Canastota Area History

AGRICULTURE

Agriculture Attracted Settlers to Canastota

Deppoliti Farm 08-31-1942

Developing Canastota’s Mucklands

Italian Farmers of Canastota

Madison Co. Muckland 09-19-1971

AUTHORS-LOCAL

Bush, Mary

Short History of Canastota for Young People

BOXING HALL OF FAME

Canastota, New York – Boxing Capital of the World c.1984

Carmen Basilio – ex champ revisited 1979

Billy Backus 25th anniversary 2 1995

Boxing Hall of Fame – June 1990 Herald Journal

03-27-96 Patterson and Moore coming in June–no source listed.

June 1996 Hall of Fame articles

BRUCE BLOCK

Bruce Block fire November 1909

Bruce Block Opera House

Gen. Benjamin F. Bruce – Eulogy

CANALTOWN CORPORATION, MUSEUM, ERIE CANAL

Narrative History – Canal Town Corporation

Bill to Cover Canal-Bee Journal 1958

circa 1850 Fact sheet on Erie Canal

Canastota Canal Town Corporation 1968

Canastota Canal Town Corporation 1968 report

Canastota Canal Town Corporation 1969 members (240 names)

Canastota Canal Town Corporation 1970 Directors&Committees

Canastota Canal Town Corporation 1970 reports

MISC HISTORY

1835 – Red Wheels Rolling article

1946 events in Canastota

First Automobiles in Canastota

MUSIC & THEATER

Music events 1853-1915

Theatre of Bygone days Bruce Opera House

BUSINESS CATALOGS

Canastota Salt Company stockholder notice 1853

Merchants, Tradesmen, and Manufacturers Financial Condition Canastota 1921

Dobson Guide with product list undated

Catalog – Canastota Knife Factory

Catalog – Watson Dumping Wagons

Sherwood Bros catalog 1916-1917