[PDF] ↠ Free Read ↠ A panoramic history of Rochester and Monroe County, New York : by Blake McKelvey ✓

By Blake McKelvey | Comments: ( 704 ) | Date: ( Jul 18, 2019 )

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  • Title: A panoramic history of Rochester and Monroe County, New York
  • Author: Blake McKelvey
  • ISBN: 9780897810036
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Unknown Binding

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Blake McKelvey

Blake McKelvey was the City Historian for Rochester, NY from 1936 until his death in 2000 He is the author of over twenty five books about Rochester, as well as several landmark studies on American penal institutions and urbanization He graduated from Syracuse University in 1925 and earned his Ph.D from Harvard.More information.



Comments A panoramic history of Rochester and Monroe County, New York

  • Eileen

    Blake McKelvey was the Rochester city historian for many decades and left a strong legacy of scholarship and preservation. Still, this book is really not a comprehensive history of Monroe County. At the time of its writing, social history was still a nascent field; plus, the book was commissioned by the Rochester Chamber of Commerce. The result is a very top-down and rather dry approach concerned primarily with mayors and industrialists. Immigrants, African-Americans, suffragettes, and the worki [...]


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