The Historic Smith Metropolitan AME Zion Church Poughkeepsie

The Walter M. Patrice Collection

Walter Patrice Then Now

The donor of this collection is Walter Patrice of Poughkeepsie. Mr. Patrice served as First Lieutenant 389th Engineer General Service Regiment in Europe in WW2. He is a prior winner of the DCHS Dutchess Prize for outstanding service in history to the community.

Photos of Individuals Across 20th Century

Church History on 100th Anniversary

1918 WWI-Era Church Publication

Building & Grounds

Rev. Judd 25th Anniversary 1917

Informal Notes & Newspaper Clippings