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Dutchess County Historical Society's Bill Jeffway, Executive Director, and Melodye Moore, Chair of Collections, present Ballots & Palettes: Tools in the Fight for Women's Equality a Century Ago to the Town of Stanford Library, April 27, 2021. This is an early release version and may have some production imperfections, the final production will be released in due course. Production realized with the support of AAR auctions at http://www.AARauctions.com.

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July

In July we will kick off our celebration of the 300th Anniversary of the courts in Dutchess County with a presentation from our county historian, Will Tatum. We will also have a second program in July, featuring our 2020-2021 Eileen Mylod Hayden Award honoree Neil Murray on using living history in the classroom. Watch our website and your inbox for more information on these programs!

Recent Past on demand:

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

A conversation with the head of the African School in England, Natty Mark Samuels. The world premiere of The Ballad of Sadie Delaney read by (Grace) Angela Henry.

Poughkeepsie's Sadie Delaney: Healing From World War Through Reading

A conversation with the head of the African School in England, Natty Mark Samuels. The world premiere of The Ballad of Sadie Delaney read by (Grace) Angela Henry.

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From the Exhibition

From the Exhibition FDR: Death of a Neighbor

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