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Old 06-14-2019, 11:55 AM
 
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Historical info from Canandaigua: https://www.libraryweb.org/~rochhist/v66_2004/v66i4.pdf

Historical information from Albany: https://books.google.com/books?id=nW...albany&f=false

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Campbell_Matthews
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/...pbell-matthews (graduated from The Albany Academy in 1864 and the first black law school graduate and judge in NY State history)
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Old 06-14-2019, 12:56 PM
 
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A couple of astronaut references from Syracuse: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeanette_J._Epps

Astronaut Biography: Michael Belt (I believe that a sibling or relative of his was one of the first casualties of the Vietnam War from the area)

Another astronaut born in Plattsburgh: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_P._Anderson

A source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o...can_astronauts
In regards to the bolded sentence: https://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/3440/MARVIN-M-BELT/
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Old 06-15-2019, 09:16 PM
 
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A business reference in Buffalo/family reference in Amherst:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1eL0hAbaR4

https://www.agorieheadwear.com/

https://www.wgrz.com/video/entertain...eak/71-8109790
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Old 06-15-2019, 10:09 PM
 
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Another business/restaurant in Buffalo marketed towards a more professional crowd: https://www.theoakkroom.com/
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Old 06-15-2019, 10:19 PM
 
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A radio station in the Plattsburgh(Burlington VT) area(licensed to Keeseville): 104.3 KISS-FM | THE CHAMPLAIN VALLEY'S CLASSIC HIP-HOP STATION
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WJKS_(FM)
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Old 06-16-2019, 01:36 AM
 
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Athlete of the Week reference from Cortland HS: Athletic Department Main Page | Cortland Schools
More from Cortland: https://twitter.com/CECSD_Athletics
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Old 06-18-2019, 03:19 AM
 
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Sports reference from Ballston Spa in Saratoga County: https://wnyt.com/sports/ballston-spa...91196/?cat=256
https://www.allstars-academy.com/eli...curtis-nobles/

Whitehall in Washington County: https://wnyt.com/sports/whitehall-ca...91193/?cat=256

https://wnyt.com/sports/high-school-...93002/?cat=256

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Old 06-18-2019, 03:42 AM
 
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An interesting article about the first reference: https://www.hudsonvalley360.com/arti...it_nosession=1
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Old 06-18-2019, 03:44 AM
 
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An interesting article about the first reference: https://www.hudsonvalley360.com/arti...it_nosession=1
Just to add, this is the same young man:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLh-...&feature=share
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Old 06-18-2019, 10:36 AM
 
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