Surveying; Documents; Land grants; Land subdivision;
Documents that Richard Edsall, Thomas Welling and John Wisner surveyed the 100 acres of drowned lands subdivided from Lancaster Syms' share of the Patent of Wawayanda in the County of Orange to William Holly.
Clippings; History; Historical societies; Historians; Land grants; Taverns (Inns);
Newspaper clipping reporting on a Historical Society of Middletown and Wallkill Precinct meeting featuring Frank Durland’s paper on the importance of Chester in history. Apparently, this was clipped from Dr. Wesley Wait's copy of the newspaper.