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Johnstown was founded in 1762 by pioneer and colonial administrator Sir William Johnson.

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    Johnstown, N.Y.
    The Old Johnstown Jail, built by Sir William Johnson 1763.
  • 1854 - Johnstown
    Johnstown, a post-township of Fulton co., New York, contains the county seat. Population, 6131.

    Johnstown, a post-village in the above township,...Read MORE...


  • News 1887 - Loss, Fifty Thousand Dollars.
    JOHNSTOWN, N.Y., Dec. 30. - Charles King's glove-leather establishment was burned Tuesday night. Sixty men are thrown out of employment. The loss...Read MORE...


  • News 1889 - At Johnstown, N.Y., the Union Academy building was burned on the 1st, causing a loss of $45,000. George Thompson, chief of the fire department, was instantly killed, and Teddy Smith was fatally hurt by the falling walls.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    February 9, 1889

  • 1895 - Johnstown
    Johnstown, a post-village, capital of Fulton co, N.Y., in Johnstown township, on Cayadutta Creek, 4 miles by rail N. of Fonda, and 48 miles W.N.W. of ...Read MORE...


  • Johnstown, New York, USA
    Knox's Gelatine
    C. B. Knox, Johnstown, N.Y.

    The Ladies' Home Journal
    October 1898
  • Johnstown, New York, USA
    Johnstown, N.Y., New Colonial Club House
  • Johnstown, New York, USA
    Cayadutta Falls
  • 1916
    Johnstown, a city, capital of Fulton co., N.Y., on Cayadutta Creek, 48 miles WNW. of Albany, on the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville R. It has...Read MORE...




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Johnstown, New York, USA
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Johnstown, N.Y.
The Old Johnstown Jail, built by Sir William Johnson 1763.

Johnstown, New York, USA
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Knox's Gelatine
C. B. Knox, Johnstown, N.Y.

The Ladies' Home Journal
October 1898

Johnstown, New York, USA
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Johnstown, N.Y., New Colonial Club House

Johnstown, New York, USA
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Cayadutta Falls

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  • 1854 - Johnstown
    Johnstown, a post-township of Fulton co., New York, contains the county seat. Population, 6131.

    Johnstown, a post-village in the above township,... Read MORE...

  • News  1887 - Loss, Fifty Thousand Dollars.
    JOHNSTOWN, N.Y., Dec. 30. - Charles King's glove-leather establishment was burned Tuesday night. Sixty men are thrown out of employment. The loss... Read MORE...

  • News  1889 - At Johnstown, N.Y., the Union Academy building was burned on the 1st, causing a loss of $45,000. George Thompson, chief of the fire department, was instantly killed, and Teddy Smith was fatally hurt by the falling walls.
    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    February 9, 1889
  • 1895 - Johnstown
    Johnstown, a post-village, capital of Fulton co, N.Y., in Johnstown township, on Cayadutta Creek, 4 miles by rail N. of Fonda, and 48 miles W.N.W. of ... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Johnstown, a city, capital of Fulton co., N.Y., on Cayadutta Creek, 48 miles WNW. of Albany, on the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville R. It has... Read MORE...

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