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    • Hotel Morey

    • Hotels
    • Caption attached to photo reads: "The Madalin House was built in 1839, burned in 1909, and was rebuilt as the Morey Hotel. The small building next on the left housed a shoe repair and Moore's barbershop. In the 1970s Larry Broadmoore Esq. had a...
    • Tivoli High School

    • Public schools
    • Though the postcard is titled "Tivoli High School", this building actually served children of all grade levels. The Tivoli school merged with the Red Hook School System in 1965 and was later renovated as an apartment building. It is currently...
    • Saugerties Light House

    • Rivers--New York (State)--Dutchess Co.; Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--History; Fresnel lenses ; Saugerties (N.Y.)
    • An early image of the Saugerties Lighthouse on the Hudson River. Built in 1869, it had fallen into serious disrepair by the 1970s and 1980s. Through the efforts of the Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy, the structure has been renovated; it is...
    • Brooks Carriage & Sleigh Factory

    • Carriages & coaches; Sleds & sleighs; Stores & shops; Workshops;photographs
    • Photograph of Brooks Carriage & Sleigh Factory, located in Downtown Chester on Main Street at Center Street. With the advent of the automobile, it became Brook's Garage. Currently, 2006, this building is occupied by Bodle’s Opera House.
    • Conklin & Roe To J. Durland & Son

    • Documents; General stores;
    • J. Durland & Son statement for supplies sold to Conklin & Roe Lumber Yard, which was located downtown across from the Erie Depot. The Durland Store was located in Uptown Chester at the corner of Main Street & Academy Avenue, then called Durland's...
    • Chester Academy obseverse

    • Photographs; schools; Postcards
    • Photo post card of the 1846 Chester Academy was located at the western end of Academy Avenue, where the CVS Drug is currently (2006) located. The land for the Chester Academy given by Charles Durland, ancestor of Maude Durland whose daughter was...
    • Sixteenth Recruit Troop, Fort Ethan Allen, Vt.

    • Forts & fortifications; Group portraits; Military personnel; Panoramic photographs; Soldiers
    • Sixteenth Recruit Troop, Fort Ethan Allen, Vt. Photo by McAllister, Burlington, Vt. Men from Chester are believed to be among the recruits. Fort Ethan Allen was a U.S. army installation in Vermont, named for American Revolutionary War figure Ethan...
    • Presbyterian Church Manse

    • Religious dwellings; Dwellings;
    • A Razey photo of the Presbyterian church manse with open sheds in the rear for tying horse and wagons during services. The structure is still standing (as of July, 2007). Currently occupied by:
      Ralston-Lippincott- Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral...
    • college_presidents

    • Photographs; College administrators; College presidents; Universities & colleges; Clergy;
    • The presidents and associates of the colleges of the Mid-Hudson region meet. Standing, from left to right: Dr. Alan Simpson, President of Vassar College; Dr. William J. Haggerty, President of New Paltz College of Education (currently SUNY New...
    • Alphabet sampler

    • Needlework;
    • Alphabet sampler with three forms of lettering, silk threads on a linen backing. Vines, flowers and house with trees. Baskets show Germanic influence. Sampler currently being researched.
    • Alphabet sampler

    • Needlework;
    • Alphabet sampler, 1827 created by Eliza Ann Vincent. Stitches consist of cross over (over 2), eyelet, tent, queen, romainian, italian cross and some composited stitches probably of the makers own design. Many of the alphabet motifs on this piece...
    • Memorial Sampler

    • Needlework;
    • Sampler, framed and under glass. Poem to the memory of John Y Dean Aged two years 1 month 5 days. Poem is surrounded by formalized flower and vine design, caption: Elma Dean LaGrange May 1st 1836, two flowers and two willows and various floral...
    • Marking sampler

    • Needlework;
    • Rectangular-shaped sampler of the alphabet. Sewn onto it is also the maker's name Mary C. Hunter. The alphabet letters are sewn in script in red and brown thread. Sampler with nine rows of embroidered letters and numbers; alphabet followed by...
    • Crewel work parrot

    • Needlework;
    • Crewel work depiction of a parrot-type bird on a branch with leaves and clumps of berries; on a beige (linen?) background. Mounted in a wood frame under glass or plexi. Sampler currently being researched.

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