Virtual Event Space

DCHS VES base

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VES 2021 July

Up next, August 18.

The Civil War Battle of Averasboro Through the Lens of Dutchess County, with Michael Boden. Details coming soon.

Newly available on demand:

300th Anniversary of County Courts
with Dutchess County Historian Will Tatum

Local women on the path to winning suffrage
a century ago, with Sandra Opdyke

The last letter home
of J. Morris Goring

The evolution of Memorial Day in
Dutchess County after the Civil War

Women's equal opportunity through
the ballot and professional trailblazing

Uphill Battle: Our Epic, Eternal Struggle
to Tame Poughkeepsie's Water

Healing from World War by Reading
Poughkeepsie's Sadie Delaney

From the Exhibition FDR: Death of a Neighbor

The DCHS Event Space has videos that are most recent or relate to larger exhibitions. You can find our full library by clicking the image below: