The First Presbyterian Church
The following articles were acquired from a variety of sources: newspaper articles, books, pamphlets, and school projects. The material was typed and collated by Rev. Dr. Richard Mayforth. He spent many days at the Gouverneur Museum and no doubt, many hours in front of a keyboard.
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FPCGH-1a Gouverneur, Yesterday & Today This book is the product of 26 eighth graders in a class shared by Mrs. (Janice) Peters (social studies) and Mrs. (Carol) Amberg (English language arts) at the Gouverneur Middle School. It was produced as a class project during the winter of 1997-1998 and funded by a grant from The Rural Education Advisory Committee for Jefferson-Lewis B.O.C.E.S.
FPCGH-4a The Sesquicentennial Program Committee of First Presbyterian Church Presents Living Pictures of the Years 1817-1967 by Mrs Wallace Thompson, presented on Saturday, October 7, 1967, First Presbyterian Church, Gouverneur, NY
FPCGH-9 Centenary of the First Presbyterian Church, Gouverneur New York 1817 – 1917 A Brief Historical sketch of The First Presbyterian Church Written In Commemoration Of The One Hundreth Anniversary Of The Organization Of The Church May 24, 1817 As Read By The Author Miss Sarah H. A. Parker