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Historical Resources & Records
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Nunda Area History Bibliography


  • Bonadonna, Sandra K. Development of the Nunda School System, unpublished manuscript, n.d.
  • Byrnes, Thomas E, RPh. Two Centuries of Medical Care in the Town of Nunda and Vicinity. Nunda Bicentennial Committee, 2008.
  • Cook, Bill, Celebrating Our Past: Livingston County in the Twentieth Century, Livingston County Board of Supervisors, 2000.
  • Cook, Thomas S. Nunda, Portage, and Genesee Falls. Arcadia Publishing, 2011
  • Cook, Thomas S., Yesterday....Stories from Old Nunda. Nunda Bicentennial Committee, 2008.
  • Cook, Tom, Faded Glory: Parts I & II, Talking History; Nunda Times, March 29 and April 5, 1995.
  • _____ Dalton Historical Cookbook, United Methodist Women, First United Methodist Church, Dalton, NY, 1982
  • DePuy, Hope and Sally Hall, Churches in the Town of Nunda and Vicinity. Town of Nunda Bicentennial Committee, 2007.
  • DePuy, Hope, Memories of a One-Room Schoolhouse, District #4 Geneseo, NY. 2007.
  • Doty, Lockwood R. A History of Livingston County, NY. Jackson Michigan: W.J. VanDusen, Publisher, 1905.
  • Frost, Marjorie C., Early Years: Town of Nunda 1808-1983, Nunda Historical Society; Burt's Printing Service, Inc., Dalton, NY 1983.
  • Frost, Marjorie C. "The History of Nunda From the Indian to the Airplane", Nunda News, September 17, 1948.
  • Hand, H. Wells, Centennial History of the Town of Nunda: 1808-1908, Originally published: Rochester Herald Press, 1908; Re-published: Heart of the Lakes Publishing, Interlaken, NY, 1993. Reprint will name index available from the Nunda Historical Society.
  • Kipp, David L., Locking The Heights: The Rise and Demise of the Genesee Valley Canal, David L. Kipp, 1999
  • Koeppe, Clarence E. Tink of Nunda, An Autobiography, Nunda Bicentennial Committee, 2005. (reprint)
  • Ostrum, Charlie and Tom Cook, A History of Fire Fighting in Nunda, Nunda Bicentennial Committee, 2006.


Historical & Local Links


Nunda Area Websites


Genesee Valley History Websites


New York State History Websites

United States History Websites

  • Library of Congress - a wonderful source of history, including Nunda and the Genesee Valley. Lots to see and do!


Genealogy and Other Websites

  • - hunt for your ancestors at LDS genealogical website
  • Guide to Researching Your House - this page from a commercial site has plenty of links to useful sites that will help you unlock the history of your house. (Thanks to Louanne Taylor for sharing this link with us!)


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