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    • Bell Memorial Chapel: South entrance porch

    • Churches;
    • A man, perhaps Louis V. Bell, stands in front of the south porch of the Bell Memorial Chapel in South Nyack. The porch had 14 open windows in the Gothic style. The chapel was on Route 9W between Clinton and Shadyside avenues. It was demolished when...
    • J. O. Polhemus, M. D.

    • Portrait prints; Physicians;
    • This is a photograph of a page of Cole's "History of Rockland County, N. Y." Dr. Jacob Outwater Polhemus, a stern looking man with mutton chops, was a popular physician and founder of Nyack Hospital. A founding trustee of Nyack village, Mr. J. O....
    • Duryea House, Franklin Street, Nyack

    • Houses; Architectural elements;
    • The multi-storied, mansard roofed Duryea house on Franklin Street between Sickles and DeCantillon Avenues had a large sloping front lawn and a wide porch with two sweeping stairways.
    • Coan House, Piermont and Smith Avenues, South Nyack

    • Houses; Sketches;
    • Behind the trees, in this sketch by Mrs. Coan, the many porches and roofs of the house are visible. The house stood on the southwest corner of Piermont and Smith avenues. Lawyer Arthur C. Coan and his wife, Frances, are listed in the 1932 Nyack...
    • Dr. Weishaar's House Underway

    • Moving of structures; Houses; Road construction;
    • The South Nyack residence of Dr. Jefferson J. Weishaar, a dentist, is being moved to make way for the Thruway. The house is now on the east side of Piermont Avenue between Cornelison and Mansfield Avenues.
    • Upper Broadway

    • Streets; Views;
    • North Broadway in Upper Nyack is a dirt road that divides into three avenues. A buggy travels the roadway to Hook Mountain.
    • Residence of the Michael Crowley Family

    • Families; Houses;
    • Members of the Michael and Mary Moynahan Crowley family pose in front of their residence at 55 Hillside Avenue, South Nyack. One son is on the porch roof. The house was on the east side between Clinton and Willow Avenues. At the left is the eldest...
    • Before the Thruway, South Nyack, NY

    • Streets; Railroads;
    • The Erie railroad tracks and Chase Avenue ran parallel to each other on this stretch, before the Thruway interchange was built and Chase was completed obliterated. The view is looking north and the photographer was standing between Washington and...
    • Carrying A Victim, Nyack Ambulance Corps

    • Ambulances;
    • This is the first of a series of staged photographs of the Nyack ambulance corps training program. In this picture, three men are carrying a victim to a stretcher, which is next to an open ambulance. The picture was taken at the ambulance corps...
    • 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...
    • Nyack Brook

    • Streams;
    • Nyack Brook runs underground for most of its journey through Nyack. Here it emerges for a few hundred feet behind the former Pavion factory, between Hudson and Cedar Hill Avenues.
    • Remains of the Bell Memorial Chapel bell tower, South Nyack

    • Bell towers; Demolition;
    • When the New York State Thruway cut a huge swath through the Village of South Nyack, the beautiful Bell Memorial Chapel was demolished. The chapel and bell tower were built of Indiana limestone in 1899 and for more than 50 years, the soft tones of...
    • 25 Shadyside Avenue, Upper Grand View, NY

    • Houses;
    • This residence, on the northwest corner of Shadyside and Townsend Avenues, is known as the Townsend House. It is large and sprawling, but of simple construction, and has a commanding view of the Hudson River.

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