LOS ANGELES WEST BRANCH
I didn't expect to send you another circular this spring; but it appears that I have written another book!
So many persons have been asking me for something on the...
Farms; Rural; Towpaths; Trees; Color postcards; Panoramic views; Canals; Rivers
Panoramic view of the Mohawk River from John Vedder's Farm in Schenectady, NY. Printing information: card number (12450) in lower right corner; Written message (Erie Canal in Foreground) at bottom of card
A map showing the Midtown Manhattan area in 1867, well before commerce transformed it into skyscrapers and department stores. The farms are being divided into individual allotments to create housing and businesses. Murray Hill area, between 33rd...
Four-page list of "hands on the farm at Terre au Beouf [Boeuf]" [of Louisiana] compiled by S. B. Davis, Mrs. R. Smith, P. C. Wederstrandt, and Henry Thompson. Includes names of 77 slaves listed by gender. List contributed by Thompson also gives...