Centennial history of Pearl River, New York by Knight, Robert P.

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Published by Pearl River Centennial Committee in [Pearl River, N.Y.] .

Written in English

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Statementby Robert Knight.
ContributionsPearl River Centennial Committee.
LC ClassificationsF129.P368 K58
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5080724M
LC Control Number74151705

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Centennial history of Pearl River, New York ( edition) | Open : Commemorates the th anniversary of the naming of the hamlet, Pearl River, located in Rockland County, NY, at the New Jersey border. In Julius Braunsdorf purchased land in an area known as Muddy Creek.

He designed a street layout for the hamlet and in established the Aetna Sewing Machine : Robert Knight. This collection includes images, documents, and ephemera relating to the formation and development of Pearl River, New York.

Items of interest include materials related to the history of local organizations such as Dexter Laboratories, the public library, and local schools. Pearl River was part of a royal land patent issued to two New York businessmen, Daniel Honan, the accountant general of New Amsterdam, and Michael Hawdon, a friend of the infamous Captain Kidd.

Immigrants later settled in areas they called Nauraushaun, Middletown, Pascack, Sickletown, Orangeville, and Muddy : History of the Pearl river cemetery and other abandoned cemeteries located in Pearl River, New York on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

History of the Pearl river cemetery and other abandoned cemeteries located in Pearl River, New YorkFormat: Paperback. Aero-view of Pearl River, New York, Reproduction aero-view map of Pearl River, New York, drawn by Rene Cinquin and published by Hughes & Bailey in Pearl River is a hamlet in Rockland County that was founded on the abandoned flood plains of the Muddy Brook by Julius Braunsdorf in the s.

Braunsdorf was an inventor, city planner and builder, a humanitarian and businessman. The second largest hamlet in New York State, Pearl River is part of the Town of Orangetown and is administered by the Orangetown Government. It has not had its own government since it was founded.

George Potanovic, who wrote a history of the Pearl River site, said Ernst Lederle's experience as New York City's health commissioner in the. Ina bowling alley proprietor from Pearl River, New York named George Beckerle often had problems obtaining enough pinboys.

One of his bowlers, Gottfried Schmidt worked across the street at a factory which made machinery for the paper folding industry. Wanted: Pearl River Centennial Plate - Pearl River, NY - The rules of replying: Be respectful. This is a space for friendly local discussions. Pearl River School District Archives Mission Statement: Established inunder the auspices of the Pearl River Alumni Association, to collect and preserve artifacts and archival materials relating to the Pearl River School District.

These materials are available to. New York State and Census Marriage, Mortality; and Soldier Mortality records: Images available online at New York State Census, and New York State Census, Click on the link to go to the page, then click on the ‘Browse through images’ link and select your county, then select an ancestor's town and browse to the end of the population schedule until you find.

Bob shared his intense knowledge of the history of Rockland County with his fellow citizens giving many public lectures as well as writing numerous articles on Rockland's history.

He authored the. Phone: Fax: 80 Franklin Ave Pearl River, NY Driving Directions. On Jthe citizens of Pearl River voted to petition the state of Louisiana for incorporation as the “Village of Pearl River”, a request which was granted nearly a decade later, onby governor Newton Crain Blanchard, with G.W.

Fuller as the first village slowly modernized over the course of the next half century, acquiring the land for a courthouse in. The Pearl River is a river in the U.S.

states of Mississippi and forms in Neshoba County, Mississippi from the confluence of Nanih Waiya and Tallahaga creeks. and has a meander length of miles ( km). The lower part of the river forms part of the boundary between Mississippi and Louisiana. It turns out the most Irish place in New York is Pearl River in Rockland County.

A full 52% of residents in this suburban hamlet north of New York City claim Irish ancestry based on. New Arrivals Home › New Arrivals 16 results Sort by: Featured Best Selling Price, low to high Price, high to low Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Date, old to new Date, new to old.

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Run tenant background checks, credit checks, eviction history, and more. The area was originally called Muddy Brook, but was renamed aboutafter a local resident said he had discovered pearls in mussels from the waterway, according to Robert P. The New City Library has the book, "Centennial History of Pearl River, New York" which mentions Muddy Creek vs.

Pearl River. (Other RCLS libraries have it, too, but I think New City is the only one that lets you check it out.) - HiFiGuy22 February (UTC). 12/09/ You are all invited to attend the Christmas Luncheon of the Pearl River County Historical Society, to be held on Wednesday, December 11 at.

Aero-view of Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Knight authored, co-authored or edited many news articles and four books about the history of Rockland County, including "The Centennial History of Pearl River," "The History of Cemeteries of.

These materials, drawn from the New-York Historical Society’s New York African Free School Collection, explore the experiences of African American children in early-nineteenth-century New York.

Inat a time when slavery was crucial to the prosperity and expansion of New York, this school was created by the New York Manumission Society. Pearl River, river in the southern United States, rising in east-central Mississippi and flowing southwestward, through Jackson, the capital of the state, then generally southward into Louisiana, past Bogalusa, and emptying into Mississippi Sound on the Gulf of of Picayune, Miss., the river divides into two streams: the East Pearl, which enters the sound near Grand Island, and the.

I first discovered Pearl River almost 20 years ago, when it was on the second floor at Canal and Broadway. The place was dark but packed with all sorts of neat knick knacks and household items.

Then, it moved to Broadway north of Canal, to a large and bright new space.4/ TripAdvisor reviews. The Pearl River County Courthouse is known as a P. Krouse design from However, the Ma issue, Vol Number 12 of Engineering News has a listing in the Buildings: Proposed Work section on page reading: “Miss., Poplarville – Plans being prepared by N.

Overstreet, Jackson, for courthouse for Pearl River County. View businesses, restaurants, and shopping in. Read reviews and get directions to where you want to go. This book provided a comprehensive history of the state of New York through unique objects.

Each object was introduced and it's significance to New York history was explained. It was an interesting and easily digestible way to learn about my home state. Great coffee table book or gift for the native New /5(44). Browse the most recent Pearl River, New York obituaries and condolences.

Celebrate and remember the lives we have lost in Pearl River, New York. During the next five years he supported himself as a laborer and journalist in New York City, all the time working on his first novel, Cup of Gold (). After marriage and a move to Pacific Grove, he published two California books, The Pastures of Heaven () and To a God Unknown (), and worked on short stories later collected in The.

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“There it lay, the great pearl, perfect as the moon.” One of Steinbeck’s most taught works, The Pearl is the story of the Mexican diver Kino, whose discovery of a magnificent pearl from the Gulf beds means the promise of a better life for his impoverished family.

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Pearl River pictures: Check out Tripadvisor members' candid photos and videos of landmarks, hotels, and attractions in Pearl River. New York: N Middletown Road Ste, Pearl River, NY New Jersey: Godwin Avenue, Midland Park, NJ Book an Appointment Google. The new name, Centennial Plaza & Festival Market Place, is reflective of both its historic beginning and the city’s plans to develop the prime real estate for tourism and community use.On December 7,an NBC radio affiliate in Honolulu made an urgent phone call to New York.

In it, he begins to describe what the world would later know as the attack on Pearl Harbor. Pearl River Mart Foods is open every Wednesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the lower level of Chelsea Market. Customers can reserve a .

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