Tuesday, October 6, 2020

1892 - Germans not welcome

Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, USA

1838 - Stage Accident
The Albany mail stage from Greenfield, N. Y. was precipitated into the Green river, on Thursday last, by the bridge giving way. The passengers, fortunately escaped without injury, but the driver was... Read MORE...

The Sun -  Baltimore, Maryland -  October 6, 1838

John Snyder

Visit Scipio, New York, USA!

Ware, Massachusetts, USA

We learn from a correspondent of the Worcester Telegraph that the most destructive fire that has ever occurred in Ware Village, visited that place on Tuesday morning. Three blocks of stores situated... Read MORE...

Barre Patriot -  Barre, Massachusetts -  October 6, 1848

Lee, Massachusetts, USA

1892 - Train Crashes into Wagon
A south-bound express on the Housatonic Railroad crashed into a wagon belonging to Capt. J. S. Barnes of Lenox at Lee, Mass., yesterday afternoon, instantly killing the occupants of the wagon. Capt.... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  October 6, 1892

Longueuil, Québec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-Longueuil)

1892  Germans not welcome

The Canadian town of Longueuil, it is announced has decided to prohibit any one speaking German from landing there, and keeps a fire-engine on duty to play hot water on any such intruder.

Times-Picayune -  Louisiana -  October 6, 1892

 America - Did you know? 1773: Boston Tea Party: Group of colonial patriots disguised as Mohawk Indians board three ships in ...Read MORE...


 Quebec - Did you know? Behind each habitant"s house was a small addition used as a storeroom. Not far away were the barn...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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Visit Old Saybrook, Connecticut, USA!

Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.

Bel-Air Manor, Old Saybrook, Conn.
Died October 6


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