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    • Piermont pier history

    • Documents; Piers & wharves; Railroads;
    • This is a historical document outlining the building of the Piermont Pier and the history of the Erie Railroad within the village of Piermont. The events detailed take place in the mid 1800's.
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont miscellany

    • Documents; History;
    • This is a document prepared by typewriter. It discussed some interesting history and trivia regarding the Village of Piermont. The document discusses events that took place roughly between the 1840's - 1940's. Only the passage on the 'Cedar Grove...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont steamer service

    • Pediments; Decorations; Business districts;
    • The top of this document is full of text that recounts the operating of steamer ships along the Hudson as part of the Erie Railroad operation. Text is transcribed below. Underneath the text there is a picture of the Piermont Village Hall. The...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Empire Hose incorporation resolution

    • Resolutions; Documents; Fire stations;
    • This document is the resolution of the Piermont Board of Trustees formally incorporating the Empire Hose Company No. 1 of Piermont, N.Y. The document is certified as a true and correct copy by Alexander D. Cornell, the Clerk of the Village of...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Now and then Piermont Paper factories

    • Factories; Smokestacks; Rowboats; Water towers; Rivers; Construction equipment;
    • This image is comprised of a postcard and color photograph stacked one above the other. The top image is the black and white postcard. The postcard is a view above a marshy Hudson River to the factory buildings on the shore of the pier. The bottom...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Train-Ferry connection poster

    • Schedules (Time plans); Posters; Railroads; Ferries;
    • This is a poster advertising the connecting train and ferry service between Piermont and Dearman. This service connects New York City to Albany and points westward. The time schedule as well as depot locations are outlined on the poster. The...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Dutch Reformed Church

    • Automobiles; Aerial photographs; Churches; Streams; Hills;
    • This is a photograph looking down from a high perspective overlooking a portion of the town of Piermont. The Sparkill Creek bisects the photograph vertically. In the background, a church with spire is in the center of the photograph. There are...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont Avenue before and after

    • Roads; Dirt roads; Trees; Fences; Utility poles;
    • This image is composed of two views of the same spot taken many years apart. The top image is a postcard looking down a dirt road. There is a sidewalk running along the side of the road. Two women in long dresses are walking down a tree-lined...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Mills of the Piermont Paper Company

    • Smokestacks; Industry; Factories; Rowboats; Reeds (Plants);
    • Nine large smokestacks loom over a expansive industrial complex located on the banks of the Hudson River. In addition to the smokestacks there are chimneys and vents along the 'L'-shaped building. A small rowboat is seen anchored off shore in the...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont Avenue

    • Postcards; Railroad tracks; Utility poles; Automobiles; Hotels; Porches; Roads;
    • This postcard depicts a view down a main street. In the foreground, railroad tracks cross the street at an angle. Utility poles line the right side of the street. On the left side of the street there is a row of buildings. Most of these buildings...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont emergency vehicles

    • Ambulances; Fire engines; Fire engines & equipment;
    • In this image, an ambulance is lined up next to two open-top fire trucks. The ambulance is an early model automobile with a split windshield, a small emergency light on the roof, and a spare tire mounted on the passenger running board. Across the...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont Aveue postcard

    • Postcards; Dirt roads; Sidewalks; Trees; Utility poles;
    • This is a postcard that depicts a scene looking down a dirt road. The road is lined on both sides with lush trees. There is a drainage ditch on the right side of the road next to a raised sidewalk. The left side of the road is lined with telephone...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Description of Piermont

    • Maps;
    • This document has three elements. One element is a reproduced map showing the streets and outline of modern-day Piermont. The second element is a series of facts about the village including the square miles, the history, schools and government. The...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont village hall

    • Buildings; Automobiles; Pediments; Storefronts;
    • This black and white photograph is of the brick building that is the Piermont Village Hall. The brick building is two stories tall with a prominent pediment. There are elongated windows on the second floor that are arched. The front entrance is...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Great Eastern Store now and then

    • Buildings; Horses; Carts & wagons; Pickup trucks; Porches; Balustrades; Gables; Storefronts; Business districts;
    • This image consists of two photographs one above the other mounted on a sheet of paper. The images show the same location at different dates. The top image shows a two story building with porches on both levels. The entry level features prominent...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont avenue

    • Roads; Streets; Utility poles; Sidewalks;
    • This black and white photograph is a look down a street. The left side of the street has a a low sloped wall bordering the road. The land on the hillside and on the left side of the road is covered in bushes and other low brush. There is also a...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Cornelius H. Kane

    • Fire engines; Parks; Automobiles; Awards;
    • This paper details with words and pictures, the recognition of prominent Piermont resident, Cornelius H. Kane. The text of the document is transcribed below. There are four images incorporated into the image. The top image is of a man in a hat...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Empire annual ball

    • Programs; Dance; Balls (Parties);
    • This is an announcement and program for an annual ball to take place on January 27, 1869 for the Empire Engine Company. The ball will take place at Mead's Hotel in Upper Piermont. The program lists all of dances that will take place for the evening.
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Piermont by Mom's 1980's

    • Business districts; Storefronts; Railroad tracks; Signs (Notices); Trees; Dogs; Automobiles;
    • This black-and-white photograph captures a street view looking down Piermont Avenue. The photograph is taken at a 'Y' intersection. The road splits here in two directions leaving a triangular piece of land in the center. On this triangular piece of...
    • Piermont Public Library
    • Notable Piermont residents

    • Portraits; Shrines; Graves; Dresses; Gables; Saints;
    • This image is a document which features three photographs with captions. The image on the left is a portrait of a woman with a long elaborate dress and a headpiece. She is identified as Louise Yale, daughter of Linus Yale, inventor of several...
    • Piermont Public Library

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