Remsen’s Bush Cemetery, Montgomery County, New York

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Biographical Sketch of Cady Staley

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Biography of Zerah S. Westbrook

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Biography of Edward Wemple

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Biography of Douw Henry Fonda

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Biography of Albert Vander Veer

ALBERT VANDER VEER “A wise physician, skill’d our wounds to heal. Is more than armies to the public weal.” Pope – The Iliad. AN ALBANIAN who stands at the head of his profession as a surgeon, and whose fame is extended far beyond the limits of the city, is Dr. Albert Vander Veer. Born in



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