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Albany Law School Alumni

Albany Law School

Dates of Original: c. 1890 - 2010

Albany Law School is accredited by the American Bar Association. It is an private school that was founded in 1851 and is the oldest independent American law school.

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Jericho Historical Collection

Jericho Public Library

Dates of Original: c.1875-2007

Located mainly in the Town of Oyster Bay with a small part in the Town of Hempstead, Jericho was part of the Robert Williams Plantation in 1648. The English families who settled in Jericho were, or soon became, Quakers, members of the Society of Friends. Many fled from persecution in England and in the New England Colonies. They sought a peaceful existence as farmers. The name of the area was changed in 1692 from Lusum to Jericho after the town in the Middle East near the Jordan River mentioned in the Bible as part of the Promised Land.

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Children's Miracle Network

SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Dates of Original: 1984 - 1989; 1964 - 1968; 1973 - 1979

The Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Telethon has been a mainstay in the Syracuse area for decades. Hundreds of thousands of dollars are raised for what is now Golisano Children’s Hospital. Before the construction of Golisano Children’s Hospital, there was a pediatric wing at Upstate University Hospital.

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Rochester City Directories

Rochester Public Library

Dates of Original: 1941 - 1946

The city directories contain alphabetical listings of businesses and private citizens, householders, and occupants of office buildings. Many contain Street and Avenue guides, as well as city maps, zip codes, postal zone numbers, and local information on government and public services. The supplemental house directories list the occupants of city houses according to street address. Beginning in 1922, the information provided in the house directories was included at the back of the main citydirectories.

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