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"Homer, a post-village of Homer township, Cortland co., N.Y., is finely situated in a valley on the Tioughninga River, and on the Syracuse, Binghamton & New York Railroad, 33 miles S. of Syracuse, and 3 miles N. of Cortland. It contains 4 churches, an academy, a public school,'ants 2 newspaper offices, a carriage-factory, woollen-mills an oil-cloth factory, &c., Pop. about 4000."

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

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  • 1869 - Homer
    HOMER was formed March 5, 1794. Solon was taken off in 1798, Virgil in 1804 and Cortlandville in 1829. It lies upon the west border of the County, a...Read MORE...


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  • 1916
    Homer, a banking post-village of Homer township (town), Cortland co., N.Y., is finely situated in a valley on the Tioughnioga River and on .the...Read MORE...




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  • 1869 - Homer
    HOMER was formed March 5, 1794. Solon was taken off in 1798, Virgil in 1804 and Cortlandville in 1829. It lies upon the west border of the County, a... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Homer, a banking post-village of Homer township (town), Cortland co., N.Y., is finely situated in a valley on the Tioughnioga River and on .the... Read MORE...

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