York Township; a historical summary. Pictures from the collection of Melbourne H. Bryce. --

by John Chancellor Boylen in Township of York, Municipal Corporation, 1954

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Pagination131 p. illus., ports.
Number of Pages131
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York Township; a historical summary. Pictures from the collection of Melbourne H. Bryce. -- by John Chancellor Boylen Download PDF EPUB FB2

InYork Township reorganized from a second class township and became a first class township. This mandated a change in the political structure of the Township. Five wards were established, each ward electing one member to the Board of Commissioners. For more history about the area, check out York Township’s th-Anniversary-Book.

InMajor J. Boylen, secretary of the Ontario Historical Society published "York Township - An Historical Summary " Fully half of the page book is filled with photos from the Bryce Collection.

One can now see the pictures colourized for Bryce as only black and white images were used in the publication. The York County Courthouse was built aboutand the York Parish Church (later York-Hampton Parish and today known as Grace Church) was built inbecoming the area's religious center.

Both were key institutions in the new community. The "Common Shore" (waterfront) was highly valuable and strategic property. Over the years, I have studied stories about the history of York Township. I came across some interesting facts that I would like to share with you.

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York was formed from Caledonia and Leicester Maand a part of Covington was annexed in The name of the town was derived from Hon. Joseph York, Member of Assembly from St. Lawrence County, who, as chairman of the committee, had favorable reported the.

Ina judicial election was held and the village library became the York Township Public Library with a township tax of 6/ mills or approximately $ for all of the year's expenses. Inthe library board voted to join the NILS system.

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This circa photo provided by the New York City Municipal Archives shows Norfolk Street, which is now the Angel Orensanz Foundation, in New York. Overcolor photographs were. York Township Historical Society Quick Facts. place. Medina, OH Summary.

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In the Milstein Division, our researchers .Book covers the period Vols.published under the direction of: Maine Historical Society; v. Maine Genealogical Society; v. published for the State by E.C. Bowler Issued by the Register of Deeds for York County.