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    • An Idea Worth Millions.

    • Clippings; Dairy products; Railroads; Milk; Dairying; Milkmen & milkwomen;
    • Newspaper clipping relates an early history of the fresh milk dairy industry. Believe written by Edward Harold Mott, famed author of “Between the Ocean and the Lakes; The Story of Erie.”
    • The high point on the Storm King Road, N.Y.

    • Roads; Mountains; Rivers; Railroads; Railroad tracks; Postcards;
    • This colorized postcard shows the sheer steep rock face of Storm King Mountain. Near the top of the postcard the edge of the road can be seen winding along the mountain's edge. The mountain descends steeply into the Hudson River. A train is seen...
    • New City Brass Band

    • Bands; Fairs;
    • Members of the New City Brass Band stand with their sponsors at the Rockland County Fair in New City. A typewritten note reads: "New City Brass Band, c. 1900, at rear of grandstand which faced the one-half-mile trotting race track. Horn player,...
    • The Vema and Maurice Ewing

    • Men; Oceanographic research ships; Oceanography; College presidents;
    • Grayson Kirk and Maurice Ewing are standing at the left of the photo, with the oceanographic ship, The Vema, visible behind them. The picture was snapped in Piermont. Dr. Maurice Ewing was head of Lamont Observatory and a famed oceanographer and...
    • After a fire at the '76 House, Tappan, NY

    • Restaurants; Stone buildings;
    • Fire destroyed the front of Tappan's Old '76 House in 1895, leaving the rooms of the inn and restaurant exposed to the street. The building was restored and was soon back in business. This image was apparently used in a newspaper article. Attached...
    • Storm King Highway, NY: Bird's eye view of road going north

    • Postcards; Rivers; Roads; Mountains;
    • On the back of the Storm King highway postcards is this paragraph: "World famed Storm King Highway, Monarch of American Mountain Highway, carved out of the granite sides of Lofty Storm King mountain. More than 400 feet below its elevations lies the...

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