The photos below were sent in by Jerry Reed, coordinator of our sister site, the Otsego County GenWeb Page. Although some of these specific houses are no longer in existence, or have been modified or modernized, they are representative of the variety of 19th and early 20th century family homes built throughout Herkimer and Montgomery Counties.

#1: Upper left: residence of J.A. Angell; Center: Mirror Lake; Upper Right: residence of M. Foley; Lower Right: residence of B. Manion; Lower Left: residence of R. Wood.

#1: Upper left: residence of Wm. Lyon; Center: residence of Morris Mark; Upper Right: residence of Dr. I.O. Nellis; Lower Right: residence of Adam J. Smith; Lower Left: residence of Wm. C. Prescott.

#3: Upper left: residence of Jackson Smith; Upper Center: residence of G. M. Helmer; Upper Right: residence of M.A. Deimel; Lower Right: residence of Clinton Beckwith; Lower Left: Mohawk River.

Source: Panorama and History of Herkimer County, N.Y.: 1725 - 1900, published by Miss Flora L. Wood, written and compiled by Thomas C. Murray. Published 1900.

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