Black & white collage of various views around Poughkeepsie, including Eastman Park, the Vassar College Library, the College Hill Park Building, the Poughkeepsie RR Bridge, the De Laval Separator factory, & the Fiat Automobile factory.
Color-tinted photograph of the Hudson River Day liner pier & launch at the bottom of Main Street in Poughkeepsie. The Poughkeepsie RR Bridge is visible in the background. Part of an accordion fold souvenir set, with 838a-n.
Local resident Dudley Schneider tells of the events of May 8 1974 when as an IBM employee he watched the railroad bridge fire from the IBM campus. He also tells stories of working at IBM over the years.
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."
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."
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…
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…
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(?)"