of the lower Mohawk Valley

[This information is from A History of the Schenectady Patent in the Dutch and English Times; being contributions toward a history of the lower Mohawk Valley by Jonathan Pearson, A. M. and others, edited by J. W. MacMurray, A. M., U. S. A. (Albany, NY: J. Munsell's Sons, Printers, 1883). It is in the Schenectady Collection of the Schenectady County Public Library at Schdy R 974.744 P36, and copies are also available for borrowing.]

[Copies of this book are available from the Schenectady County Historical Society.]

[Thanks to Scott Monje for help with some Dutch language details.]

Contents

  1. Table of Values (iv)
  2. Illustrations (v)
  3. Preface (the Editor) (ix)
  4. Sketch of Prof. Pearson (Rev. George Alexander) (xv)
  5. Introduction (Prof. Pearson) (1)
  6. Division of Lands (Prof. Pearson) (58)
  7. Adult Freeholders (Prof. Pearson) (82)
  8. Indian Wars on the Border (Prof. Pearson) (231)
  9. Burning of Schenectady (Prof. Pearson) (244)
  10. Indian Wars on the Border (Prof. Pearson) (271)
  11. Old French War (Prof. Pearson) (290)
  12. Fortifications and Garrisons (Prof. Pearson and the Editor) (304)
  13. The Reformed Nether Dutch Church (Prof. Pearson and the Editor) (334)
  14. The English Church (the Editor) (389)
  15. The Presbyterian Church (Rev. T. G. Darling) (399)
  16. Indian Trade (Prof. Pearson and the Editor) (409)
  17. The Borough (Prof. Pearson) (426)
  18. The Schenectady Academy and Union College (433)
  19. "Schenectady" (the Editor) (436)
  20. Houses in Ancient Albany County (the Editor) (441)
  21. Appendices (the Editor) (451)
  22. Index (455)

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