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1 Beach, Allen C. The Centennial Celebrations of the State of New York
Albany, New York Weed, Parsons & Company 1879 
In Very Good+ condition. Fully bound in blue cloth. Both the spine and the decorative front board are lushly stamped in gilt (still brilliant). Chocolate-brown endpapers. 459pps., with a number of black-and-white illustrations. No dustjacket. There is light rubbing wear to the corners, the spine-ends, and the board-bottoms. Also, a previous owner's bookplate and a small bookshop label are affixed to the front pastedown. Otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright. Both hinges are fine. The text is immaculate; no previous ownership markings. A very nice copy of this title.

"...At a stated meeting of the New York Historical Society, held in its Hall on Tuesday evening, February 6, 1877, the Executive Committee submitted the following report:
The Executive Committee takes occasion to remind the Society that on Friday, the 20th of April next, will occur the One Hundredth Anniversary of the adoption of the Constitution of the State of New York, and suggest the proprietyof the recognition of the most important event in the annals of the State under the auspices of this Society, an institution specially created by its Legislature to preserve the history of this great political community.
The Committee takes occasion further to remind the Society of the later coming, Wednesday, the 17th of October next, of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Battle of Saratoga, a victory in great measure due to the valor of the officers and troops of the State, and now recognized as the determining contest in the struggle for American Independence.
The Committee respectfully recommend that each of these important events be celebrated by the Society..."

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