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Local History Books

Free Online Local History Books: http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtwindha/bol.htm

Chautauqua County Google Books Link
http://books.google.com/books?ei=-hP8Ss2wO8TTnAeEjIybBQ&ct=result&q=CHAUTAUQUA+COUNTY+NY&btnG=Search+Books


The Illustrated History of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, NY by Vernelle A. Hatch
http://books.google.com/books?id=fiYVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA182&lpg=PA182&dq=hatch's+industry+jamestown&source=bl&ots=8fRqXVlmBc&sig=9StoqKKHi5U7yIoRKEKwtQ8WO0w&hl=en&ei=-hP8Ss2wO8TTnAeEjIybBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CAgQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=&f=false

The Chautauqua Movement by Co-Founder John H. Vincent
http://books.google.com/books?id=CFI4AAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=chautauqua&lr=&ei=5S4ZS-KNOpfwyASVgsGEDQ#v=onepage&q=&f=false


New York State Historical Literature:=
http://digital.library.cornell.edu/n/nys/


History of Jamestown, NY From: History of Chautauqua County, New York and its people, John P. Downs - Editor-in-Charge. Fenwick Y. Hedley Editor-in-Chief. Published By American Historical Society, Inc. 1921
http://history.rays-place.com/ny/chau-jamestown.htm
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Fancher Chair History by Christina Erickson:

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The early history of the town of Ellicott, Chautauqua County, N.Y.

By Gilbert Wilkinson Hazeltine http://books.google.com/books?id=J4U-AAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=%22Chautauqua+County,+ny%22&lr=&ei=jnL8SsrOKKn0yATp1aGTDw#v=onepage&q=&f=false



Obed Edson: Chautauqua County Historian. Biographical Sketch
http://books.google.com/books?id=OYoDAAAAYAAJ&pg=RA1-PA177&dq=obed+edson&ei=phsZS_CbLo2szgSivO2-DA#v=onepage&q=obed%20edson&f=false