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BILL & KAREN CAMPOLA <[log in to unmask]>
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A LISTSERV list for discussions pertaining to New York State history." <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 16 Nov 1999 20:02:53 -0500
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> Would love to see any discussion on the list, as I am looking for information
> on the Sacandaga Patent.  My ancestor had a farm within that area.
> Mary Slack Maynard
> >>Dear Sir, I am a teacher of fourth grade in Baldwin, NY.  . I am
> interested in teaching my class about a major event in the development
> of NY in the 20th century. I am trying to find primary source
> information from the time of the first proposal of the Reservoir through
> its completion and opening.  I suppose this would include any newspaper
> or magazine articles, firsthand accounts, community reactions in the
> form of meeting minutes, community notices, etc.  In short, any
> documents from the period of the late 1920s through the early 1930s
> that relate to the Great Sacandaga Reservoir would be extremely
> helpful.  Would you possibly have any ideas or resouces that could be of
> assistance to me?>>

Sacandaga Patent????  I'm familiar with the Saratoga Patent but not the Sacandaga
Patent.    Karen Campola