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  • (Bainbridge) The town was first settled around 1788, first by a group called the "Vermont Sufferers." These were people from land in the eastern part of New York, who had lost their claims due to land sales by Vermont for the same claims.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • The town of Bainbridge was formed in 1791 as Jericho, which was part of Tioga County until 1798, and changed to Bainbridge in 1814.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1793 - In 1793, part of Bainbridge was used to form the parts of the Towns of Norwich and Oxford.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • Part of Bainbridge was taken for the Town of Greene (1798 and 1799).

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1813 (Bainbridge) - Meetinghouse in Jericho mysteriously destroyed by fire.
    Jericho’s reputation was tarnished as the wicked place where they burned the church.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1829 - The Village of Bainbridge was incorporated.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1854 - Bainbridge
    Bainbridge, a post-village of Chenango county, New York, on the E. branch of the Susquehanna, 104 miles W. S. W. from Albany. It contains a bank and...Read MORE...


  • 1857 - Part of Bainbridge was taken to form the Town of Afton,

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1869 - Bainbridge
    BAINBRIDGE was formed February 16, 1791, as "Jericho." It was then a part of Tioga County and retained its name until April 15, 1814, when it...Read MORE...


  • 1883 - Gilbert Manufacturing Co. (1883-98) made children’s sleds in Bainbridge.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1889 - The Bainbridge Creamery (1889), eventually the Dry Milk Company, produced dry milk at the former creamery on Walnut Street.
    By using intense heat to evaporate the water in the milk. This product is much lighter to transport than whole milk and has a much longer shelf life.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1891 - The Crump Firm (1891-94) canned condensed coconut milk in Bainbridge.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1894 (Bainbridge) - Thomas Collins and Louis Hartman constructed a machine to separate the cream from whole milk, using centrifugal force, which was easily operated by the local farmers in 1894.
    The American Separator Co. (1895-ca 1960) manufactured cream separators for farm use.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history

  • 1895 - Bainbridge
    Bainbridge, a post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, in Bainbridge township, and on the Albany & £ Railroad, 34 miles N.E. of...Read MORE...


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    Town Hall, Bainbridge, N.Y.
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    The Bridge and Island
  • Bainbridge, New York, USA
    M.E. Church
  • 1904 (Bainbridge) - The Casein Manufacturing Co. (1904) used casein, a milk by-product, for early plastics manufacture.
    By heating skim milk and allowing it to sour, either naturally or by the addition of acid, curds and whey are quickly formed. When the curds are...Read MORE...


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    Birds Eye View
  • 1916
    Bainbridge, a banking post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, in Bainbridge township (town), and on the Albany and Susquehanna...Read MORE...


  • 1925 (Bainbridge) - The American Plastics Corporation was first called the Erinoid Company of America when it opened in 1925 but became American Plastics in 1939.
    The casein came to the plant in powdered form and was manufactured into discs for later molding into buttons or other shapes.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history/

  • 1929 (Bainbridge) - In 1929, the large Borden Company became interested in this area and bought the Casein Company, the Dry Milk Company, and the Milk Sugar Company. They also owned 1/3 of the American Plastics Corporation.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history/

  • Bainbridge, New York, USA
    American Separator Co's Plant


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M.E. Church


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  • (Bainbridge) The town was first settled around 1788, first by a group called the "Vermont Sufferers." These were people from land in the eastern part of New York, who had lost their claims due to land sales by Vermont for the same claims.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • The town of Bainbridge was formed in 1791 as Jericho, which was part of Tioga County until 1798, and changed to Bainbridge in 1814.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1793 - In 1793, part of Bainbridge was used to form the parts of the Towns of Norwich and Oxford.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • Part of Bainbridge was taken for the Town of Greene (1798 and 1799).

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1813 (Bainbridge) - Meetinghouse in Jericho mysteriously destroyed by fire.
    Jericho’s reputation was tarnished as the wicked place where they burned the church.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1829 - The Village of Bainbridge was incorporated.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1854 - Bainbridge
    Bainbridge, a post-village of Chenango county, New York, on the E. branch of the Susquehanna, 104 miles W. S. W. from Albany. It contains a bank and... Read MORE...

  • 1857 - Part of Bainbridge was taken to form the Town of Afton,

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1869 - Bainbridge
    BAINBRIDGE was formed February 16, 1791, as "Jericho." It was then a part of Tioga County and retained its name until April 15, 1814, when it... Read MORE...

  • 1883 - Gilbert Manufacturing Co. (1883-98) made children’s sleds in Bainbridge.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1889 - The Bainbridge Creamery (1889), eventually the Dry Milk Company, produced dry milk at the former creamery on Walnut Street.
    By using intense heat to evaporate the water in the milk. This product is much lighter to transport than whole milk and has a much longer shelf life.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1891 - The Crump Firm (1891-94) canned condensed coconut milk in Bainbridge.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1894 (Bainbridge) - Thomas Collins and Louis Hartman constructed a machine to separate the cream from whole milk, using centrifugal force, which was easily operated by the local farmers in 1894.
    The American Separator Co. (1895-ca 1960) manufactured cream separators for farm use.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history
  • 1895 - Bainbridge
    Bainbridge, a post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, in Bainbridge township, and on the Albany & £ Railroad, 34 miles N.E. of... Read MORE...

  • 1904 (Bainbridge) - The Casein Manufacturing Co. (1904) used casein, a milk by-product, for early plastics manufacture.
    By heating skim milk and allowing it to sour, either naturally or by the addition of acid, curds and whey are quickly formed. When the curds are... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Bainbridge, a banking post-village of Chenango co., N.Y., on the Susquehanna River, in Bainbridge township (town), and on the Albany and Susquehanna... Read MORE...

  • 1925 (Bainbridge) - The American Plastics Corporation was first called the Erinoid Company of America when it opened in 1925 but became American Plastics in 1939.
    The casein came to the plant in powdered form and was manufactured into discs for later molding into buttons or other shapes.
    bainbridgeny.org/ history/
  • 1929 (Bainbridge) - In 1929, the large Borden Company became interested in this area and bought the Casein Company, the Dry Milk Company, and the Milk Sugar Company. They also owned 1/3 of the American Plastics Corporation.

    bainbridgeny.org/ history/

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