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Durham, New York, USA

The area where Durham now stands was settled around 1755. Durham was known as the "Town of Freehold" in 1790. In 1805, the town's name was changed to "Durham", named after the many settlers who came from Durham, Connecticut.

Durham contains the following villages/ sections: Cornwallville, Durso Corner, East Durham, East Windham, Hervey Street, Mount Pisgah, Oak, Hill, Sunside, South Durham, West Durham.



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South Durham, Catskill, Mts.
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Presbyterian Church
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Principal Store, Durham, N.Y.
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South Durham, Catskill Mountains, N.Y.
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Hotel, Durham, N.Y.
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Main Street, looking East, Durham, N.Y.
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Shady Glen Falls and Devil's Oven, Durham, N.Y.
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Crystal Spring House, East Durham, N.Y. "In the Catskills"
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Main Street, East Durham, N.Y. Catskill Mts.
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The Fire Engine and Hose House, East Durham, N.Y.
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Arch Bridge, Durham, N.Y.
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Carter Bridge, East Durham, N.Y. "In the Catskills"
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The Old Sawmill, East Durham, N.Y.
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Zimmer's Garage, East Durham, N.Y.
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Main Street, Looking West, Durham, N.Y.
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Marie Julie House
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St. Mary's of the Mountains, East Durham, N.Y. In the Catskill Mts.
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Mill Street, East Durham, N.Y.
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