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SEPTEMBER 1952—THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ST. JEROME’S
SEPTEMBER 1952—THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ST. JEROME’S SEPTEMBER 1952—THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ST. JEROME’S

SEPTEMBER 1952—THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ST. JEROME’S

Submitted by Anita M. Mance, Historian

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The first day of the school year is always a special time.  The first day in a new school is doubly special.  And so, it was for St. Jerome’s School on September 3, 1952.

THE LITTLE VILLAGE THAT COULD  - 1952—FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION STATE OF NEW YORK ANNUAL CONVENTION THE LITTLE VILLAGE THAT COULD  - 1952—FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION STATE OF NEW YORK ANNUAL CONVENTION

THE LITTLE VILLAGE THAT COULD  - 1952—FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION STATE OF NEW YORK ANNUAL CONVENTION

By Anita M. Mance, Historian, Research assisted by Seth Wagner, SUNY Geneseo Intern  

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THE LITTLE VILLAGE THAT COULD 

1952—FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION STATE OF NEW YORK ANNUAL CONVENTION 

By Anita M. Mance, Historian, Research assisted by Seth Wagner, SUNY Geneseo Intern  

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2022 Celebrations and Memories

By Anita Mance, Town/Village East Rochester Historian January 2022

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Centennial painting by Christopher A. Wheat, 1997 Throughout the year I will share monthly articles (around the 15th of the month) which will serve to honor special moments in our...

East Rochester's First Fire Truck

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Originally the equipment used in firefighting was a hand drawn hose cart and ladder wagon. In 1925 it was decided that the village needed a real fire truck not a commercial truck converted to one.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF EAST ROCHESTER

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East Rochester was originally called Despatch because of its proximity to the railroad. The word came from the name of the first major company to locate here, the Merchants Despatch Transportation Company, most often referred to as the Carshops. ...