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    • China Doll Head

    • China dolls
    • This doll head was found ca. 1975 behind the site of the former Trinity School and Home, later called the Watts de Peyster Home for Girls. During the early decades of the 20th century it was customary for villagers to dump trash along the banks of...
    • Studio portrait of a man and two women

    • Men; Women; Skirts; Blouses; Hats; Suits (Clothing); Eyeglasses; Clothing & dress; Portraits; Glass negatives; Neckties;
    • A man poses with two women. Conservatively stylish, the older woman’s skirt is still quite full. Both women wear striped blouses with machine lace decoration, high necklines, gloves and exuberant hats. Although the clothing of all three suggests...
    • Three young women in hats

    • Clothing & dress; Portraits; Glass negatives; Women; Hats; Straw hats; Gloves; Corsets; Dresses; Blouses; Skirts;
    • Three ladies pose for a studio portrait. The young woman in white in the center is the focus of this portrait. She wears a one-piece dress, gloves, all presumably white, and carries a fan and a small case which would be just the size for...
    • Woman in fine linen dress

    • Clothing & dress; Portraits; Glass negatives; Eyeglasses; Women; Dresses; Ribbons;
    • A woman wears a version of the “garden dress” probably of fine linen - very stylish in the period, but the photo is so washed out that details remain unseen. She does, however, wear eyeglasses which can be seen by looking at the bridge of her nose...
    • Woman with bracelet

    • Clothing & dress; Portraits; Glass negatives; Women; Collars; Buttons (Fasteners); Ribbons; Bracelets; Eyeglasses; Rings;
    • This woman's hair is long and conservatively drawn back, but not upswept. Her light colored dress, probably cotton, features interesting gatherings at hips and shoulders with white cuffs on the ¾ length sleeves and cut work medallions on the...
    • Pearl River Library

    • Libraries; Books; Eyeglasses;
    • Looking between books on a shelf at a woman helping two other ladies at a table. The woman standing and the young lady who is sitting are both using pencils to point out something on the table to the other lady. Two of the women are wearing...
    • Brick Display

    • Photographs; Bricks;
    • Dan DeNoyelles, dressed in a suit, and wearing eyeglasses, sits on a stool holding a brick in each hand. Bricks on display on wooden shelves specifically designed for this purpose cover the wall. Behind him, just a portion of the wall is used for...
    • Fire Training Center dedication

    • Celebrations; Flags; Fire fighters; Cakes; Fire engines; Uniforms; Podiums; Dedications;
    • This image is comprised of three color photographs one above the other. The top photograph shows four individuals all holding a knife posing for a ceremonial cutting of a sheet cake. On the left is a man with a satin jacket and eyeglasses, next to...
    • Newsweek talking records gift

    • Audiovisual materials; Corsages; People; Eyeglasses;
    • This black and white photograph captures a group of two men and two women. The group is posed. Three of the individuals are holding a vinyl record. The two women are in the center of the photograph. One of the women is older, the other is young....
    • Meeting in front of library

    • Libraries; Dresses; Columns; Eyeglasses;
    • A man and a woman stand together near the covered entryway of the Tappan Library. The entryway consists of two small columns leading to a front gabled roof over a single entry door. There is a book shaped sign hanging from the entryway roof that...
    • Paul Melone and bankers

    • Mortgages; Men;
    • In this photograph three men in suits are standing in front of an open wood door next to a woman seated at a table. One man is passing a piece of paper titled, 'Deed' to another man who is taking the paper. The man in the center is wearing a bowtie...
    • Group in front of doorway

    • Men; Women; Eyeglasses; Pearls;
    • Three men in suits and a woman in a dress with a pearl necklace are captured in this black-and-white photograph. The man in the center is holding a piece of paper which the man on the right is also grasping. The man on the left is wearing a bow tie...
    • Henry Van Ingen :Vassar College art professor, 1865-1898

    • Van Ingen, Henry H., b. ca. 1831 -- Portraits.;Vassar College -- Faculty -- Portraits.;College teachers -- New York (State) -- Poughkeepsie.;College teachers -- New York (State) -- Poughkeepsie.;
    • Full-length picture of Henry Van Ingen and a woman in the Hall of Casts. He is wearing a white tie, white shirt and dark suit. He is seated on a stool, holding eyeglasses in his raised right hand. The woman is wearing a long, black dress and long,...
    • Elias Lyman Magoon, 1853 :Vassar College trustee, 1861-1886

    • Magoon, Elias Lyman -- Portraits.;College trustees -- New York (State) -- Poughkeepsie -- Portraits.;
    • Half-length picture of oil painting of Elias L. Magoon as a mature man wearing a ring, black bow tie, white shirt and black suit with watch chain. He is holding a handkerchief in his right hand and eyeglasses in his left hand. The painting was done...
    • Matthew Vassar :sitting at desk, ca. 1835-1840

    • Vassar, Matthew, 1792-1868 -- Portraits.;
    • Half-length picture of Matthew Vassar as a mature man wearing a black tie, white shirt and black suit. He is seated at a desk, holding a quill pen in his right hand and eyeglasses in his left hand. His right arm is resting on a desk.
    • Matthew Vassar :sitting at desk, ca. 1835-1840

    • Vassar, Matthew, 1792-1868 -- Portraits.;
    • Half-length picture of Matthew Vassar as a mature man wearing a black tie, white shirt and black suit. He is seated at a desk, holding a quill pen in his right hand and eyeglasses in his left hand. His right arm is resting on a desk.
    • Matthew Vassar, ca. 1860

    • Vassar, Matthew, 1792-1868 -- Portraits.;
    • Three-quarter length, oval, framed picture of Matthew Vassar wearing a black tie, white shirt and black suit. He is seated, holding eyeglasses in his right hand and resting his left arm on the chair.
    • Gas Explosion on  Water Street, Newburgh, NY

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    • This photograph features a storefront at 87 Water Street in Newburgh, NY, after a huge explosion caused by a leakage of illuminating gas into the sewer system. Wreckage spills out onto the sidewalk and numerous people look on. A man with a movie...

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