Local resident Dudley Schneider recalls the day in 1939 when his family took the Hudson River Dayliner up to Poughkeepsie. They dined at the Smith Brothers Tea Shop & visited Vassar College to admire the architecture.
(Identified as 319 Main Street on back of photo). Business establishment housing W.J. Noel, "The Tailor", W.C. Hill, "Stock, Bonds & Note Broker", Nesbitt's Oyster Depot, a Barber Shop & Conger "Graining & Kalsomining".