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Rochester Lithograph--Detail.jpeg
Commercial exchange concerns a Wadsworth family order of labels, perhaps for use upon nursery stock

Filippini--The Table.jpg
The famed chef from New York city's Delmonico's restaurant showcases the unusual ingredients and cuisines favored by America's Gilded Age diners

East-Avon.jpg
In this detail from an 1872 map, we can see that the processing of meats took place literally next door to a school

G.D. Dooer Letterhead.jpg
This butcher in Avon, NY did business with the Wadsworth family in the later 19th century

Lobster 2.jpg
This is a recipe that is written upon the letterhead of the State Agricultural Society. The names of all the former presidents are at the top of the letterhead; also, the recipe contains quite a few exotic ingredients. There is also a series of…

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A fruit and vegetable preserving company and the change in its logo from 1881 to 1885

2012 Farm Acreage.tiff
Based upon data from the 2012 USDA "Agriculture Census" for New York state, this map shows how the counties of Orleans, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, and Wayne all retain valuable farmland that is in danger of being lost through unmindful…
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