1846 Historical Collections of the State of New York
HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK;
CONTAINING A GENERAL COLLECTION OF THE MOST INTERESTING FACTS, TRADITIONS,
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES, ANECDOTES, etc..
RELATING TO ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES,
WITH GEOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTIONS OF EVERY TOWNSHIP IN THE STATE,
Illustrated by 230 Engravings.
BY JOHN W.BARBER,
AUTHOR OF CONNECTICUT, AND MASSACHUSETTS HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS.
AUTHOR OF "THE MEMOIRS OF EMINENT AMERICAN MECHANICS," ETC.
Knox, taken from Berne in 1822. Pop. 2,143. The lands are leased by Mr. Van Rensselaer. Knoxville, or Union Street, 21 miles west from Albany, has about 30 dwellings.