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Congressman, Senator, Governor, “Soldiers’ Friend” Reuben Fenton Turns 200

One of the most well-known political figures to emerge from our corner of New York State was Reuben E. Fenton, who was born 200 years this July 4 (2019) in the Town of Carroll. To celebrate his 200th birthday, here’s … Continue reading

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Bicentennial Biographies No. 166 – 170

A collection of bicentennial biographies from Chautauqua County, N.Y. featuring Robert H. Jackson (Frewsburg and Jamestown), Herman Cooper (Fredonia), Nathan Brown (Ellington and Jamestown), Murray Norcross Shelton (Dunkirk) and Jehuu Caulcrick (Clymer/Findley lake). Originally broadcast on local radio stations Aug. 29 … Continue reading

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Bicentennial Biographies No. 101 – 105

A collection of bicentennial biographies from Chautauqua County, N.Y. featuring Dr. Charles Welch (Westfield), William Carpenter (Dunkirk), Milton Fletcher (Jamestown), Jean Webster (Fredona) and The Howard Brothers (Fredonia). Originally broadcast on local radio stations May 30 – June 3, 2011. Continue reading

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