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Historical Newspaper Research for New York State Ancestors
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Settlers of the Beekman Patent in 18th-Century Dutchess County, New York
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The Erie Canal: "Mother of Cities"
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Early Nineteenth-Century Welsh Immigrants in Upper New York State
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New York State Census Records
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New York State Vital Records: The Legacy of Gertrude Audrey Barber
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The Vosburgh Collection of Congregational Church Records
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Earliest Records of Western New York State
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Early Palatine Families of New York
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New York State Cemeteries: A Finding Aid
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