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Viaduct, Court Street, ca 1905

This is the story of Manhattan's Little Italy. From the 1880's until the 1950's waves of Italian immigrants came to America and settled on Mulberry...

This is the story of Manhattan's Little Italy. From the until the waves of Italian immigrants came to America and settled on Mulberry Street. Unlike the earlier Italian immigrants these people were poor and uneducated.

World Wide News - Rochester, NY

World Wide News - Rochester, NY. This place is such a winner.

Lower Fall, Rochester New York, ca 1905

Lower Fall, Rochester New York, ca 1905

1796 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14610 store front window of the DuMond VanCuran Co. where East Ave Wegmans is now. Brighton Presbyterian Church across the street is noticeable in the reflection of the window. Owned and operated by Arthur and Mortimer Dumond (possibly standing in the doorway), this plumbing and hardware store opened in 1909 and closed in 1938.

1796 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14610 store front window of the DuMond VanCuran Co. where East Ave Wegmans is now. Brighton Presbyterian Church across the street is noticeable in the reflection of the window. Owned and operated by Arthur and Mortimer Dumond (possibly standing in the doorway), this plumbing and hardware store opened in 1909 and closed in 1938.

Strong Memorial Hospital - A view of the Hospital's pharmacy photographed in 1927.

Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY- A view of the Hospital's pharmacy photographed in

Hudson Ave.  Polish Town developed around St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, named after a popular Polish saint, looms in the distance. Polish immigrants settled in Rochester around the 1880s causing the area to be named “Little Poland” or “Polish Town.”

Polish Town developed around St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, named after a popular Polish saint, looms in the distance. Polish immigrants settled in Rochester around the causing the area to be named “Little Poland” or “Polish Town.

vintage everyday: 24 Amazing Vintage Photographs of the Rochester’s Great Flood of 1913

A century ago, hurricane force winds, blizzards, and tornadoes preceded the days of the Great Flood of March 1913 . And then, when the rains.

American Chicle Company - "During the 1910s, however, the building at 302 North Goodman belonged to the American Chicle Company, a manufacturer of chewing gum. The factory produced Chiclets, a pellet-shaped gum coated in a layer of candy...by 1921, the company had rented out its four-story factory to the Rochester Board of Education."

Anyone who visits the Village Gate Square on North Goodman Street cannot help being struck by a sense of history.

Higgins Stables From: Illustrated Rochester Dated: 1899 -

Aquinas Memorial Stadium. Later, re named Holleder Stadium. Corner of Mt. Reed Blvd. & Ridgeway Ave. Torn down

Later, re named Holleder Stadium. Corner of Mt. Torn down

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Breiman - "Ida Breiman, an garment worker in Rochester, New York by way of Zhitomir, Ukraine, would be shot dead by a sweatshop owner in the course of a garment strike involving workers that began on this date in

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