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    • Sketch for Panels 1a-c, Rhinebeck Post Office Mural

    • Half Moon (Ship); Rhinebeck (N.Y.)--History; Palatines--New York (State); Rhinebeck (N.Y. : Town), Local history--New York (State); Rhinebeck (N.Y.)--History;
    • From "Murals in the Rhinebeck Post Office:" Panel 1(a): Some time between September 12 and 20 Henry Hudson's "Half Moon" may have anchored near Rhinecliff. A sailor chopping a tree is watched by Indians" who have burned a tree around its base....
    • The 'Four Minute Men', Kingston, New York

    • Group portraits; War bonds & funds; Flags
    • A group portrait of the "Four Minute Men," prominent Kingston gentlemen who gave 4 minute talks on patriotism and bond buying during World War I. The men would give their talks between reels at three local theatres. The handwritten numbers on the...
    • Undated letter from Meeker Griffin to his mother and father

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Battlefields; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence;
    • In this letter, Meeker Griffin writes to his parents that all is well. He mentions the recent death and burial of a man in his company. He is concerned with buying boots from his friend Tom and wonders how much they will cost. Letter possibly from...
    • 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...
    • Unit 01  F Hopkins at 90

    • Farming; Clothing industry;
    • Ferd Hopkins begins telling about his father's background...tells of his father buying property and building house, now Muscoot Farm, c. 1878; father's background, born in Lake Mahopac, Putnam County on farm; moved to NYC to earn more money because...
    • Alfred Terwilliger oral history interview [audio]

    • Country life
    • Mr. Terwilliger (aka Poppy Twig or Twiggy) recounts aspects of his life in Ulster County, NY, mainly in Marbletown. He discusses early to mid 20th century farm life and industry; buying goods from peddlers and attending medicine shows; domestic...
    • Osterhout interview 7 of 12

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    • Grocery shopping, buying sugar, yeast, salt, baking soda, spices, flour, peanut butter, honey, molasses, condensed milk; making ice cream with fresh snow and condensed milk; Sunday dinners with friends and family; apple orchards - eating, packing,...

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