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    • Practice with the water tank truck

    • Fire departments; College students--New York (State)
    • Students practice extinguishing a fire. Practice commenced every Wednesday afternoon. In the foreground is the Fire Department's 1 ton, 400 gallon water tank Ford equipped with 150 feet of hose.
    • Blithewood Swimming Pool

    • Swimming pools--New York (State)
    • In the spring 2005 issue of About Town magazine, Dorothy Crane writes about the 'pool by the falls': "The pool was an integral part of summer life at Bard for 20 years after the college acquired it. A green canopy of overhanging trees shaded the...
    • Bard Pool

    • Swimming pools--New York (State)
    • This postcard depicts another angle of the Blithewood pool. Acquired by Bard with the Blithewood estate in 1951, the college maintained the pool until the early 1970s. In the spring 2005 issue of About Town magazine, Dorothy Crane writes about the...
    • Male bonding

    • College students--New York (State);
    • Five men pose for the camera, perhaps after some softball practice. Two names provided are Steve Filer, and Steve Horvath, '67 (second from left?). The other men are unidentified.
    • 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...
    • Band Practice in Grosvenor Square

    • World War, 1939-1945--Art and the war
    • Band Practice in Grosvenor Square (Known as Eisenhower Platz). Building in background is 20 Grosvenor Square E[astern Theater of Operations] [Headquarters]. R. Foreground: British Barrage Balloon Girls.
    • John Ensign to John Yelverton Indenture

    • Mortgages; Documents; Land grants
    • Deed, dated May 19th, 1755, documenting the sale of 42 3/4 acres of one James Ensign to John Yelverton for the sum of 97 pounds and 4 shillings. This is most of the acreage on which the village of Chester developed.

      Note: The spelling in...
    • Radio Blinker Signal Set

    • Radio industry; Telegraph
    • Frank B. Perry and Sons of Newton, Mass. made the "Radio Blinker Signal Set," patented in 1917. Made under contract for the U.S. Army Air Service, presumedly preparing soldiers for service in World War I. The trainee operated the key set on top...
    • Business Student 1968

    • Photographs; Students; Business education;
    • A young woman catches up on her business reading in this 1968 photograph. The titles listed are: The Surest Way to a Sale, Management Organization and Practice, Accounting, Personal Selling, Law and Business, and Risk Management and Insurance.
    • Typing class 1960

    • Photographs; Teachers; Students; Typewriters; Desks; Paper; Women;
    • Likely an Executive Secretarial training course. To the right of the typewriters are stands with typing practice guides. Five students are visible or partially visible in this photo plus the instructor, Professor Sylvia L. Cohen.
    • J. Peter Roberts oral history interview

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    • J. Peter Roberts was born and raised in Kingston. He practiced medicine in the community and had many IBM employees referred to his practice by the Plant's doctor. He and his wife socialized with IBMers, many of him they initially met through the...
    • Cadet drill at the Normal School

    • African American men;
    • Twelve cadets are standing in rows in front of the New Paltz Normal School. Each cadet is holding a rifle in their left arm in an upright position. Behind the cadets there are thin bales of wrapped hay, possibly used for bayoneting practice. There...
    • Sampler, Louisa Hasbrouck

    • Huguenots; Students;
    • Undated needlework sampler created by Louisa Hasbrouck, constructed when she was a young girl. The sampler consists of the alphabet in capital letters and numerals 1 through 8 in red crossstitch. Each line is separated by different crossstitch...
    • Hanmore Family Farm, Newburgh, NY

    • Farms--New York (State)--Orange County; Hanmore Family--Pictorial Works; Newburgh (N.Y.)--Pictorial Works; Newburgh (N.Y.)--History--19th Century; Newburgh (N.Y.)--Genealogy
    • This photograph depicts the family home and farm of Dr. Louis E. Hanmore. The compound consists of three wooden buildings. Three family members sit on a fence in front of one of the buildings.

      Dr. Louis. E. Hanmore (May 29,...
    • Dr. Louis E. Hanmore in horse and buggy, Newburgh, NY

    • Farms--New York (State)--Orange County; Physicians--New York (State)--Newburgh; Horse-Drawn Vehicles; Carriages and Carts; Hanmore Family--Pictorial Works
    • This photograph depicts Dr. Louis E. Hanmore in a horse and buggy.

      Dr. Louis. E. Hanmore (May 29, 1859-September 19, 1905) was a medical doctor born and raised in Newburgh, NY. He graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1876. He went on...

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