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By John T. Hastings

ISBN-10: 0738572195

ISBN-13: 9780738572192

ISBN-10: 1531647340

ISBN-13: 9781531647346

William Bond grew to become the 1st Warrensburg settler, whilst he arrived within the Echo Lake sector, in 1787. almost immediately thereafter, Warrensburg grew to become often called "the Bridge" since it was once the site of the one bridge within the zone that crossed the Schroon River. In February 1813, the city of Warrensburg was once shaped from a part of Thurman. via the mid-1800s, A. C. Emerson and B. P. Burhans had moved to Warrensburg and all started to harness the waterpower of the Schroon River and make the most of the within reach trees source. The Emerson sawmill and Burhans's tannery and gristmill supplied employment and capital to help a transforming into and thriving city. different industries, resembling a woolen mill and pants manufacturing unit, sash and blind manufacturing facility, blouse manufacturing facility, and shoe peg manufacturing facility, quickly undefined. With the sunrise of the 20 th century, enhanced transportation within the kind of railroads and the auto begun bringing extra humans to Warren County. This development maintains this present day as a variety of viewers summer time within the Adirondacks to benefit from the fresh air and water of the north country.

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