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History of Schenectady

by Van Santvoord

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INDEX Aelplatts Creek, 00 Aiken, Rev. Charles A., 00 Albany (see also Fort Orange), 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Albany and Schenectady turnpike, 00 Albany and Susquehanna Railroad, 00 Albany College of Pharmacy, 00 Albany County, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Albany road, 00 Albany street, 00 Algonquin, 00, 00 alluvium, 00 Aqueduct, 00, 00 batteau, 00 battle of Fort George, 00 Beaverwyck, 00 Becker, W.T., 0 Belgium, 0 Beukendaal, 00 Binne Kill, 00, 00, 00, 00 birdseye limestone, 0, 00 bluestone, 00, 00, 00, 00 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railroad, 00, 00, 00 bouwland, 00, 00, 00 Bradt, Aaron, 00 Braman's Corners, 00, 00 Brandywine avenue, 00 Brandywine creek, 00 broom (manufacture), 00 Burr, Theodore, 00 Canada, 00, 00, 00 canal, 00, 00 captives (of Indians), 00 Catskills, 00 Caughnawaga (see also Sault Saunt Louis), 00 Cayugas, 00 Centre street, 00 Charles V, Emperor, 0 Chaughtanoonda Creek, 00 cheese factory, 00 Chippewa, 00 Chuctanunda Creek, 00, 00 Church street, 00, 00, 00, 00 Civil War, 00 clay, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00 Co-nisti-gio-ne (see also Niskayuna), 00 coal, 00 College Hill, 00 College street, 00 Columbia County, 00 Corlard [Schenectady], 00, 00 Corry, William, 00 Corry's Bush, 00 Courcelles, 00 Cowhorn Creek, 00 Crabb's Kill, 00 d'Iberville, 00, 00 Dailleboust de Mantet, 00, 00 de Montesson, 00 de Monseignat, Mons., 00 de Montigny, 00 Delavan building, 00 Delaware and Hudson Canal Company Railroad, 00, 00, 00 Detroit, 00 Dongan, Governor, 00 Duane, James, 00, 00 Duanesburgh, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Duanesburgh Churches, 00 Durham (canal boat), 00 Dutch East India Company, 0 Dutch Republic, 0 Dutch West India Cornpany, 00 Eaton's Corners, 00 Edison Electric Light Company, 00 Edison Electric Works, 00 Edwards, Jonathan (the younger), 00 Engine Hill, 00 England, 00 Erie Canal, 00, 00, 00, 00 Featherstonehaugh Lake, 00 Ferry street, 00, 00, 00 Fort Orange ( se also Albany), 0, 00, 00, 00 Fort Stanwix, 00 French, 00 Front street, 00, 00 Gifford's, 00 Gilbert Car Company, 00 Gilbert Car Works of Troy, 00 Glen, Alexander Lindsay, 00, 00 Glen, John Alexander, 00, 00 Glenville, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Glenville Corners, 00 gravel, 00 Great Flat (Groote Vlachte), 00, 00 Green street, 00 grist mill, 00, 00, 00, 00 Groot's Creek, 00 Halsey, C.S., 0 Handelaers (Traders) street, 00 Hickok, Rev. Laurens P., 00 High Mills, 00 Hoffman's Ferry, 00 Holland, 0, 00 Hudson, Henry, 0 Hudson River, 00, 00, 00 Hudson River Railroad, 00 Hudson shales, 0 Ingoldsby, George, 00 Inland Navigation Company, 00 Iroquois, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 James II, King of England, 00 Jesuit missionaries, 00 Johnson, Sir William, 00 Jones Car Company, 00 Kelly's, 00 kora, 00 kora-kowa, 00 Lake Champlain, 00 Lake Ontario, 00 Lancaster School System, 00 Landon, Hon. Judson S. LL. D., 00 Le Moyne de Sainte Helene, 00, 00 Leisler, Jacob, 00 Lion street, 00 Lisha's Kill, 00 Little Falls, 00 locks, 00 Mackinaw, 00 Main Union School building, 00 Manhattan Island, 0 Maria Pond, 00, 00 Mariaville, 0, 00, 00 Martelaers (Martyrs) street, 00 Maxey, Rev. Johnathan, 00 Mohawk and Hudson Railroad, 00 Mohawk bridge, 00, 00 Mohawk River, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Mohawk valley, 00, 00 Mohawks, 00, 00, 00 Mohawkville, 00, 00, 00 Monmouth (battle of), 00 Montgomery County, 0, 00, 00, 00 Montreal, 00, 00 Netherlands, 0, 0 New Amsterdam, 00 New England, 00 New Netherlands, 0, 00, 00, 00 New York, 00, 00 New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railroad, 00 New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, 00 New York Central Railroad, 00, 00, 00 New York city, 0, 00, 00, 00 Niagara, 00 Niskayuna, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Niskayuna street, 0, 00, 00, 00 Norman's Kill, 0, 00, 00, 00 Nott, Eliphalet, 00 Nott Terrace building, 00 oil mill, 00 Old French War, 00 Oneidas, 00 Onondagas, 00 Oriskany (battle of), 00 Oswego, 00 Oswego River, 00 Park Place building, 00 patroons, 00, 00 Pattersonville, 00, 00, 00, 00 Pennsylvania, 00 Platte Kill, 00, 00 Poetens Kill, 00 Potter, Eliphalet Nott, 00 Prince, James, 00 Princetown, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Quaker street, 00, 00, 00 Quaker Street Depot, 00 Quaker Street on the Hill, 00 Quebec, 00 Queen Victoria, 00 quit-rents, 00 Rensselaer County, 00 Rensselaerwyck, 00, 00 Revolutionary War, 00, 00, 00 Romans, 0 Rome, 00 Romeyn, Dirck, 00 Rotterdam, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Rotterdam Junction, 00, 00 Roy's Shawl Factory, 00 Rynex Corners, 00 Sand-sea Kill, 00, 00 Saratoga (battle of), 00 Saratoga County, 0, 00, 00 Sault Saint Louis, 00 saw mill, 00, 00 Schau-naugh-ta-da (see also Schenectady), 0 Schenectady, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady and Duanesburgh Railroad, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady and Saratoga Railroad, 00 Schenectady and Troy Railroad, 00 Schenectady County, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady Locomotive Works, 00 Schermerhorn's Mill, 00 Schoharie county, 0, 00, 00 Schoharie Creek, 0, 00 Schuyler, Gen. Philip, 00, 00 Scotia, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Scotland, 00 Senecas, 00 slate, 00, 00, 00, 00 Smith, Rev. John Blair, 00 South Schenectady, 00, 00, 00 Spain, 0 St. Lawrence River, 00 State street (see Martelaers Street), 00 stockades, or palisades, 00 Stuyvesant, Governor, 00 Sweet Hill creek, 00 Tassemaker, Rev. Peter, 00 Towereuna hill, 0 Tracy. French Governor, 00 Troy, 00 Troy and Schenectady Railroad, 00 Troy and Schenectady turnpike, 00 Tuscaroras, 00 Union Classical Institute, 00, 00 Union College, 0, 00, 00, 00 Union School (building), 00, 00 Union street, 00, 00, 00, 00 Union University, 00 Utica, 00 Utica and Schenectady Railroad, 00 Van Curler (or Corlaer), Arent, 00, 00, 00, 00 Van Rensselaer, Killian, 00, 00 Van Santvoord, C.W., 0 War of 0000, 00 Washington (street) avenue, 00, 00 Watervliet, 00 West Shore Railroad, 00, 00 West Troy, 00 Western Turnpike, 00, 00 Westinghouse Company, 00 William and Mary, English Monarchs, 00 Woestina, 00 Wood Creek, 00, 00 Yorktown (battle of), 00 INDEX Aelplatts Creek, 00 Aiken, Rev. Charles A., 00 Albany (see also Fort Orange), 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Albany and Schenectady turnpike, 00 Albany and Susquehanna Railroad, 00 Albany College of Pharmacy, 00 Albany County, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Albany road, 00 Albany street, 00 Algonquin, 00, 00 alluvium, 00 Aqueduct, 00, 00 batteau, 00 battle of Fort George, 00 Beaverwyck, 00 Becker, W.T., 0 Belgium, 0 Beukendaal, 00 Binne Kill, 00, 00, 00, 00 birdseye limestone, 0, 00 bluestone, 00, 00, 00, 00 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railroad, 00, 00, 00 bouwland, 00, 00, 00 Bradt, Aaron, 00 Braman's Corners, 00, 00 Brandywine avenue, 00 Brandywine creek, 00 broom (manufacture), 00 Burr, Theodore, 00 Canada, 00, 00, 00 canal, 00, 00 captives (of Indians), 00 Catskills, 00 Caughnawaga (see also Sault Saunt Louis), 00 Cayugas, 00 Centre street, 00 Charles V, Emperor, 0 Chaughtanoonda Creek, 00 cheese factory, 00 Chippewa, 00 Chuctanunda Creek, 00, 00 Church street, 00, 00, 00, 00 Civil War, 00 clay, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00 Co-nisti-gio-ne (see also Niskayuna), 00 coal, 00 College Hill, 00 College street, 00 Columbia County, 00 Corlard [Schenectady], 00, 00 Corry, William, 00 Corry's Bush, 00 Courcelles, 00 Cowhorn Creek, 00 Crabb's Kill, 00 d'Iberville, 00, 00 Dailleboust de Mantet, 00, 00 de Montesson, 00 de Monseignat, Mons., 00 de Montigny, 00 Delavan building, 00 00 00 Delaware and Hudson Canal Company Railroad, 00, 00, 00 Detroit, 00 Dongan, Governor, 00 Duane, James, 00, 00 Duanesburgh, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Duanesburgh Churches, 00 Durham (canal boat), 00 Dutch East India Company, 0 Dutch Republic, 0 Dutch West India Cornpany, 00 Eaton's Corners, 00 Edison Electric Light Company, 00 Edison Electric Works, 00 Edwards, Jonathan (the younger), 00 Engine Hill, 00 England, 00 Erie Canal, 00, 00, 00, 00 Featherstonehaugh Lake, 00 Ferry street, 00, 00, 00 Fort Orange ( se also Albany), 0, 00, 00, 00 Fort Stanwix, 00 French, 00 Front street, 00, 00 Gifford's, 00 Gilbert Car Company, 00 Gilbert Car Works of Troy, 00 Glen, Alexander Lindsay, 00, 00 Glen, John Alexander, 00, 00 Glenville, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Glenville Corners, 00 gravel, 00 Great Flat (Groote Vlachte), 00, 00 Green street, 00 grist mill, 00, 00, 00, 00 Groot's Creek, 00 Halsey, C.S., 0 Handelaers (Traders) street, 00 Hickok, Rev. Laurens P., 00 High Mills, 00 Hoffman's Ferry, 00 Holland, 0, 00 Hudson, Henry, 0 Hudson River, 00, 00, 00 Hudson River Railroad, 00 Hudson shales, 0 Ingoldsby, George, 00 Inland Navigation Company, 00 Iroquois, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 James II, King of England, 00 Jesuit missionaries, 00 Johnson, Sir William, 00 Jones Car Company, 00 Kelly's, 00 kora, 00 kora-kowa, 00 Lake Champlain, 00 Lake Ontario, 00 Lancaster School System, 00 Landon, Hon. Judson S. LL. D., 00 Le Moyne de Sainte Helene, 00, 00 Leisler, Jacob, 00 Lion street, 00 Lisha's Kill, 00 00 00 Little Falls, 00 locks, 00 Mackinaw, 00 Main Union School building, 00 Manhattan Island, 0 Maria Pond, 00, 00 Mariaville, 0, 00, 00 Martelaers (Martyrs) street, 00 Maxey, Rev. Johnathan, 00 Mohawk and Hudson Railroad, 00 Mohawk bridge, 00, 00 Mohawk River, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Mohawk valley, 00, 00 Mohawks, 00, 00, 00 Mohawkville, 00, 00, 00 Monmouth (battle of), 00 Montgomery County, 0, 00, 00, 00 Montreal, 00, 00 Netherlands, 0, 0 New Amsterdam, 00 New England, 00 New Netherlands, 0, 00, 00, 00 New York, 00, 00 New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railroad, 00 New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, 00 New York Central Railroad, 00, 00, 00 New York city, 0, 00, 00, 00 Niagara, 00 Niskayuna, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Niskayuna street, 0, 00, 00, 00 Norman's Kill, 0, 00, 00, 00 Nott, Eliphalet, 00 Nott Terrace building, 00 oil mill, 00 Old French War, 00 Oneidas, 00 Onondagas, 00 Oriskany (battle of), 00 Oswego, 00 Oswego River, 00 Park Place building, 00 patroons, 00, 00 Pattersonville, 00, 00, 00, 00 Pennsylvania, 00 Platte Kill, 00, 00 Poetens Kill, 00 Potter, Eliphalet Nott, 00 Prince, James, 00 Princetown, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Quaker street, 00, 00, 00 Quaker Street Depot, 00 Quaker Street on the Hill, 00 Quebec, 00 Queen Victoria, 00 quit-rents, 00 Rensselaer County, 00 Rensselaerwyck, 00, 00 Revolutionary War, 00, 00, 00 Romans, 0 Rome, 00 Romeyn, Dirck, 00 Rotterdam, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 00 00 Rotterdam Junction, 00, 00 Roy's Shawl Factory, 00 Rynex Corners, 00 Sand-sea Kill, 00, 00 Saratoga (battle of), 00 Saratoga County, 0, 00, 00 Sault Saint Louis, 00 saw mill, 00, 00 Schau-naugh-ta-da (see also Schenectady), 0 Schenectady, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady and Duanesburgh Railroad, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady and Saratoga Railroad, 00 Schenectady and Troy Railroad, 00 Schenectady County, 0, 0, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Schenectady Locomotive Works, 00 Schermerhorn's Mill, 00 Schoharie county, 0, 00, 00 Schoharie Creek, 0, 00 Schuyler, Gen. Philip, 00, 00 Scotia, 00, 00, 00, 00, 00 Scotland, 00 Senecas, 00 slate, 00, 00, 00, 00 Smith, Rev. John Blair, 00 South Schenectady, 00, 00, 00 Spain, 0 St. Lawrence River, 00 State street (see Martelaers Street), 00 stockades, or palisades, 00 Stuyvesant, Governor, 00 Sweet Hill creek, 00 Tassemaker, Rev. Peter, 00 Towereuna hill, 0 Tracy. French Governor, 00 Troy, 00 Troy and Schenectady Railroad, 00 Troy and Schenectady turnpike, 00 Tuscaroras, 00 Union Classical Institute, 00, 00 Union College, 0, 00, 00, 00 Union School (building), 00, 00 Union street, 00, 00, 00, 00 Union University, 00 Utica, 00 Utica and Schenectady Railroad, 00 Van Curler (or Corlaer), Arent, 00, 00, 00, 00 Van Rensselaer, Killian, 00, 00 Van Santvoord, C.W., 0 War of 0000, 00 Washington (street) avenue, 00, 00 Watervliet, 00 West Shore Railroad, 00, 00 West Troy, 00 Western Turnpike, 00, 00 Westinghouse Company, 00 William and Mary, English Monarchs, 00 Woestina, 00 Wood Creek, 00, 00 Yorktown (battle of), 00 00 00