fitch's bridge
A beautiful view of Fitch's bridge.

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advertiser fire
A frozen fire truck at the Advertiser fire in 1888 on the corner of Lake
and Market Streets.

1889 flood
Elmira's 1889 flood - East Second Street looking east.

lake street
Corner of East Water and Lake Streets looking west.

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Cremo cigars sold by the Tompkins Company on old State Street.
Building still exists between Church and Second Streets.

baldwin street
Looking south down Baldwin Street, circa 1900.

constantine bantley
Constantine Bantley and the Wireworks crew, circa 1900.

Let's go for a ride.

elmira post office
The old post office building still stands on the corner of today's
Clemens Center Parkway and East Church Street.

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lake street elmira
Lake Street looking north from East Water Street.

womens' federation
The Womens' Federation Building at the corner of old State Street and East Church Street, circa 1930.

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Elmira, New York in Chemung County
was a wonderful place to grow up.

Our staff has collected old, historical photographs and postcards that
will be appreciated by anyone who was born "before the Flood."
baldwin street
womens federation joyride
lake street bantley fire engine
1902 flood lake street cremo

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