Cohoes, New York, USA - 1916
Cohoes, a city of Albany co., N.Y., is situated on the W. bank of the Hudson River, at the mouth of the Mohawk, on the Erie Canal and on the New York Central and Hudson River and the Delaware and Hudson Rs., 9 miles N. of Albany. It has extensive cotton-, woollen- and knitting-mills, axe-factories, foundries, machine-shops, paper-mills, tube-works, box-factories, etc. The Mohawk River here descends about 100 feet, affording abundant water-power. Pop. in 1890, 22,509 ; in 1900, 23,910.
Lippincotts New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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