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Auburn, New York, USA

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Auburn, Cayuga, New York, USA
Auburn is a city in Cayuga County, New York, United States, located at the north end of Owasco Lake, one of the Finger Lakes, in Central New York. It is the county seat of Cayuga County, and the site of the maximum-security Auburn Correctional Facility, as well as the William H. Seward House Museum and the house of abolitionist Harriet Tubman.wikipedia

Auburn, New York, USA

William H. Seward house - Auburn, New York

Auburn, New York, USA

Harriet Tubman house - Auburn, New York

Auburn, New York, USA

Harriet Tubman marker - Auburn, New York

Auburn, New York, USA

American Hotel in Auburn, NY where George W. Salisbury and Caroline Smith were married -- believed to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad -- ... Read MORE...

Auburn, New York, USA

Engine and Hose Co. No. 5, Truck A, Fire Department, Auburn, N.Y.

Auburn, New York, USA

Auburn, N.Y. - State Street from Genesee Street

Auburn, New York, USA

Franklin St. School, Auburn, NY 1895

Auburn, New York, USA

Seymour St. School, Auburn, NY 1895

Auburn, New York, USA

Auburn NY - late 1800s
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Auburn, New York, USA

First Baptist Church, Auburn, N. Y.

Auburn, New York, USA

Post Office, Auburn, N. Y.

Auburn, New York, USA

North Street, Auburn, N. Y.

Auburn, New York, USA

Harriet Tubman's grave - Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, New York

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1836 - October 6 - A second early season snowstorm produced 26 inches at Auburn, NY
Auburn NY Back Then

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News  1854 - Convicts and Religion
Examinations made at Auburn, New York, showed that out of nine hundred convicts, only forty-seven...Read MORE...

AUBURN, the cap. of Cayuga co., in the state of New York, U. S., 173 m. W of Albany, on the outlet...Read MORE...

1860 - December 28 - Harriet Tubman arrives in Auburn NY, on her last mission to free slaves, evading capture for 8 years on the Underground Railroad
News  1869 - Seward Trip
Hon. William H. Seward, accompanied by Hon. Frederick W. Seward and lady, and Abijah Fitch, Esq.,...Read MORE...

News  1869 - Emma A. Ridley, of Auburn, N. Y., was struck by lightning and instantly killed,
the other day, while standing at a table ironing. No injury was done to the house.
St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
July 3, 1869
News  1870 - Planing Mill Fire
AUBURN, N. Y., Aug. 19. - At 12 o'clock last night a fire broke out in the sash and blind factory...Read MORE...

News  1870 - Boiler Explosion at Auburn - A Building Demolished and One Man Killed
AUBURN, N. Y., Sept. 20. - The steam boiler in T. R. STALKER's planing-mill exploded at 6 o'clock...Read MORE...

News  1877 - Printers are upstanding citizens?
There are only three printers confined in Auburn, New York, prison. Among the convicts can be found ...Read MORE...

1879 - Auburn
IN 1815, Auburn was the largest village in Central or Western New York. Rochester and Syracuse had...Read MORE...

News  1880 - Strange Series of Misfortunes
Daniel Cornwall, of Auburn, New York, was the victim within the twenty-four hours ending at noon...Read MORE...

News  1888 - The doors of the First National Bank of Auburn, N.Y., were closed on the 23d, the result of a defalcation of $200,000 on the part of its cashier, Charles O'Brien, who had fled.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
January 28, 1888
January 18, 1890?
A Pleasant Call - Last evening a number of the members of the class of which David Salisbury is a...Read MORE...

1890 - Q. Where was the first person electrocuted for a crime in the United States?
A. In the State Prison at Auburn, New York, August 6, 1890.

The Evening Independent
Massillon, Ohio
October 23, 1935
June, 1891 (exact date unknown) - The 111th Survivors
A Large Delegation From this County Will Go to Gettysburg

A large number of the survivors of the ...

News  1902 - Big Freight Elevator Falls at Osborne's
One Man Killed and Three Others Injured Yesterday Afternoon

Lift Dropped From Within Three Feet...

News  1902 - All Show Improvement - Tult, Salisbury and Farrell Will Probably Recover - The Funeral of Harvey
George Tult, George Salisbury and James Farrell, the three men who were seriously injured in the...Read MORE...

News  1910 - BEST REUNION YET - Ranks of 111th Are Thinning but Old Spirit Is There
Hospitality of MacDougall Home to Be Extended to Survivors Next...Read MORE...

News  1911 - Joseph Nash was put to death in the electric chair at Auburn, New York, yesterday for murdering his son-in-law. Nash was a prominent citizen of Waterloo, N. Y.

The Caucasian
Clinton, North Carolina
May 4, 1911


1914 - Missing Auburn Man Believed in the Woods - Sherman S. Salisbury Who Disappeared at Malone. May Be Mentally Unbalanced.
Watertown - Feb. 5 - John M. Hyde, head of the Black River Paper & Manufacturing Company, by...Read MORE...

1914 - Missing Auburn Man is Located in Adirondacks - Sherman S. Salisbury Employed at Lumber Camp, Mr. Wallace Informs Friends
AUBURN - Feb. 8 - Sherman S. Salisbury of No. 17 Mary street in this city, reported to have been...Read MORE...

Auburn, a city and the capital of Cayuga co., N.Y., is on the New York Central and Hudson River R., ...Read MORE...

News  1922 - AUBURN LANDMARK BURNED. Cayuga County Courthouse Destroyed With a Loss of $200,000.
AUBURN, N. Y., April 30 - The Cayuga County Courthouse was destroyed by fire of unknown origin this ...Read MORE...

1989 - This week in history… 75 Years Ago…
Jan 28, 1914: George W. Salisbury, 1 1/ 2 Lewis St., is the proud owner of a file of the "Free...Read MORE...

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Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery

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