Around Hunter, New York (Images of America Series)

Around Hunter, New York (Images of America Series)

by Dede Terns-Thorpe, Cyndi LaPierre


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467123518
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 09/28/2015
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,289,371
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Town of Hunter historian Dede Terns-Thorpe and Mountain Top Historical Society (MTHS) president Cyndi LaPierre use vintage images from the MTHS archives and other sources to share the 200-year story of the area, highlighting the resourcefulness of local people earning a living in a wild and beautiful part of New York State.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 The Earliest Settlers 11

2 Building Roads and Growing Villages 17

3 Earning a Living 35

4 Boardinghouses, Resorts, and Railroads 49

5 Community Life 83

6 Good Times 99

Bibliography 126

About the Mountain Top Historical Society 127

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