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Cox Local History Room
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The Eugene Cox Local History Room holds a reserve collection of books, clippings, photographs, and scrapbooks on Wheatland, Scottsville and the surrounding area. It is staffed by volunteers interested in interpreting our history and preserving community news and events for tomorrow's citizens.

Exhibits:

* Garbutt Family Dulcimer

* Indian arrowhead collection

* Photographs of early Scottsville

Histories:

* History of the Town of Wheatland - Schmidt, 1953

* Wheatland, Monroe County, New York - Slocum, 1908

* History of the Pioneer Settlement, Phelps & Gorham Purchase, 1851

* History of Monroe County, New York - McIntosh, 1877

* Pictorial Wheatland - McGinnis, 1971-1984

Our Families:

* Index to cemeteries of Wheatland

* Card file of information on families of Wheatland

* Genealogy file of local families

The Past - Seen and Heard:

* Slide collection, Wheatland, Old and New

* Oral tape interviews and reminiscences by citizens

* Franklin Hanford papers

Maps:

* 1841 Stevens survey of Scottsville

* 1858 Gillette map of Scottsville, Wheatland

* 1872 Beer atlas of Monroe County

* 1902 Plat book of Monroe County

* 1924 Town of Wheatland, Village of Scottsville, Hamlet of Mumford

* 1938 Wagner's wall map of Monroe County

* 1952 Wheatland historical map

* 1966 Town of Wheatland, Monroe County Dept. of Maps & Assessments

Local History Room Hours:

Tuesdays 1:30-4:30 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m.

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SCOTTSVILLE FREE LIBRARY
28 MAIN STREET
SCOTTSVILLE, NY 14546
585-889-2023

Laurie Leo, Director
lleo@libraryweb.org