Suffrage in the Cemetery Historic Marker Dedication May 7, 2022

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DCHS Bockee Smithfield July 16 2022

The Rich Mosaic of Rural Life in Early Dutchess County Revealed The public joined descendants of Amenia‚Äôs Bockee family (pronounced boh-KAY) at the historic Smithfield Church in Amenia on Saturday, July 16, 2022. The Dutchess County Historical Society (DCHS) and Amenia Historical Society (AHS) co-hosted the event since both organizations have important collections related to […]
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Recovering Women’s Stories From Dutchess County’s Ancient Documents

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The New Guinea Trail

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College Hill’s History…Points to its Future Potential

The past informs a better future. Future potential inspires us to understand the past. Special thanks to Walkway Over the Hudson for hosting this event. Bill Jeffway, is the Executive Director of the Dutchess County Historical Society. He serves on the research committee of Celebrating the African Spirit, a Poughkeepsie-based group dedicated to ensuring our […]
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Ballots & Palettes: Tools in the Fight for Women’s Equality a Century Ago

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Stoutenburgh-Teller Family Association 2019 Hyde Park

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