Bibliography of the Genesee Region, 1790 to 1990: Browse

The Genesee Region, 1790 to the Present; a Guide to its History is a bibliography of the books, pamphlets, and periodical articles on the history of a ten-county area of upstate New York. The counties are Allegany, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates. Rochester, in Monroe County, is the largest city in the area covered. Most of the 6917 entries in the bibliography are briefly annotated.

The main volume (1978) and the first supplement (1984) were compiled by James D. Folts, Jr. and the second supplement (1992) was compiled by Karl Sanford Kabelac. The three volumes were digitized by Melissa Mead , digital librarian in Rush Rhees Library, The University of Rochester.

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19th CENTURY PROTESTANTISM19th CENTURY MEDICINE
19th CENTURY MOVEMENTS19th CENTURY PROTESTANTISM
19th CENTURY ROCHESTER ECONOMY20th CENTURY PROTESTANTISM
20th CENTURY ROCHESTER ECONOMY20th CENTURY SOCIAL ANALYSIS & REFORM
ABOLITIONIST MOVEMENTAGRICULTURAL STATISTICS & PRICES
AGRICULTURE SINCE THE CIVIL WARAGRICULTURE TO THE CIVIL WAR
ALCOHOL & DRUGSALLEGANY COUNTY
ANTI-MASONRYARCHITECTURE IN INDIVIDUAL COUNTIES
ART & ART MUSEUMSART ART MUSEUMS & PHOTOGRAPHERS
ARTS ORGANIZATIONSAVIATION
BAPTISTSBIBLIOGRAPHY
CANALSCATHOLICS
CHURCH HISTORY BY AREACITY OF ROCHESTER
CLUBS & FRATERNITIESCOLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
CRAFTSDAIRYING
DentistryDIRECTORIES & GAZETTEERS
ELECTRONIC MEDIAEPISCOPALIANS
ETHNIC GROUPSFEMINIST MOVEMENT
FINGER LAKESFRUITS & VEGETABLES
GENEALOGYGENERAL
GENERAL ARCHITECTUREGENERAL CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS
GENERAL CULTUREGENERAL WORKS
GENERAL WORKS & PROMOTIONAL LITERATUREGENESEE COUNTY
GENESEE VALLEYGOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS
GOVERNMENT RECORDSGOVERNMENTAL SERIAL REPORTS
HIGHWAYSHIGHWAYS (including Postal Service)
HISTORICAL SOCIETIESHISTORICAL SOCIETIES & MUSEUMS
HISTORIOGRAPHYHOLLAND PURCHASE
HOSPITALSICONOGRAPHY
IMPRINTSIndividual Church Histories
JUDAISMLABOR
LETCHWORTH PARKLIBRARIES
LIVINGSTON COUNTYLUMBERING
LUTHERANSMANUSCRIPTS
MAPS & ATLASESMETHODISTS
MISCELLANEOUSMONROE COUNTY
MONROE COUNTY GOVERNMENTMORMONS
MULTI-COUNTYMUSIC & THEATER
NEWSPAPERSNEWSPAPERS & PRINTING
ONTARIO COUNTYORLEANS COUNTY
OTHER DENOMINATIONSPHELPS & GORHAM PURCHASE
POPULAR HISTORY & FOLKLOREPOPULATION STATISTICS
POPULATION STATISTICS (Including Census)PRESBYTERIANS
PRISONS & REFORM SCHOOLSPROMOTIONAL LITERATURE (arranged roughly by date)
PUBLIC HEALTH IN ROCHESTERPUBLIC HEALTH IN THE GENESEE REGION
PULTENEY-HORNBY PURCHASERAILROADS
REFERENCE & BIBLIOGRAPHY SECTIONREGIONAL COMMERCE & INDUSTRY
REGIONAL PLANNING DOCUMENTSROCHESTER
ROCHESTER & MONROE COUNTY ARCHITECTUREROCHESTER & MONROE COUNTY DIRECTORIES
ROCHESTER BUSINESS FIRMSROCHESTER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
ROCHESTER CITY GOVERNMENTRURAL SOCIAL STUDIES
SCHOOLS IN INDIVIDUAL COUNTIESSCHOOLS IN INDIVIDUAL COUNTIES (OUTSIDE MONROE)
SCHOOLS IN ROCHESTER & MONROE COUNTYSENECA COUNTY
Seventh-Day BaptistsSHIPPING
SOILS & AGRICULTURAL LAND USESPORTS
STATE & COUNTY GOVERNMENTSTATE & COUNTY GOVERNMENT (EXCEPT MONROE)
STATE & LOCAL POLITICSSTATE & REGIONAL HISTORY
TRANSITTRAVEL LITERATURE: GUIDES & COLLECTED ACCOUNTS
TRAVELLERS TO THE GENESEE COUNTRY: 1615-1976UNITARIAN-UNIVERSALIST
UNITED CHURCH OF CHRISTWARFARE
WAYNE COUNTYWILDLIFE REFUGES ETC.
WOMEN, CHILDREN & THE AGEDWYOMING COUNTY
YATES COUNTY