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(?)"
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 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…
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 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."
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-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.
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.