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.
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(?)"