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Astor Collection

The Vincent Astor Collection tells the untold story of one of America's most prominent businessmen, philanthropists and a life-long friend of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Roosevelt and Astor, both Dutchess County natives, were closely connected through family, social, and business ties but it was their work in defending America …

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Astor Collection

Bard College

This collection is intended as a broad selection of materials from the College Archive that locates Bard within the social, cultural, and intellectual history of the Hudson Valley.

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Bard College

Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

This collection of newsletters chronicles the history of the Cary Institute, including our inception as the Cary Arboretum of the New York Botanical Garden and establishment of the Institute of Ecosystem Studies (IES).  

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Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

Chatham Public Library

A selection of items from our local history collection including class photographs documenting Chatham Schools students and faculty from 1880-1940.

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Chatham Public Library

Chester Historical Society

A small sampling of items that help to tell the story of the people, business, farms, industries, natural history of the greater Chester, Orange County, New York community.

TOC logoThis project is conducted in cooperation with, and the support of the office of the Town of Chester Historian.

 

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The Chester Historical Society’s mission is to …

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Chester Historical Society

Columbia County Historical Society

This site features a selection of the over 7,500 photographic prints, negatives, and slides in the Columbia County Historical Society's collection.  Items in the entire collection range from postcards of the county's landscape and communities, many views of local houses, and daguerreotypes of county residents, to photos of …

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Columbia County Historical Society

Consortium of Rhinebeck History

The Consortium of Rhinebeck History offers material from various members of the Consortium.  The focus is on the history of Rhinebeck and its relationship to the mid-Hudson Valley and New York State.  Photographs, documents, objects and postcards provide a sense of life through the centuries, from Rhinebeck's founding in 1686. …

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Consortium of Rhinebeck History

Cornwall Public Library

This collection is representative of items from the Local History Collection of the Cornwall Public Library.  All of the items pertain to history and everyday life in Cornwall and Cornwall-on-Hudson.

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Cornwall Public Library

Culinary Institute of America

This selection of menus from The Culinary Institute of America Menu Collection features historical menus that are relevant to the Hudson Valley region, including menus from CIA restaurants, from restaurants and hotels in New York State and New York City, and from the Smiley Family Menu Collection. View all digitized menus from the CIA …

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Culinary Institute of America

Dutchess Community College

This collection documents the history of Dutchess Community College.

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Dutchess Community College

About the collections



HRVH provides access to historical materials from digital collections contributed by colleges, libraries, archives, historical societies, museums and cultural organizations from the following counties in New York State: Columbia, Greene, Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, and Westchester.

 

The collections are organized by contributing organization. Please use the list to the left to browse the available collections.

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