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    • Rev. James Starr Clark

    • Portrait photography--United States
    • Photographed here as a distinguished older man, James Starr Clark was a pivotal figure in the 19th century history of Tivoli. Arriving at Annandale in the early 1850's as a tutor to the Bard children, he lived with the family for two years, during...
    • 'Missionary of Annandale' letter

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    • A letter to James Starr Clark informing him that he had been elected to the position of Missionary of Annandale in 1854. This provided an official title and stipend to Clark for the work that he had already undertaken with the financial support of...
    • James Starr Clark

    • Portrait photography--United States
    • Pictured here as a young man, James Starr Clark came to Annandale in the 1850's as a tutor to the Bard children. He lived with the family for two years, during which time he developed a close, trusting relationship with the family. Hard working...
    • West Nyack barns

    • Photographs; Barns;
    • Barns in West Nyack perhaps the I. Pye homestead at 1854 Strawtown Rd., West Nyack, next to the thruway. Home built around 1850 on site of former Lydecker sandstone house.
    • Cedar Hill farm

    • Photographs; Houses
    • Cedar Hill farm on Old Mill Road was bought by Daniels in 1854 from Stephens for $625. The two Daniels sisters and their father Joe Daniels are on the lawn in front of the house. This house was torn down when the Lake De Forest was dammed to form...
    • Cedar Hill farm

    • Photographs; Houses
    • Cedar Hill farm on Old Mill Road was bought by Daniels in 1854 from Stephens for $625. This house was torn down when the Lake De Forest was dammed to form the reservoir in the early 1950's. This house is also known as the Daniels' house.
    • Sidney W.  Merritt

    • Schools; School principals; Portrait photographs;
    • Sidney W. Merritt had wavy hair and a curly half beard. He signed his portrait in a bold script, with flourishes on the capitals S and M. He was the principal from 1854 to 1856.
    • Storms Brothers Factory, Nyack

    • Business & finance; Factories; Pails;
    • This drawing of the Storms Cedar Pail Factory is on an 1854 map of Nyack. The buildings were located on the site of Memorial Park. Workmen, tools, and pails are pictured in the center of the image. Photo made from a John Scott slide.
    • Nyack: DePew or Hudson House

    • Houses; Porches; Cupolas;
    • At the corner of Hudson and Piermont Avenues in Nyack is the 1854 Hudson House, once part of the DePew farm that extended from the present Route 9W to the Hudson River. Simple and elegant - the house, porch, cupola, and four chimneys make a...
    • A.E. & J.H. Christie carriages and sleighs

    • Industry; Employees;
    • Carroll Scott Waldron at Work A great deal of mystery and legend surrounds the life of Carroll Scott Waldron (1837-1921). His self-styled biography, for example, announces that he was born in a log cabin in Henderson County, Illinois. Carroll...
    • 50 Piermont Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches; Cupolas;
    • Built in 1854, this was once the DePew family home on a farm that stretched from the Hudson River to the present Route 9W. The two-story Italianate dwelling is on the northwest corner of Piermont and Hudson avenues and would have overlooked the...
    • 50 Clinton Avenue, South Nyack, NY

    • Houses;
    • The small, trim dwelling was built about 1854. It was the home of Louise and Robert Deed. Louise was the daughter of poet Jessie Salls. Robert was a writer for the Journal-News, served on the Nyack School Board, and was active in the Audubon...
    • 30 North Broadway, Nyack, NY

    • Houses;
    • This two-story brick dwelling is the smallest edifice on the block, and is surrounded by commercial buildings. It was built by the local master mason, Abraham Ackerman, and first appears on Nyack maps in 1854. The house is on the 1884 Burleigh map,...

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