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    • Driving down Friendship St.

    • Automobiles
    • Typed caption attached to photo reads: "This picture was taken in 1928 coming down Friendship from [sic] the old Tivoli post office. The buildings in the picture on the left were the "Farmers Hotel" and the horse sheds, both were torn down to make...
    • "Vic" the Butcher

    • Butchers
    • "Victor Salladin", verso of photograph. Long time residents still remember Vic's Village Variety as a place to buy fresh meats, breads, and general grocery items, and Vic himself as a warm proprietor never too busy to show kindess to children. ...
    • Atwater Kent Model 20 Compact Radio

    • Radios;
    • Battery powered Atwater Kent Model 20 C Radio, Serial Number 274199. "This Atwater Kent Model 20 belonged to my parents. I remember it - the batteries & the charger unit. We changed to a Philco console about 1932. The original speaker was...
    • Storm King Mountain, Cornwall-on-Hudson, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Sailboats; Harbors; Mountains;
    • Written on the front of the postcard is: Of course I voted for Roosevelt. I'll remember when chestnuts come again. Hurray for the subway! November 13, 1904. L.N.W.This picture is of the harbor at Cornwall Landing, Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York,...
    • St. James Church, Goshen, N.Y.

    • Postcards; Churches; Episcopal churches; Protestant churches;
    • Ivy-colored stone building with shed. Messages states "Wish you could see this pretty litle [sic] church - it is litterally covered with beautiful ivy. Hoping this will find you - did not remember your St. No. your friend - Mrs. D. R. Parliman."...
    • 1863-02-17  Letter from Solomon Dubois to Johannes Lefevre

    • Huguenots; 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; African...
    • Letter written from Solomon Dubois to Johannes discussing news from home. Sol is concerned that Johannes may be "hard up" for women and then goes on to write about his trip to Plattekill to see Fredrick Douglas speak. He thinks his talk was good...
    • Map of 1895 Tappan

    • Maps;
    • This is a hand-drawn but quite professional-looking map of Tappan in 1895. The map legend titles the map, "Tappan 1895 - as recalled by those who remember. Building demolished, building standing 1895 name". The map includes locations of schools,...
    • Urban renewal site on Burd Street, Nyack, NY

    • Music stores; Urban renewal;
    • On the left, the Harmony Music Center occupied a house slated to be removed for Urban Renewal. Pictured is the area on the north side of Burd Street, between Liberty Street and Franklin Avenue. The area is now a parking lot and the back of the...
    • At the County Fair, Orangeburg, NY

    • Fairs; Racetracks (Horse racing); Postcards;
    • Spectators are watching a trotting race at the Orangeburg Fairgrounds. Some of the men and women are standing along the fence and many more are sitting in wagons. On the back is a message to Mr. John H. Post of 19 Bridge St., Nyack from his son, C....
    • Nyack shipbuilders

    • Boat & ship industry; Boat & ship companies;
    • The picture is entitled, "How many of these people do you remember?" The caption reads, "Nyack was noted for many years as a shipbuilding center. This week Rockland Life publishes a picture of the workers at the old Ayres Shipyard. Send in your...
    • Firemen's Parade, Nyack, NY

    • Parades & processions; Bands; Fire stations; Postcards;
    • The Washington Irving Fife and Drum Corps of Tarrytown is turning the corner from South Broadway onto Cedar Hill Avenue. Behind them is Nyack's Chelsea Hook and Ladder Company; the company's truck is pulled by a team of horses, Dick and Bess. A...
    • Tappan Zee Military Band, Nyack, NY

    • Bands; Band uniforms;
    • Members of the Tappan Zee Military Band pose on the front porch of a house. A newspaper article from the 1960s asks, "Who remembers the rousing music of the Tappan Zee Military Band shown above? It took part in every parade in Nyack for years,...
    • Tallman Piano and Organ Factory, Nyack, NY

    • Factories; Organs; Pianos;
    • This three-story building housed Francis John Newton Tallman's Piano and Organ Factory on North Broadway between Second and Third Avenues. This postcard (?) was reproduced in The Citizen, a local newspaper, but the date in unknown. This picture and...
    • Part 18: Coming back home, keeping up with the WAACs

    • Friendship; Military demobilizations;
    • In this portion of the interview, Parkhurst talks about keeping up with the friends she made while in the service during World War II. The interviewer Jean Pardo is curious about women who would remember Nyack during the war years, and the...
    • Jo Peabody and Jeanne Peabody Walsh interview

    • Puppets; Sailing; Neighborhoods;
    • Jo Peabody and Jeanne Peabody Walsh remember their husband and father, Paul Peabody. Paul was born in 1931 and died in 2002. He was a puppeteer and the author of the children's book, Blackberry Hollow. They also fondly recall life in the...

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