Historic Postcards of Poughkeepsie

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A collection of historic postcards of Poughkeepsie

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Historic Postcards of Poughkeepsie

Items in the Historic Postcards of Poughkeepsie Collection

Poughkeepsie Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the eastern shore.

Poughkeepsie Bridge & Hudson River Day Boats
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the eastern shore, with one of the Hudson River Day Boats passing underneath.

Poughkeepsie Bridge & Hudson River Day Boats
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the eastern shore, with one of the Hudson River Day Boats passing underneath.

Poughkeepsie Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the eastern shore. Handwriting at bottom reads: "Dear Amanda. Would like to have you spend Thursday of this week with us. Miss John Noies(?)"

Poughkeepsie Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the eastern shore.

Covered Bridge
Blue-tinted black & white photograph of an unidentified covered bridge.

Poughkeepsie Bridge Over Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge & the riverboat Robert Fulton passing underneath. From the reverse: "Poughkeepsie, situated half-way between New York & Albany, is the county seat of Dutchess County with a population of…

Mid-Hudson Bridge
Color photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge, taken from the western shore.

Mid-Hudson Bridge
Color photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge, taken from the western shore. From the reverse: "Opened Aug 25, 1930. Located Mid-Way between New York City & Albany, N.Y. Connects Highland with Poughkeepsie, N.Y. & all points east."

New Hudson River Bridge
Black & white photograph of the Mid Hudson Bridge from the western shore.

Mid-Hudson Bridge, Connecting Highland & Poughkeepsie
Color illustration of the Mid-Hudson Bridge in autumn.

New Poughkeepsie, N.Y. State Mid-Hudson Traffic Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge & Dayliner. From the reverse: "Dimensions of New Bridge--Corner Stone laid by Governor Alfred E. Smith, October 11th, 1925. Length, 3,000 feet--Main span, 1,500 feet--Shore span, each, 750…

New Hudson River Bridge
Black & white photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge, straight on view, from river, with the Poughkeepsie railroad bridge in the distance.

Bridge at Poughkeepsie, Along the Hudson River
Color-tinted illustration of the Poughkeepsie railroad bridge & the Hudson River Dayliner, Poughkeepsie streets in the foreground.

Poughkeepsie Bridge Over Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie railroad bridge with a riverboat passing underneath.

State Mid-Hudson Traffic Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge & Dayliner. Text at bottom reads: "Being built at a cost of $5,000,000, Corner Stone Laid Oct. 11th, 1925."

New State Mid-Hudson Traffic Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge.

Mid-Hudson Bridge, Highland-Poughkeepsie
Color-tinted photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge.

Mid-Hudson Traffic Bridge, Highland-Poughkeepsie
Color-tinted photograph of the Mid-Hudson Bridge. Text at bottom reads: "Near Roosevelt Memorial Library & Historic Site."

Poughkeepsie Bridge Over Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie railroad bridge with a riverboat passing underneath.

Poughkeepsie Bridge, 212 Feet High, Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge with a riverboat passing underneath. From the reverse (typed text): "Cornerstone laid Dec. 17, 1873 but the bridge was not completed until Dec. 29, 1888, when the first train passed over…

Poughkeepsie Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge with Hudson River Dayliner approaching the dock in the foreground.

Poughkeepsie Bridge, Across the Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge.

Poughkeepsie Bridge
Black & white photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge. Handwriting on side reads: "Dear cousin- If you can come down hunting Friday as Frank says he will be getting ice the rest of the week. Carrie."

Str. "New York" & Poughkeepsie Bridge
Color-tinted photograph of the Steamer New York passing under the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge.

Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge
Color photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge. From the reverse: "The Poughkeepsie Bridge--Highland, N.Y.--Poughkeepsie, N.Y.--A scenic view of the majestic Hudson River from the west bank, overlooking the city in the background."

Poughkeepsie Bridge & Hudson River Day Boats
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge with a train passing on the bridge and two steamboats passing underneath.

Poughkeepsie Bridge at Poughkeepsie on the Hudson
Color-tinted photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge, from upriver, with two riverboats passing underneath.

Poughkeepsie Bridge, Across the Hudson River
Black & white photograph of the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge.

Hudson River Day Line Steamer Leaving Wharf & Poughkeepsie Bridge, Hudson River
Color-tinted photograph of the Hudson River Day Line leaving the Poughkeepsie dock, with the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge visible in the background.