Adventures in History Series: The Holland Land Company in WNY
Elementary, Intermediate, 4th Grade, 7th Grade
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
Author Robert W. Silsby details the role of the Holland Land Company in Western New York. From establishing the streets of Buffalo and town lines to selling plots of land, agents of the Holland Land Company were instrumental in bringing people to the Niagara Frontier.
This pamphlet is one of twenty-seven volumes in the Adventures in WNY History Series, which were produced based on the collections and archives of the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society. The contents of the pamphlets, including the images, are copyrighted by the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society. They can be used exclusively for educational purposes described under the federal copyright laws. Some original copies may be purchased from the museum shop.
This pamphlet is appropriate for students studying local and New York State history.
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