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    • The Christian Herald Children's Home, Mont Lawn, Nyack, NY

    • Children; Summer; Postcards;
    • More than a hundred children sit on the lawn at the Christian Herald Children's Home. Behind them is a house called 'The Homestead.' Children arrived by public transportation for a 12-day stay at the home during the summer months. The Home provided...
    • Ferry boat 'Rockland' landing at Nyack, NY

    • Ferries; Postcards;
    • Crew members hail the wharf as passengers stand behind the open bow of the Nyack-Tarrytown ferry. The postcard is hand-tinted. The card was sent to Mr. Fred D. Miller at Brier, Bershire Co., Mass. with this message: "I arrived here last night on...
    • Unit 05  A Navy Man Arthur McElroy

    • Funeral rites & ceremonies; Military officers; Military service; Boarding schools;
    • within first min., he speaks about his sister who died in 1924; Mary Adelaide (McElroy )Bailey, funeral held in Elephant Hotel, buried in Ivandell Cemetery in Bailey family plot; speaks of his time in MacKenzie school in Dobbs Ferry; Jr. Year,...
    • Hotel St. George, Nyack, NY

    • Hotels; Postcards; Photographic postcards;
    • In 1909, the Hotel St. George was a well-known establishment on a tree-lined Burd Street. George Bardin was the proprietor for many, many years. Perhaps he is the man in the center of the picture.The note, addressed to Karl Pfuffer of Scarsdale,...
    • New affordable housing in Nyack

    • Housing;
    • The 28-unit Leonard Cooke Pine Street Homes project in Nyack was created by the Nyack Housing Assistnce Corporation and designed by architect Jan Degenshein. The apartments are for families with a physically disabled member who wish to stay in...
    • Frances Pratt Oral History Interview

    • Nursing; Family; Social justice; Hats
    • Frances describes growing up in North Carolina and her plan to be a missionary in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. When she couldn’t afford to stay in college she took a job in New York. She tells how that led to meeting her husband and the subsequent move...
    • Mt. Beacon Incline Railway, Fishkill Landing, N.Y.

    • Postcards; Railroad tracks; Railroads; Mountains; Railroad stations;
    • Beacon Mountain, sometimes Mount Beacon, is the highest peak of the Hudson Highlands, is just east of Beacon, New York, in the Town of Fishkill. The beauties of the countryside gave birth to a dream, and in 1900 with the aid of local business men,...
    • Fort Comfort Resort

    • Postcards; Resorts;
    • This real photograph postcard of the Fort Comfort Resort clearly details the bathing and other recreational buildings that were on the water's edge in Piermont. The card was sent to Mrs. AB Knapp of millbrook, Dutchess County, NY. "Dear mimi,...
    • Mine Hole and Spring, Piermont

    • Springs;
    • This photograph of an old postcard shows the opening in the hillside in Piermont where there once was a fresh water spring. The opening was dug out and framed in brick. A poem was written and placed above the opening: ""O Traveller Stay thy Weary...
    • Rhinebeck Post Office: The Steamboat "Clermont," 1807

    • Steamboat lines--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--History; Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--History
    • Panel 8 of Rhinebeck Post Office Mural. The steamboat "Clermont" sails by Slate Dock on its August 17th, 1807 maiden voyage. The "Clermont" was designed by Robert Fulton, built in partnership with Robert Livingston, and named after Livingston's...
    • Main Street, Nyack, NY

    • Streets; Sidewalks; Pedestrians; Postcards;
    • Only a few people and vehicles are on Main Street. It's a warm day; men on either side of the street are in shirt sleeves - no jackets. A wagon drawn by two horses is heading west, towards Franklin Street. The Onderdonk Block, which goes from...

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