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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...
    • Laying Cornerstone of Carnegie Library in Nyack

    • Libraries; Cornerstone laying;
    • On Broadway are several carriages filled with people and behind them, a sizable crowd has gathered on the ground in front of Nyack Library. The stone walls are partly constructed and people are inside the building; a few (Are they cadets?) stand...
    • High water on Route 59, West Nyack, NY

    • Floods; Roads; Automobiles;
    • Flood waters have covered the whole width of route 59 in West Nyack, and have probably flooded the woodland alongside the roadway. It's the Hackensack River that floods periodically in this area. The car headed toward the photographer is a 1930 or...
    • Crane and bulldozer, Nyack, NY

    • Demolition; Urban renewal; Bulldozers;
    • A whole block of Nyack's business district, from Main Street south to Burd Street, was demolished for the Urban Renewal Project. A crane and a bulldozer of the Frank Frontino Excavating Company break down a wall on Main Street. The old Nyack...
    • First Reformed Church, Nyack, NY

    • Churches;
    • A hole, surrounded by a fence, in the ground has replaced the Tappan Zee Playhouse. Looking down Church Street, the whole of the First Reformed Church of Nyack is visible.
    • 180 South Franklin Street, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches;
    • The high porch creates a whole additional floor for this house. The ground level may have been the original kitchen area. The ornamentation on the porch is unlike any other house in the Nyack villages.
    • The Wigwam, Nyack, NY

    • Stores & shops; General stores; Grocery stores;
    • Four men - are they the Doersch Brothers? - stand in front of a business on South Broadway. This picture appears in the 1928 "Old Nyack" with this caption: "Stood on the site of the present Broadway Theatre. Horace Greeley spoke here, September...
    • 25 Fourth Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches;
    • On Fourth Avenue in Nyack are several small, working-class family houses which were built in the late 1800s or early 1900s. This attractive house is covered with brown shingles and features a white-trimmed porch across the entire front. Even though...
    • Haverstraw Bay, Hudson River

    • Boats; Sailboats; Sunrises & sunsets; Postcards; Rivers;
    • An elongated oval shows a dock with small buildings, a two-masted sailing vessal, and a small tugboat. All are bathed in the orange and yellow glow of a setting sun on Haverstraw Bay. The card was sent to Miss J. X. Reed in Detroit, Michigan. The...

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