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  • 1813 - July 31 - British invade Plattsburgh NY

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  • 1814 - September 11 - Americans defeat British at Battle of Plattsburgh


  • 1836 - Plattsburgh
    PLATTSBURGH, organised April 4th, 1785; centrally distant N. from New York 319, from Albany 164, and from Plattsburg village 5, miles; surface on the ...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Plattsburg
    Plattsbubq, a post-village in Plattsburg township, and capital of Clinton county, New York, is situated on both sides of the Saranac river, at its...Read MORE...


  • 1862 - Plattsburgh
    PLATTSBURGH was first recognized as a town April 4, 1785. A part of Peru was taken off in 1792, Beekmantown in 1820, Saranac in 1824, and Schuyler...Read MORE...


  • 1880 The first electric light ever seen in Plattsburgh was exhibited with Pullman and Hamilton's circus.


    Plattsburgh Republican
    Plattsburgh, New York

  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    C. H. Foote,
    Jobber and Wholesale Dealer in
    Groceries and Provisions,
    35 Bridge Street
    Plattsburgh, N.Y.
    Advertisement
  • News 1887 - A TERRIFIC EXPLOSION. NITRO-GLYCERINE QUICKLY DEMOLISHES A POWDER FACTORY.
    PLATTSBURG, N. Y., Jan. 11. - The people of this village were startled at 8:45 o'clock this morning by a terrific report followed by long-continued...Read MORE...


  • 1889 Free postal delivery system went into operation in Plattsburgh.

    Three centuries in Champlain valley.. Plattsburgh, N. Y. : Saranac chapter, D. A. R., 1909

  • 1895 - Plattsburg
    Plattsburg, a post-town and port of entry, capital of Clinton co., N.Y., in Plattsburg township, at the mouth of the Saranac River, which here enters ...Read MORE...


  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Plattsburgh, N.Y., Hotel Champlain
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Plattsburg, a post-village and port of entry, capital of Clinton co., N.Y., in Plattsburg township (town), at the mouth of the Saranac River, which...Read MORE...


  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Plattsburgh Barracks, 1907
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Birds' eye view - Catholic Summer School, 1907
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Plattsburgh High School, 1907
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Plattsburgh, N.Y. Depot and Foquet House
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    BUffalo Cottage, Cliff Haven, N.Y.
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  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Champlain Valley Hospital
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Mouth of Saranac River
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  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
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  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    New High School, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
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  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    City Hall and MacDonough Memorial
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Cumberland Hotel and Trinity Park
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Post Office
    Postcard
  • News 1929 - SIX RESCUED IN PLATTSBURG NORMAL FIRE. TEACHER DROPS PUPILS FROM WINDOW TO GROUND.
    Plattsburg, Jan. 26 - Fire believed to have started in the basement as a result of an explosion of an oil burning furnace destroyed Plattsburg Normal ...Read MORE...


  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Hotel Witherill
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Physician's Hospital
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Plattsburgh Municipal Bathing Beach
    Postcard
  • Plattsburgh, New York, USA
    Royal Savage Inn
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C. H. Foote,
Jobber and Wholesale Dealer in
Groceries and Provisions,
35 Bridge Street
Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Advertisement

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Plattsburgh, N.Y., Hotel Champlain
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Plattsburgh Barracks, 1907
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Birds' eye view - Catholic Summer School, 1907
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Plattsburgh High School, 1907
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Plattsburgh, N.Y. Depot and Foquet House
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Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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New High School, Plattsburgh, N.Y.
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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BUffalo Cottage, Cliff Haven, N.Y.
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Champlain Valley Hospital
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Mouth of Saranac River
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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City Hall and MacDonough Memorial
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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Cumberland Hotel and Trinity Park
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Pinterest
Post Office
Postcard



Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Pinterest
Hotel Witherill
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Pinterest
Physician's Hospital
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Pinterest
Plattsburgh Municipal Bathing Beach
Postcard

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Pinterest
Royal Savage Inn
Postcard
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  • 1813 - July 31 - British invade Plattsburgh NY

    historyorb.com
  • 1814 - September 11 - Americans defeat British at Battle of Plattsburgh
  • 1836 - Plattsburgh
    PLATTSBURGH, organised April 4th, 1785; centrally distant N. from New York 319, from Albany 164, and from Plattsburg village 5, miles; surface on the ... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Plattsburg
    Plattsbubq, a post-village in Plattsburg township, and capital of Clinton county, New York, is situated on both sides of the Saranac river, at its... Read MORE...

  • 1862 - Plattsburgh
    PLATTSBURGH was first recognized as a town April 4, 1785. A part of Peru was taken off in 1792, Beekmantown in 1820, Saranac in 1824, and Schuyler... Read MORE...

  • 1880 The first electric light ever seen in Plattsburgh was exhibited with Pullman and Hamilton's circus.

    Plattsburgh Republican
    Plattsburgh, New York
  • News  1887 - A TERRIFIC EXPLOSION. NITRO-GLYCERINE QUICKLY DEMOLISHES A POWDER FACTORY.
    PLATTSBURG, N. Y., Jan. 11. - The people of this village were startled at 8:45 o'clock this morning by a terrific report followed by long-continued... Read MORE...

  • 1889 Free postal delivery system went into operation in Plattsburgh.

    Three centuries in Champlain valley.. Plattsburgh, N. Y. : Saranac chapter, D. A. R., 1909
  • 1895 - Plattsburg
    Plattsburg, a post-town and port of entry, capital of Clinton co., N.Y., in Plattsburg township, at the mouth of the Saranac River, which here enters ... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Plattsburg, a post-village and port of entry, capital of Clinton co., N.Y., in Plattsburg township (town), at the mouth of the Saranac River, which... Read MORE...

  • News  1929 - SIX RESCUED IN PLATTSBURG NORMAL FIRE. TEACHER DROPS PUPILS FROM WINDOW TO GROUND.
    Plattsburg, Jan. 26 - Fire believed to have started in the basement as a result of an explosion of an oil burning furnace destroyed Plattsburg Normal ... Read MORE...

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