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History of Sullivan, New York, USA

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Chittenago is the home of L. Frank Baum, author of the "Wizard of Oz". It features a yellow brick inlaid sidewalks leading to Aunti Em's and other Oz-themed businesses. Chittenago is the location of an annual Munchkins parade.

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  • 1828 - (Chittenango, NY) - John B. Yates founded the village's first church in 1828, the Dutch Reformed Church.


  • 1831 - (Chittenango, NY) - The first newspaper in the village was the Chittenango Herald, established in 1831 by Isaac Lyon.

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  • 1842 - Village of Chittenango incorporated on March 15, 1842


  • 1843 - The first fire company and engine house was built in 1843. (Chittenango, NY)


  • (Chittenango, NY) In 1853, the first bank in the village, the Chittenango Bank, was organized and began business with capital of $110,000.

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  • 1854 - Chittenango
    Chittenango, a post-village of Sullivan township, Madison county. New York, on Chittenango creek, and on the Utica and Syracuse railroad. 14 miles E. ...Read MORE...


  • L. Frank Baum (author of The Wizard of Oz) was born in Chittenango on May 15, 1856.


  • 1895 - Sullivan
    Sullivan, a township of Madison co., N.Y. Pop. 4921. It contains Chittenango and Canaseraga.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott

  • 1897 - (Chittenango, NY) - The Chittenango Pottery Company, largely owing its early success to its location near the Chittenango Landing, was established in 1897.

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  • 1899 - Sullivan
    This town was set off from Cazenovia in 1803, February 22, and in 1809 its territory was greatly reduced by the formation from it of Lenox. The town...Read MORE...


  • Sullivan, New York, USA

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  • 1906
    Sullivan, a post-village in Sullivan township (town), Madison co., N.Y. The banking point is Canastota. Pop. of the town in 1900 (including...Read MORE...


  • News 1912 - TWO ARE HURT, ONE FATALLY, IN AUTO ACCIDENT. Charles B. Hormel and Mrs. Frank Tracy Thrown From Car Near Chittenango.
    HORMEL DIES OF INJURIES

    Machine Strikes a Post at Side of Road While Descending Hill at High Speed - Driver Is Crushed Against Steering Wheel -...Read MORE...


  • Sullivan, New York, USA
    The Original HAM THAT AM HAM RESTAURANT
    15 Miles East of Syracuse on Route 5, Chittenango, N.Y.
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  • Sullivan, New York, USA
    Canteen Restaurant
    16 Miles east of Syracuse on N.Y. No. 5 - "The Adirondack Route" - Chittenango, N.Y.
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The Original HAM THAT AM HAM RESTAURANT
15 Miles East of Syracuse on Route 5, Chittenango, N.Y.
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Canteen Restaurant
16 Miles east of Syracuse on N.Y. No. 5 - "The Adirondack Route" - Chittenango, N.Y.
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  • 1828 - (Chittenango, NY) - John B. Yates founded the village's first church in 1828, the Dutch Reformed Church.
  • 1831 - (Chittenango, NY) - The first newspaper in the village was the Chittenango Herald, established in 1831 by Isaac Lyon.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1842 - Village of Chittenango incorporated on March 15, 1842
  • 1843 - The first fire company and engine house was built in 1843. (Chittenango, NY)
  • (Chittenango, NY) In 1853, the first bank in the village, the Chittenango Bank, was organized and began business with capital of $110,000.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1854 - Chittenango
    Chittenango, a post-village of Sullivan township, Madison county. New York, on Chittenango creek, and on the Utica and Syracuse railroad. 14 miles E. ... Read MORE...

  • L. Frank Baum (author of The Wizard of Oz) was born in Chittenango on May 15, 1856.
  • 1895 - Sullivan
    Sullivan, a township of Madison co., N.Y. Pop. 4921. It contains Chittenango and Canaseraga.
    Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
  • 1897 - (Chittenango, NY) - The Chittenango Pottery Company, largely owing its early success to its location near the Chittenango Landing, was established in 1897.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1899 - Sullivan
    This town was set off from Cazenovia in 1803, February 22, and in 1809 its territory was greatly reduced by the formation from it of Lenox. The town... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Sullivan, a post-village in Sullivan township (town), Madison co., N.Y. The banking point is Canastota. Pop. of the town in 1900 (including... Read MORE...

  • News  1912 - TWO ARE HURT, ONE FATALLY, IN AUTO ACCIDENT. Charles B. Hormel and Mrs. Frank Tracy Thrown From Car Near Chittenango.
    HORMEL DIES OF INJURIES

    Machine Strikes a Post at Side of Road While Descending Hill at High Speed - Driver Is Crushed Against Steering Wheel -... Read MORE...

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