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History of Valley Falls, New York, USA

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Valley Falls, New York, USA

In 1871, Industrialist James Thompson built a textile mill in the village.

By 1863 Valley Falls had established itself as a mini-industrial center. In addition to the aforementioned Thompson textile mill, the village also had a blacksmith shop, farrier shop, foundry, wainwright shop, cooperage, vineyard, three general stores, and two hotels.

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  • 1895 - Valley Falls
    Valley Falls, a post-village of Rensselaer co., N.Y., on the Hoosic River, and on the Troy & Boston Railroad, 14 miles N. by E. of Troy. It is mostly ...Read MORE...


  • Valley Falls, New York, USA
    Lyon St., Valley Falls, N.Y.
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  • 1906
    Valley Falls, a post-village of Rensselaer co., N.V., on the Hoosic River and on the Boston and Maine R., 14 miles N. by E. of Troy. It has linen...Read MORE...


  • Valley Falls, New York, USA
    High School, Valley Falls, N.Y.
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  • News 1928 - 4 EMPLOYEES KILLED IN POWDER MILLS EXPLOSION. HOMES IN TOWNS NEARBY DAMAGED IN MORNING BLAST. SEVERAL WORKMEN ARE INJURED WHEN POWDER LETS GO IN PLANT NEAR VALLEY FALLS AND TIMBERS FALL UPON THEM.
    Valley Falls, N.Y., Mar 16 - (INS) - Four men were instantly killed, several were injured, and homes in nearby towns were damaged when three mills of ...Read MORE...


  • Valley Falls, New York, USA
    Free Public Library, Valley Falls, N.Y.
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Lyon St., Valley Falls, N.Y.
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High School, Valley Falls, N.Y.
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Free Public Library, Valley Falls, N.Y.
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  • 1895 - Valley Falls
    Valley Falls, a post-village of Rensselaer co., N.Y., on the Hoosic River, and on the Troy & Boston Railroad, 14 miles N. by E. of Troy. It is mostly ... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Valley Falls, a post-village of Rensselaer co., N.V., on the Hoosic River and on the Boston and Maine R., 14 miles N. by E. of Troy. It has linen... Read MORE...

  • News  1928 - 4 EMPLOYEES KILLED IN POWDER MILLS EXPLOSION. HOMES IN TOWNS NEARBY DAMAGED IN MORNING BLAST. SEVERAL WORKMEN ARE INJURED WHEN POWDER LETS GO IN PLANT NEAR VALLEY FALLS AND TIMBERS FALL UPON THEM.
    Valley Falls, N.Y., Mar 16 - (INS) - Four men were instantly killed, several were injured, and homes in nearby towns were damaged when three mills of ... Read MORE...

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