elmira  chemung calendar 2015

Come home for the holidays - at least in spirit, anyway.......

We have all kinds of Elmira/Chemung stuff in our CafePress Giftshop


T-shirts, prints, hats, buttons, mugs, cards, and more!

And tons of local books in our Bookstore


Harpers' New York & Erie, BIG BOOK of Pictures, In Their Honor, Queen City Adventure, Plank Road Explorer, Store Fronts of Elmira, Our Own Book, music CDS by Elmira's own George Bailey Orchestra, and more!

Welcome to Elmira 2015 Calendar. Paintings by Diane Janowski, Elmira City Historian. Available online only in our giftshop.

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1Postcards, Photos, and Memorabilia

Eldridge Park
Chemung Canal
Elmira, New York - My Kind of Town
Hometown Elmira
Old Time Elmira Music

2Chemung HISTORY

HISTORY

Chemung Canal
Historic Sites of Elmira & Chemung County Map
Why "Chemung"?
The Very Last Labrador Duck - Elmira, New York
Link to Chemung County Historical Markers
Baby Boomer Memories of the 1940s, 50s & 60s
TRIVIA - In Pursuit of Chemung County TRIVIA

NEIGHBORHOODS

Slabtown - Elmira, New York
Madame X's Wild Times on Railroad Avenue,
Heyday on the Avenoo
Town and Neighborhood Names
The Peek-A-Boo Gang
Our Neighborhoods

NEWSPAPER STUFF

100 Years Ago in Elmira
175 Years Ago in Elmira
The Classifieds
Lost and Found
Crazy Headlines
Turn of the Century
Chemung County Courier - NEWS


RAILROADS AND TRAINS

RAILROADS in Chemung County
Delaware Lackawanna Western Railroad DL&W


TIMELINE 1771 - NOW

TIMELINE of Chemung County History - 1771-Now
Online Local Research Links

3Floods

The Great Chemung River Flood of 1889
The Great Chemung River Flood of 1902

4NATIVE AMERICANS

Kanaweola - Head on a Pole - other Indian Villages
Local Indian Place Names

5FAMOUS PEOPLE

Famous People of Chemung County
Matthias Hollenback, Elmira's First Merchant
Mark Twain in Elmira
Roy C. Fox, Elmira Artist
Charles X. O'Brien, Composer
Vin Fiz, Calbraith Perry Rogers

6REVOLUTIONARY WAR

General John Sullivan - Battle of Newtown

7CIVIL WAR

Elmira Prison Camp
Civil War Driving Tour of Elmira
Corporal Michel Fortlouis, Pointe Coupee Artillery

List of Confederate Dead in Woodlawn Cemetery

8New Local History Publications

Visit our Book Store
The Barnes Library

9What to do in Chemung County, Elmira, NY


SMARTPHONE Driving Tour!

Visitor's Guide to Chemung County,
Elmira, New York








andJUST FOR FUN!

Kodachrome Elmira

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