Author: Frederick J. Seaver
Publisher: Albany, NY , J. B. Lyon Co.
Year published: 1918
Citation: Seaver, Frederick J., Historical Sketches of Franklin County, Albany, NY: J. B. Lyon Co., 1918
What it covers: A detailed, if dated, history of the towns of Franklin County (with a surprising amount of detail about what was then the present). With articles on:
- The St. Regis Mohawk Reservation
- Franklin County in the War of 1812
- Various scandals of the time
- Arsenal Green, in Malone
- The Underground Railroad
- The Development of Transportation in the area
- The Fenian Raids
- Biographical Sketches of Eleazer Williams (a "False Dauphin"), Luther Bradish, William Almon Wheeler, and many lesser lights.
Lacks an index.
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