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Leocadia [Albany, New York, United States]

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Mother C. Thompson [San Diego, California, United States]

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Albany is the second oldest city in the United States, and since 1797 has been the capitol of the Empire State. It was a strategic center during Colonial Days, and it was here in 1754 that steps were taken by the Colonial Congress to consider a federation of the colonies. It has always been an important trading and transportation center.

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At long last have seen Kenwood. Saw Fitzpatrick - Ruggeri - McChaston & Bearse. Also acidently met up with Miss Boyd and Rev. M. reintroduced us. It was a lovely day. Leaving for Chic. morning. - Leacadia

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Hudson River (New York), Business Districts (Albany, New York), Rivers, Bridges

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