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Comley"s history of the state of New York

embracing a general review of her agricultural and mineralogical resources, her manufacturing industries, trade and commerce, together with a description of her great metropolis, from its settlement by the Dutch, in 1609.

by W. J. Comley

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Published by Comley brothers" manufacturing and publishing co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (State) -- Biography,
    • New York (State) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy W. J. Comley. Also, an encyclopædia of biography of some of the old settlers, and many of her most prominent professional and business men.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF119 .C73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[25]-124, [327]-656 p.
      Number of Pages656
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6927352M
      LC Control Number03011790
      OCLC/WorldCa691381

      A story of resistance, power and politics as revealed through New York City’s complex history of police brutalityThe killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri was the catalyst for a national conversation about race, policing, and injustice. A History of New York, in full A History of New York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty, by Diedrich Knickerbocker, a satirical history by Washington Irving, published in and revised in , , and Originally intended as a burlesque of historiography and heroic styles of epic poetry, the work became more serious as the author proceeded.

        The Encyclopedia of New York City, by Kenneth T. Jackson et al. Simply the most comprehensive overview of the city’s history—its neighborhoods, politicians, fires, bridges, and on . New York State Historical Association in partnership with State University of New York, College at Oneonta. Submitted articles should deal in an original fashion with the history of the state. Articles that deal with the history of other areas, or with general American history must have a File Size: KB.

      The State of New York does not imply approval of the listed destinations, warrant the accuracy of any information set out in those destinations, or endorse any opinions expressed therein. External web sites operate at the direction of their respective owners who should be contacted directly with questions regarding the content of these sites. George J. Lankevich has written more than thirty books, has contributed many articles to The Encyclopedia of New York City, and is the author of Postcards from Times Square, Postcards from Manhattan, and New York City: A Short History (NYU Press). Professor emeritus of history at Bronx Community College, he lives in Manhasset, New York.


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