Riverview Academy

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Description

Color-tinted photograph of the Riverview Military Academy in Poughkeepsie. Typewritten on the bottom: "Organized & established in 1836. Removed from College Hill 1867." From the reverse (typewritten): "Riverview Military Academy, under the name of the Poughkeepsie Collegiate School, was organized & established in 1836, on College Hill, by Charles Bartlett. In 1857 he was succeeded by Otis Bisbee, who introduced in 1862, military instruction & erected in 1866 new buildings at Riverview."

Title

Riverview Academy

Date

c. 1905

Format

jpeg

Language

en

Identifier

821b-1PC6

Subject

Historic Postcards of Poughkeepsie

Coverage

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York

Original Format

Postcard
Date Added
May 22, 2014
Collection
Historic Postcards of Poughkeepsie
Item Type
Still Image
Tags
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Citation
“Riverview Academy,” Main & Market: Sights and Sounds of the Queen City and Beyond, accessed September 24, 2020, http://mainandmarket.poklib.org/items/show/5218.