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  • Date: on 1840
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    • New Paltz Academy Stereograph

    • Schools; Stereographs
    • A stereographic view of the New Paltz Academy with the Wallkill River in the foreground. Several people are sitting and standing on the banks. A stone fence surrounds the Academy with a small shed on the far right side. All the trees are bare of...
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling (weft): natural cotton and blue dyed wool. This coverlet is masterfully woven. The composition is well balanced, embodying energetic, curvilinear geometry. The design incorporates two distinct...
    • Woven coverlet, 1770-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton. Binder: natural cotton. Pattern: blue dyed wool. This coverlet is an excellent example of multi-tonal float work, woven by a very competent weaver. The three areas of float work; pattern, warp, and half warp and half pattern...
    • Woven coverlet, 1770-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton. Binder: natural cotton. Pattern: blue dyed wool. The dimensional quality of this early float work coverlet is best seen with the dark "tables" (large solid blue squares) up. The warp threads on the bottom end make the...
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. The design is made up of "rose" and "snowball" variants with a grid-like appearance. The slightly curved linear elements come together to form overlapping rings....
    • Woven coverlet, 1770-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton. Binder: natural cotton. Pattern: blue dyed wool, red dyed wool, green dyed wool. The three color combination used here is striking. The coverlet has no border. The fringes are applied. The coverlet is seamed down the center.
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. The double row of "pine trees" in different proportions adds interest to the border of this coverlet. This tree-like motif used on borders may have been referred...
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. This is a classic example of a double cloth coverlet utilizing the snowball and pine tree motifs. Although the design is essentially geometric, the trees suggest a...
    • Woven coverlet, 1770-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton. Binder: natural cotton. Pattern: blue dyed wool. Applied owners mark in brown wool cross-stitch (D.A.M.) appears along the opposite side of the coverlet. The coverlet is seamed down the center.
    • Ann Bevier Hasbrouck, 1840?

    • Huguenots;
    • Waist high black and white studio portrait of Ann Bevier Hasbrouck at about 13 years old. She has a large white bonnet on her head, which had a deep brim and long drooping ends that reach slightly below the chin line. Her shoulders and part of her...
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling (weft): natural cotton and blue dyed wool. The geometric design of this coverlet is becoming pictorial. The intersections between the forty-eight blocks create a four-petal flower or leaf shape. The...
    • Woven coverlet, 1780-1840

    • coverlets; Woven textiles; wool; yarn; linen; plaid;
    • Warp: natural cotton and blue dyed wool. Filling (weft): natural cotton and blue dyed wool. The coverlet takes on a carpet like quality. Its slightly rounded blocks are similar to the large repeat medallion motifs seen in ingrain or Scotch...
    • Britannia Pewter Teapot

    • Teapots; Domestic life; Metalworking;
    • Georgian style ribbed pedestal teapot with a hinged lid holding a flower-shaped wooden finial. The handle is curved ebony colored wood set into ornate caps of Britannia pewter. The base is stamped "Leonard Reed & Barton ." The number 3500...
    • Poll List of the Glebe

    • Newburgh (N.Y.)--History--19th Century; Voting; Local Elections;
    • Numbered poll list of an election for the Trustees and Auditors of the Glebe containing 70 signatures.
    • Ellen Onderdonk of Nyack

    • Portrait photographs; Portraits;
    • Ellen Onderdonk is wearing a windowpane plaid dress with matching shawl and is holding a small book in her gloved hands.

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