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    • "Bight," Grandview

    • Horses; Carriages & coaches; Bodies of water; Bays (Bodies of water); Utility poles;
    • Postcard showing the Bight in Grandview.
      A bight is defined as "a bend in a coast forming an open bay" or "a bay formed by such a bend" (Merriam Websters' Online Dictionary 2007).
      This postcard is postmarked March 8, 1905. It was sent...
    • 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...
    • Unit 01-Emigrating to U.S. from Mexico

    • Immigrants; Emigration & immigration; Language; Work ethic; Working class; Holidays; Social classes; Cultural relations; Citizenship; Ethnic neighborhoods; Education; Citizenship--United States; Convents; Nuns;
    • Marta Anaya talks about moving to U.S. from Mexico with her husband in 1981 to seek a better life. She talks about how her having friends from Mexico who lived in New Rochelle influenced her decision to move to New Rochelle. She talks about her...
    • Hezekiah Easter Interview Part 04: D-Day, Nyack friends, Bastogne

    • War; Military life; Military mobilizations; Military personnel; Military camps;
    • Easter continues his story from Part 3 about his role for D-Day. In England and meets up with some Nyackers, including Steamboat Knight. He recalls having to dig graves because he was in a non-combat unit. He remembers President Clinton having a...

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