HISTORY OF PITTSFORD
 

"Pittsford is an area of beautiful homes and gardens, trees and historical buildings. The school has an excellent reputation as does the library. The municipal officers of both the town and village have paid particular attention to parks and recreational opportunities and have collaborated on many community events."

From "A Short History of Pittsford"
       by Audrey M. Johnson        

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Click here for a timeline of pertinent historic events compiled by David Minor 
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ARCHITECTURAL DELIGHTS ARCHITECTURAL HISTORIES
   Agate Homestead  Phoenix Building
   Barker Homestead  St. Louis Catholic Church Manse
   Elliott Homestead
   Kolaneka Farms
   Little House    
   Phoenix Building EDUCATION
   Satterlee Estate  Cobblestone School
   Spring House  Schoolhouses from 1794-1946
   Thornell Homestead  
   Town Hall    
 Village Hall  
 
 
BUSINESSES PARKS & RECREATION
   Doctors in early Pittsford  Bicycle Ordinance of 1894
   Women Doctors  Erie / Barge Canal
   NY State's 1st female Pharmacist  King's Bend Park
   Simon Stone's Mill  Powder Mills Park
 
 
FAMILY HISTORIES TIDBITS
   Agate  The first jail in Pittsford
   Bandemer  The first library in Pittsford
   Forman  Historic Preservation Commission
   Hopkins  Historical Markers
   Lusk  Origin of Pittsford's name
   Spiegel  Pittsford Grange
   Schoen  Village Susquecentennial
   Stone  Weather Station in Pittsford
   Tobey  World War I Howitzer
 
 
 

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