Monthly Archives: January 2017

Sullivan County, New York

I wanted to share some information I received about the county in which I grew up, Sullivan County, New York…my hometown was Livingston Manor, named after Edward Livingston, relative of Richard Livingston who helped draft the Constitution…the county seat is … Continue reading

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The House Where Ann Bassett Died

I am so excited, and have to get this out, somewhere…since no one in the world really cares, but… Anyway, Butch Cassidy’s long time friend and lover was Ann Bassett, the “Queen of the Rustlers…she moved to Leeds, Utah, and … Continue reading

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A Journey In the Seabord Slave States

A JOURNEY in the SEABOARD SLAVE STATES, WITH REMARKS ON THEIR ECONOMY By Frederick Law Olmstead… CONTENTS Journey to the Seaboard Slave States Chapter I – VIRGINIA Slave Labor – Overseers – A Coal Mine – Negro and English Miners – valuable Servants – … Continue reading

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