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Bookstore – Biographies


Rochester History

by Preston E. Pierce

Liberian Dreams, West African Nightmare: The Life of Henry W. Johnson, who left early Canandaigua to resettle in Libera. Paperback

$ 5.00

A Man Who Could Stand Prosperity
John North Willys

by Preston E. Pierce

The unrecognized legacy of John North Willys, a Canandaigua native who rose in industry to rival Henry Ford in the auto Industry . This book chronicles the life and business career of this industrialist motorman. Facinating read. Sprial bound.

$ 4.95

And Who Was She Anyhow?
Sarah H. Bradford – Biographer of Harriet Tubman

by Preston E. Pierce

A chronicle of the biographer of abolitionist, Harriet Tubman, paperback.

$ 8.25

Frogleg George:
The Legend No One Really Knew

by John M. Robertella

John Preissecker was known as Frogleg George. Find out why. This book brings this unique character and Rochester legend to life. Paperback.

$ 9.95

The Complete Guide to Village Life in America

by Nancy T. Hayden

The accompanying guide to Carolyn Cowles Richards classic diary, “Village Life in America”. Learn more about the people and places in mid 1800’s Canandaigua. Sprial bound.

$ 19.95