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City of Yonkers

Westchester County

Zip: 10710

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Thought of the Day
A suspicious mind always looks on the black side of things.

Yesterday's Thought Was
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
By Rene Descartes  1596 - 1650

French mathematician & philosopher; founded analytic geometry; wrote "Discourse on Method" 1637; sought to derive knowledge from undoubtable 1st principle "I think, therefore I exist".


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City of Yonkers

Westchester County


History And Antiquities
The following covers "History and Antiquities", a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, and anecdotes about Westchester County and its towns. When reading the following, remember to keep in mind that this information has been written about two hundred years ago. Population statistics and events have not been revised to reflect current events and perspective. We think this adds to the historical flavor and interest of the writings, giving a different perspective on much of this information and written in an "older world" writing style. "Historical Collections of the State of New York, Published by S. Tuttle, 194 Chatham-Square, 1841

    Yonkers
    "Yonkers is centrally distant 16 miles N. of New York. Pop. 2,968. Yonkers village, formerly called Philipsburg, is situated upon the Hudson, and contains 2 churches, a female seminary, and about 50 dwellings. This place is a favorite summer resort for the citizens of New York. Kingsbridge, 13 miles N. of the city hall, New York, is on Spuyten Duyvel creek, or Harlem River, and contains about a dozen dwellings. The bridge at this place is of wood, about 60 feet long. This neighborhood was the scene of important military operations during the revolution."




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