Main at Garden & Liberty Streets

Poughkeepsie’s intersection at Main Street of Garden Street to the north, and Liberty Street to the south, appears to have been an interesting and rich area. John Bolding, the self-emancipated enslaved man who was kidnapped by federal authorities and returned to the south, only to obtain his freedom through the collective action of Poughkeepsie residents, […]
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The Story Behind Poughkeepsie’s Cast Iron Building

Meet the woman behind the building of the cast iron building! Meet the titan of the iron industry who had a home in Poughkeepsie, who made sure his client got a world class product. Take a look at how the things meant to inspire in 1872 can inspire today! The Dutchess County Historical Society is […]
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Delta Sigma Theta

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Billy Name’s 2010 DCHS Yearbook Interview

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Preservation 2022

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Lessons from College Hill

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PQ&A: Dr. Shanna Didymus

Q: Como alguien que ha vivido toda su vida en la ciudad de Poughkeepsie, ¿cuál es un conicimiento importante sobre el lugar? A: Poughkeepsie es un conglomerado de todo tipo de familias y parientes. Entonces, en el sentido de seis grados de separación, es realmente una asociación de una persona y media entre sus residentes. […]
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WW1 Sgt. Sebie Bostic, a profile by his grandson, Robert Magill

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1941 Manet Fowler Interviews Poughkeepsie

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