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Back To Before, Charles Itzin, Editor

Anecdotes from the 20th century in Cayuga County issued for the county bicentennial in 1999 this handsome volume details life in Cayuga County- the first electric chair at Auburn prison, the big top circus tent collapse and many happier memories too.
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Fair Haven Folks And Folklore by Raymond Sant

145 page paperback book with many historic photos of interest to geneologists and local history buffs.This informal anecdotal history of the area describes the days of steam locomotives and commercial sail.There is also a wealth of rich detail on farming and daily life in the small town and community from the early 1800's through World War II. Book index consists of family names of Fair Haven settlers.
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Muskrat Ramble On Sterling Creek by Susan Peterson Gateley

Journey with naturalist Peterson Gateley as your guide  on this paddling tour through the secret world of Sterling Creek Marsh, a beautiful and mysterious land. The book details natural and historical aspects of the area. Meet the hermit of Sterling Creek and his many nonhuman neighbors on this voyage through one of the lake's largest wetlands.
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Pioneers Of Sterling NY by Hallie DeMass Sweeting

soft cover 141 pages A compilation of information on early families of Sterling area with list of sources of information, photos, old news stories OF INTEREST TO GENEOLOGISTS
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Stub Of Pencil & Back Of Envelope To Computer by Bernard Craine

hard cover 2002 36 pages with photos When Craine began farming in the 1920s book keeping consisted of figures scribbled on a barn door back or scrap of paper. Craine once knew each cow by name and went from plowing two acres a day with a team to the 1990s as a farmer. His 75 years of memories are a rich source of information for anyone interested in a time before factory farming and best management practices.
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The Golden Age Of Rail-dvd

a one and a half hour dvd highlighting the history of rail and the Fair Haven Sterling area. a 16 minute overview of the railway era spans the railway fever of the 1850's, the building of the LeHigh Valley line from the Pennsylvania coal fields to the port of Fair Haven and later 20th century rail history. DVD includes nine eyewitness segments of local farmers, residents,  railway workers and their children. Highlights include vintage 1950s movies of railroading by a LeHigh Valley engineer who took the last train into Fair Haven, railroading songs  and original music for the sound track.
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walking tour of Fair Haven NY

Take a self guided stroll of about 45 minutes  through the historic Cottage Farm District of Fair Haven village with this 12 page black and white  pamphlet with photos. Savor nearly two centuries of history-hotels, churches, and 19th century homes including the nomadic Sabin Cottage that has stood at three different locations so far. Also includes modern day tourist attractions. Illustrated with photos
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