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Genesee Valley Hunt

SUNY Geneseo

Dates of Original: c. 1890 - 1910

Foxhunting is a sport which involves tracking a fox with the aid of trained hounds typically while riding horseback. It originates from 16th century England. The Genesee Valley Hunt was established in 1876 and is still practiced today.

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Ellis Hospital Collection

Schenectady County Historical Society

Dates of Original: 1885-1985

This collection contains photographs of Ellis Hospital, which is located in Schenectady, NY. Ellis Hospital opened on March 27, 1893 after local businessman Charles G. Ellis bequeathed $25,000 in order to open the hospital. During the early 1900s, Ellis Hospital kept pace with Schenectady's population boom and moved to several locations in order to expand. It's current location on Nott Street was built in 1906. Several additions and expansions would be built just to keep up with Schenectady's population and their injuries and illnesses.

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Zonta International

University at Buffalo Libraries - Digital Collections

Dates of Original: 1924-2010

Formed in 1919, the Zonta Club of Buffalo was the first club in what is now Zonta International, a leading global organization of women professionals.

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Huntington Historical Photographs

Huntington Public Library

Dates of Original: c.1900-1967

The photographs were taken by Benjamin Sargent Conklin, a noted photographer in and around Huntington, L. I. in the early 20th century, was born in Huntington 29 August 1873 and died 22 November 1964.

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