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Program to Focus on Chautauqua Lake’s First White Settler

MAYVILLE – Chautauqua County has had its fair share of eccentric and colorful characters throughout its long history. The first of these notable individuals was arguably Dr. Alexander McIntyre, who became Chautauqua Lake’s first white settler in the spring of … Continue reading

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Armistice Day Centennial, Return of Annual Picnic Highlight 2018 CCHS Program Schedule

WESTFIELD – The Chautauqua County Historical Society’s (CCHS) programming committee has finalized its 2018 Program Schedule with several unique lectures and events planned. Highlighting this year’s program schedule is a collaboration with local historians from across the county in November … Continue reading

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Alexander McIntyre – Bicentennial Biography No. 5

Chautauqua County has had its fair share of eccentric and colorful characters throughout its 200-year history. The first of these notable individuals was Dr. Alexander McIntyre, who became Mayville’s first settler in the spring of 1804 when he moved here from Meadville, Pennsylvania… Continue reading

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