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    • FIRTHCLIFFE CLUB, Firthcliffe, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Clubs; Clubhouses; Dance; Leisure; Recreation; Sports & recreation facilities;
    • The owners of the Firth Carpet Company built the clubhouse for their employees. The first floor had a pool and billiard room and reading and card rooms. The second floor had a gym and dance floor. The basement had bowling alleys. In 1917 movie...
    • Up the Hill, Firthcliffe, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Houses; Railroad stations; Stores & shops
    • These buildings were part of the Firth Carpet Company community in Cornwall, NY. The large building was the post office and the smaller building on the left was Anna Smith's general store. In the left background is a view of the train station. The...
    • Firth Street, Firthcliffe, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Horses; Housing; Labor housing; Roads; Transportation;
    • Firth Street, Firthcliffe, N. Y. The houses were built on this street for the workers at Firth Carpet Mill. The picture shows a horse and buggy.
    • Firth Mill, Firthcliffe, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Mills; Buildings; Industry; Factories
    • Firth Carpet Mill was founded by Thomas F. Firth who came to Cornwall from Scotland. The mill employed 500 people at one time. Firth carpets were sold all over the world. It was in operation from 1886 to 1962.
    • The Hollow, Firthcliffe, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Labor housing; Streets;
    • The Hollow, Firthcliffe, N. Y. This picture shows a row of the houses built by the Firth Carpet Mill for housing for its employees. In the background is the smokestack of the mill. The mill built a school for the children of the employees and a...
    • Margaret Satterly oral history interview

    • Activities; Schools; Families; Games; Employment; City & town life
    • "Peg" Satterly was born in Newburgh, N.Y. on June 24, 1925, but was raised in a section of Cornwall called Firthcliffe. Her parents were Julia Proust and James McCarthy. Peg's father died when she was a baby, so she and her mother lived with her...

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