1896 HOME ALMANAC OF AMSTERDAM

IMPORTANT * LOCAL * EVENTS

... General Index ...

"Home Almanac", published by The Daily Democrat, Amsterdam, NY, 1896: This publication has many local advertisers and a section of "Important Local Events" which provides a lot of information about local people and businesses. In this particular issue the events are for the entire year of 1895. The full text is provided, and an index has been created for the Important * Local * Events section.



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NOTE that two indices are part of the general index, that of "Businesses, Societies, Associations, etc." and a second of "Fires, Storms, etc.".

INDEX of BUSINESSES, SOCIETIES, ASSOCIATIONS, etc.

Adriance & Taylor Sep 4
Amsterdam, Johnsville, and Gloversville railroad company May 28
Amsterdam ArmoryApr 1
Amsterdam City LibraryMay 18
Amsterdam Dancing clubOct 25, Nov 29
Amsterdam ElksFeb 15
Amsterdam High schoolJun 12, Dec 18
Amsterdam Medical SocietyJan 8
Amsterdam Odd FellowsNov 1
Amsterdam public schoolsSep3.
Amsterdam Savings bankApr 24
Amsterdam WheelmenAug 1, Sep 4
Atlas Knitting companyNov 21
Becker, Lindsay & NolanNov 30
Blood Knitting companyDec 4
Board of educationOct 8
Board of healthJul 26
Board of SupervisorsJan 12, Mar 12, Dec 12, Dec 16
Board of tradeJan 14
Bowler, H. F., breweryNov 18
Bridge street commissionJan 10, Jan 30, Feb 26
Bronson, E. D., steamer co.Jan 28, Mar 8
Central hotelMar 19
Central Hudson companyNov 4
Charity ballSep 27
Chuctanunda Gas Light Comp.Apr 15
Children's HomeJun 7, Nov 13
Circuit courtJan 21
City assessment rollJul 29
City boards of educationJan 10
City charter revision commissionNov 1
City HospitalMar 13, Jun 7, Sep 12, Oct 17
City Hospital AssociationApr 1
City LibraryJun 7
City school systemApr 5
Clan McAlpineJan 25
Clark pharmacyMar 19
Cole, David W., liveryMay 4
Collins' bandMar 14
Common CouncilJan 16, Mar 6, Apr 10, May 1, May 15, Aug 7, Oct 2, Nov 6
County Teachers' associationFeb 16
Dancing class receptionDec 17
Democratic county conventionSep 17, Oct 8
East end schoolJan 7
Eckford Hook and Ladder companyNov 2
Electric fire alarm systemJun 20
Election dayNov 5
Erie CanalJun 5, Aug 26
F. G. & G. R. R. Co.Jan 8
Fifth ward shoolhouse (old)Jan 21
Fire departmentFeb 27, Oct 2, Dec 9
First National bank of AmsterdamSep 12
Fonda postofficeOct 22
Fort Hunter Bridge Co.Jan 6
Fourth ward school bldgJan 9
Fourty-sixth Separate co.Feb 22, Mar 14, Dec 26
G. A. R. hallMar 13
Gardiner & Warring knitting mill Aug 12
German Evangelical churchApr 22
German veteransSep 2
Globe knitting millFeb 4
Green Hill cemetery associationNov 18
Hart Bros. of ChicagoNov 21
Hotel WarnerJan 8, Sep 10, Oct 16, Nov 16
Holzheimer & ShaulJan 31, Oct 18
Hub clothingMay 25
Juvenile dancing classFeb 14
Liddle, J. W. & W. A.Mar 12
Liederkranz masqueradeFeb 25
Livingston Industrial and Literary collegeNov 4
Married People's Dancing classMar 18
McBride & ConneyJan 25
McClumpha & StebbinsJan 25
McCowatt, W. R. & Co.Jan 3
Mohawk Knitting companyApr 30
Montgomery County Agricultural SocietyJan 8
Morris, A. V. & SonsMar 8, Apr 8, May 7
Myers & SonMar 19
New York state baseball leagueJan 25, Jul 6
Nisbet & HansonApr 10
Park SistersNov 19
Perkins foundryMar 24
Phoenix MillsSep 12
Pioneer knitting millMar 13
Polack riotMay 19
Post Lenten ballApr 17
Prudential Insurance Comp.Apr 21
Purim ballMar 13
Pythian Dramatic associationMar 27
Red Star knitting millMay 4, Aug 3
Republican county conventionAug 29, Oct 5
Republican judicial conventionJul 22
Republican senatorial conventionAug 13
S. Levi & Co.Jan 31
Sanford carpet millsJan 2
Serviss steamer and hose co.Jan 17
Shuler, D. W. & SonApr 16
Smith, George, hallMay 4
Spalt, Geo. & Co.Apr 1
Star hosiery millsNov 27
St. Andrew's BrotherhoodFeb 7
St. Ann'sNov 1, Dec 25
St. Joseph'sDec 25
St. Mary'sDec 25
Stephen Dry Goods Co.Nov 1
Thirteenth Brigade bandMar 14
Tri-County Educational CouncilNov 2
U. A. M. E. churchNov 4
U. R., K. of P., Austin DivisionJul 24
United States armyMay 7
Victor Rug companyNov 16
Warner, C. E. & Co.Feb 7
Water commissionersAug 12
Waterford Knitting companyAug 8
Waverly hotelJun 13
Women's Presbyterian Home Missionary society Oct 3
Y. M. C. A.Feb 11, Mar 17, Jun 7


INDEX of FIRES, STORMS, etc.

Blizzard: Mohawk valleyFeb 8-9
Fire: American Broom and Brush companyNov 22
Fire: Bartlett, R. B., liveryOct 10
Fire: Bowler's brewerySep 8
Fire: Bridge street / entire block+Feb 17
Fire: Division street / 1 residenceSep 6
Fire: Elizabeth street / 2 housesSep 18
Fire: European hotel / Main streetFeb 16
Fire: Florida / Devendorf's farm bldgsNov 18
Fire: Forest street / 3 housesFeb 11
Fire: Forest street / 1 houseJun 10
Fire: Fultonville / attempt to burn a residence Nov 10
Fire: Lark street / barn fireFeb 5
Fire: Leavenworth, E. T., coal shedDec 25
Fire: Liddle, J. & W. A. knitting millMar 12
Fire: Locust avenue / 4 housesFeb 6
Fire: Miller, Dr. W. T., residenceMar 26
Fire: Morris, A. V. & SonsMar 8, Aug 29
Fire: Osborne house at the Fish HouseMay 27
Fire: Perkins foundryMar 24
Fire: Red Star knitting millMay 4
Fire: Reid's hill / barnOct 18
Fire: Rockton / tenement houseDec 26
Fire: Stone JugApr 5
Fire: Timmerman's cabinet shopNov 2
Fire: Tribe's Hill / 1 houseJul 4
Fire: Wemple foundryOct 17
Fire: Williams' hardward storeMar 10
Fire: Wittemeier, Frederick & Sons, broom shopDec 3
Petroleum leak: Reid's hillDec 20
Tornado: Vail's MillsJul 13
Train wreck: FondaOct 12




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Source: This electronic text was transcribed from the original almanac by Lisa Slaski.

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