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CRP_New York Towns: Other strategies/resources

A reference guide

Tips

1. Check the Encyclopedia of New York State, Olin Library Reference, F119 .E53 2005 ++

2. Search the catalog for the county as a subject. e.g.,

Tioga County (N.Y)   Search by: Subject

Scroll through the subject-headings. Keep in mind that county histories might also discuss the towns within the county.

3. Sear the catalog for historical county atlases and directories

name County (N.Y.) > Maps
name County (N.Y.) > Directories
Real property > New York (State) > name County > Maps

4. Contact/visit local history centers