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    • Mr. Matthews on trumpet with "Bronco" Charlie Miller

    • Photographs
    • William Henry Matthews plays the trumpet, center, while "Bronco" Charlie Miller listens, at left. Bungalow Hill. William Matthews' scrapbook notes: "Bronco Charley Miller's "saga of the saddle" began in the 1860s when he began riding the Pony...
    • Rhinebeck Post Office: Incidents Connected with "Ferncliff"

    • Rhinebeck (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.; Rhinebeck (N.Y. : Town); Local history--New York (State); Village communities; Mary Powell (Ship)
    • "Incidents connected with "Ferncliff." It was bought by William Astor in 1858, the present house being built in 1860 from plans by Griffith Thomas. The grounds were laid out by Charles Augustus Ehlers and his son Louis, who is seen above the bridge...
    • Sketches for Panels 9 and 10,  Rhinebeck Post Office Mural

    • Mary Powell (Ship); Hudson River Day Line
    • Preliminary artist's sketch for Panels 9 and 10 of Rhinebeck Post Office Mural. Panel 9: "1865. A local family in Winter's Express is moving out West. In the foreground cutter sits Mr. DeLamater just made the first President of the First National...
    • Donald George Tewksbury

    • College presidents; Photography;
    • Donald George Tewksbury was appointed dean of the college by Columbia's president, Nicholas Murray Butler in 1933. Tewksbury outlined a progressive new educational program for the college that was approved by the board of trustees. To signal these...
    • Hambletonian Monument

    • Photographs; Monuments; Horse racing;
    • Photograph of the Hambletonian Monument located on Hambletonian Ave., at intersection with Oakland Avenue. “Hambletonian, "The Father of Harness Racers" owned by entrepreneur Wm Rysdyck. Rysdyck's horses "Long Island Black Hawk" and "New York...
    • Greycourt Farm brochure

    • Advertisements; Leaflets; Horse farms; Horse racing;
    • Brochures promotes the dark bay stallion, Prologue, sired from a long line famous harness racing horses at Greycourt Farm, in Chester.
    • Brook Farm Stables, Chester, N. Y.

    • Postcards; Stables; Agricultural facilities;
    • World famous Brook Farm was owned by Richard Delafield in the early twentieth century. This was home to Mr. Delafield's trotters, and a track where he hosted trotting races. Next to the former William Rysdyk farm where Hambletonian, progenitor of...
    • Sonray's Son

    • Photographs; Cattle;
    • Photograph of Sonray's Son Edmond Butler, a world famous importer of cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey operated Brook Farm.
    • Benedictine's Premier Pride

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairy farming;
    • Photograph of Benedictine's Premier Pride. [Presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey]
    • Imperial Medusa

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairy farming;
    • Photograph of Imperial Medusa. [Presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey]
    • Imperial Eslie Dora

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairy farming;
    • Photograph of Imperial Eslie Dora, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.
    • Suncloud Beauty

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairy farming;
    • Photograph of Suncloud Beauty, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.
    • Sultan's Spark

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairy farming;
    • Photograph of Sultan's Spark, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.
    • Imperial Sultan's Interest

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Imperial Sultan's Interest, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.
    • Imperial Gamboges Star

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Imperial Gamboges Star, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey]
    • Queen of March

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Queen of March, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey]
    • Theater Cup Queen

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Theater Cup Queen, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey]
    • Beauline Maid

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Beauline Maid, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.
    • Young Benedictine's Lady

    • Photographs; Cattle; Cows; Dairying;
    • Photograph of Young Benedictine's Lady, presumed to be an Edmond Butler Brook Farm's award winning cow. Butler was famous for importing cattle stock from the Isle of Jersey.

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