DCHS Yearbook Index

Subject Index for Articles from the Dutchess County Historical Society Yearbook Volumes 1-95 1914-2016 As of  2017 09/12 ~~ List of Subject Headings

Agriculture
Architecture
Associations
Bible Records and Genealogy
Biography
Blacks (see Ethnic Groups)
Bridges and Mills
Businesses
Cemeteries
Civil Administration
Civil War

Country Seats, Homesteads, Houses
Cultural Life
DCHS Membership Lists
Early Settlements (see Land Patents) Towns
Education
Ethnic Groups
Health
Hudson River
Indians (see Ethnic Groups)
Land Patents & Early Settlements
Maps

Mills (see Bridges and Mills)
Miscellaneous
Museums
Names, Geographical
Politics
Poughkeepsie
Religion
Revolutionary Era
Sports
Transportation

The Numbers After the Article Title are Year and Volume Number ~~ Followed by the Page Numbers in the Volume

Agriculture

 

The Story of Hyde Park, Its Connection with the Medical Profession and the Science of Horticulture [photo]      1928    13        26-29

 

The Dutchess County Agricultural Society    (formed in 1806)         1928    13        54-63

The Stone Barn at Pleasant Valley [photo]    1931    16        19-20

Farm-Life in the Hudson Valley, 1769-1779             1933    18        41-53

Henry Winthrop Sargent and the Early History of Landscape Gardening and Ornamental Horticulture in Dutchess County, New York              1937            22        36-70

 

Appendix I:  A Dutchess County Gardener’s Diary 1829-1866        1937    22        63-66

Appendix II:  Early Dutchess County Nurseries        1937                22        66-68

Appendix III:  Authorities (additional reference books)        1937                22        68-70

 

Two New Books about Dutchess County (review of a book on plant life)    1938    23        23

 

Sheep-Raising in Dutchess County    1941    26        71-72

Agriculture in the Town of Red Hook, Dutchess County      1941    26 101-114

Some of the Members of the Dutchess County Agricultural Society in 1853           1942    27        55-57

Diary of Farming Affairs, Weather Etc. of Alexander Hamilton Coffin (1851-1862)

(location – Union Vale area)               1943    28        43-56

My Heart Goes Home, Part II (Thomas Lossing)      1947    32        63-73

Stony Kill Farm          1954    39        25-26

Dutchess County Cattle Show and Fair of 1820        1962                47        39-43

Some Highlights on the History of Horticulture in Dutchess County                                                            1968                53        27-30

The Drovers (cattle buyers, prior to 1900)                             1968                53        55-56

The Stone Barn at Pleasant Valley (farm) [photo]                 1971                56        79-81

Sweet Violets                                                                          1972                57        58-60

Testing Cows                                                                          1972                57        70

The Winter of a Hill Farm [illus]                                           1972                57      143-144

The Barn Museum at Millbrook Pheasant Farm [photos]      1973                58        74-81

Century Farms in Dutchess County as of 1972 [photos]        1973                58        92-124

Backbone of Farm Fare for Years Was Hog Meat                 1975                60        68-69

Happy Days in Deep Hollow (Cold Springs Farm)                1976-77           61/62 115-119

Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Dutchess County Farmer

[photo] [map]                                                              1982                67        4-23

The Washington Hollow Fair (Dutchess County Agricultural

Society)                                                                       1982                67      107-109

The Dutchess County Fair  1841-1844 [photo]                      1984                69        84-97

The Forest Plantations of Franklin D. Roosevelt at

Hyde Park, New York [photo]            [map]                          1985                70        95-107

The Violet Craze in Dutchess County [photo]                       1986                71        13-19

Innisfree Garden and the Astonishing Connection between

Two Twentieth-Century American Lumber Heirs

and an Eighth-Century Chinese Painter-Poet

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        3-24

Peach Hill: A Public Park on Poughkeepsie’s Summit

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        99-108

Jim and Joan Smith of Quaker Lane Farms, Hyde Park,

New York [photos]                                                     2012                91      137-148

Memoir of Charles F. Beck Sr., Immigrant Farmer

(1887-1962) [photos]                                                  2012                91      149-168

A Farmer’s Almanac:  The Journal of Benjamin J. Hall

[photos] [illus]                                                            2012                91      169-176

“Apples, Apples, Try Them, Buy Them”:  The Hart-

Hubbard Collection at the Dutchess County

Historical Society [photos] [illus]                              2013                92        69-78

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Doris and Ralph Adams of Adams Fairacre Farms, With

Their Daughter Anabel Adams [photos]                    2013                92        81-100

Ed Fitchett of Fitchett Brothers Dairy [photos] [illus]           2013                92      101-113

Law, Politics, and an Ordinary Farmer of Dutchess County  2013                92      115-117

The Passing Scene:  Rose Hill Farm, Red Hook’s Oldest

Family Business [photos]                                           2014                93      141-144

A History of the Battenfeld Family and Battenfeld Farm

from 1914 to 2014 [photos]                                        2014                93      149-153

The Hermans Family of Northern Dutchess County – Farm-

ing, Insurance, and Books (Oblong Books) [photos] 2014                93      155-157

The Hart-Hubbard Farm Records Collection

(apple orchard) [photos] [illus]                                   2015                94      123-130

The Union Troops Get Milk – from Wassaic, NY [photos]

[illus]                                                                           2016                95        91-100

Dutchess County, New York and Beaufort County, North

Carolina during the Civil War [charts]                       2016                95      101-106

 

 

Architecture

“Fowler’s Folly,” and Its Builder (The Octagon House)       1948                33        50-82

[illus]

John Russell Comstock, and His Octagon

(located between Millbrook and Mabbettsville)         1948                33        83-86

The Federal Period in Dutchess County 1789-1825, Back-

ground and Architecture                                              1966                51        43-49

A History of Garfield Place, Poughkeepsie [photos]             1972                57      136-141

Garfield Place Day: Victorian Ambiance Revived [photos]

[illus]                                                                           1973                58        50-57

Helen Wilkinson Reynolds, FDR, and Hudson Valley

Architecture [photos] [illus]                                       1983                68        4-15

Main Building, Vassar College: A National Historic

Landmark [illus]                                                         1986                71        35-38

Poughkeepsie’s Architectural Styles 1835-1940 –

Anarchy or Decorum? [photos] [illus]                        1987                72        18-55

Getting to “The Point” – Design No. 26:  The L.M. Hoyt

House at Staatsburg [photos] [illus]                           2009                88        43-52

 

 

Associations

Dutchess County Historical Society–First Annual Meeting

[photo – inside cover]                                                 1914-15           1          5-13

DCHS Mid-Summer Pilgrimage (Fishkill) [photos] [illus]    1916-18           3          8-22

DCHS Second Historical Pilgrimage (northwest Dutchess)

[photos]                                                                       1918                4          7-29

Co-operation of Dutchess County Society                             1919                5          47-48

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

DCHS Third Historical Pilgrimage (eastern Dutchess)

[photo]                                                                        1921                6          10-25

DCHS Fourth Historical Pilgrimage (northeast Dutchess)    1922                7          14-33

DCHS 5th Annual Pilgrimage (Putnam County) [photos]     1923                8          5-8

DCHS 6th Annual Fall Pilgrimage (New Paltz)                     1924                9          16-27

DCHS 7th Annual Fall Pilgrimage (homes of Robert

Livingston’s six daughters)                                        1925                10        13-17

DCHS 8th Annual Pilgrimage            (Poughkeepsie, Wappingers

Falls, Fishkill Plains)                                                  1926                11      7, 14-16

DCHS 9th Annual Pilgrimage            (Pleasant Valley to Amenia)   1927                12      7, 19-27

DCHS 10th Annual Pilgrimage (Hyde Park & Pine Plains)

[photos]                                                                       1927                12        28-29

DCHS 11th Annual Pilgrimage (Hyde Park to Staatsburgh)

[photos]                                                                       1928                13        25-39

The Dutchess County Agricultural Society

(formed in 1806)                                                         1928                13        54-63

DCHS 12th Annual Pilgrimage (three Richard Montgomery/

Janet Livingston homes) [photos]                              1929                14        21-31

DCHS 13th Annual Pilgrimage                                              1930                15        17-26

DCHS 14th Annual Pilgrimage (Columbia County)              1931                16        17-18

DCHS 15th Annual Pilgrimage                                              1932                17        19-55

DCHS Sixteenth Annual Pilgrimage (Orange County)          1933                18        15-21

Celebration of the Two Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary

of the Creation of the Dutchess County                     1933                18        22-24

DCHS 17th Annual Pilgrimage (Ulster County)                    1934                19        17-18

The Dutchess County Historical Society of 1845-1846         1934                19        19-21

DCHS Eighteenth Annual Pilgrimage (Millbrook) [illus]     1935                20        19-47

As to the Intellectual Life of the People of Dutchess County

in the 1790’s (The Philographical Society)               1935                20        50-51

DCHS Nineteenth Annual Pilgrimage (northwest Dutchess) 1936                21        16-27;

38-67

DCHS Twentieth Annual Pilgrimage (Beacon)                     1937                22        19-21;

36-70

DCHS Twenty-first Annual Pilgrimage (Hyde Park and

Montgomery Place)                                                    1938                23        20-22

DCHS Twenty-second Annual Pilgrimage (Columbia

County) [photo]                                                          1939                24        20-21

Two-Hundredth Anniversary of the Birthday of George

Clinton                                                                        1939                24        47

DCHS Twenty-third Annual Pilgrimage (Greene County

and Bronck Homestead)                                             1940                25        16-24

DCHS Twenty-fourth Annual Pilgrimage

(Columbia County)                                                     1941                26        17-41

The Founding of the Dutchess County Historical Society     1941                26        62-64

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Cancellation of the Annual Pilgrimage                                   1942                27        23

“For the Duration” (cancellation of the Annual Pilgrimage)1942                  27        53-54

Some of the Members of the Dutchess County Agricultural

Society in 1853                                                          1942                27        55-57

A Message from the State Historian                                       1944                29        18-19

The Historical Society – Its Relationship to School and

Community                                                                 1944                29        20-24

DCHS Twenty-sixth Annual Pilgrimage (Glenburn house,

near Rhinebeck)                                                          1946                31        28-30

DCHS Twenty-seventh Annual Pilgrimage (Fishkill)                       1947                32        19-32

DCHS Twenty-eighth Annual Pilgrimage (Webatuck,

Dover Furnace, Dover Plains)                                                1948                33        27-49

DCHS Twenty-ninth Annual Pilgrimage (churches at

New Hackensack, Old Hopewell, Freedom Plains)   1949                34        21-23

DCHS Thirtieth Annual Pilgrimage (Poughquag, Beekman,

Union Vale)                                                                1950                35        21-44

DCHS Thirty-first Annual Pilgrimage (Rhinebeck,

Rhinecliff, Rokeby)                                                    1951                36

DCHS Thirty-second Annual Pilgrimage (Stanfordville,

Pine Plains, Moravian Monument)                             1952                37        22-41

DCHS Thirty-Third Annual Pilgrimage (Whaley Lake,

Patterson, Quaker Hill)                                               1953                38        23-25

DCHS Thirty-fourth Annual Pilgrimage (Stony Kill Farm,   1954                39        22-23,

Glenham)                                                                                                        25-34

DCHS Thirty-fifth Annual Pilgrimage (Rhinebeck,              1955                40        20-22,

Red Hook)                                                                                                      28-52

DCHS Thirty-sixth Annual Pilgrimage (Putnam County)     1956                41        20-21

DCHS Thirty-seventh Annual Pilgrimage (Sharon, CT)       1957                42        20-21

DCHS Thirty-eighth Annual Pilgrimage (IBM – Pough-

keepsie, Van Keuren House, Fort Homestead)           1958                43        21-22

DCHS Thirty-ninth Annual Pilgrimage (Van Cortlandt

Manor, Boscobel)                                                       1959                44        25-26

The Poughkeepsie Tennis Club – Its First Fifty Years          1959                44        27-53

DCHS Fortieth Annual Pilgrimage (Winegar House,

Amenia, Innisfree)                                                      1960                45        25-38

DCHS Forty-first Annual Pilgrimage (East Fishkill)             1961                46        23-28,

[photos]                                                                                                           48-51

DCHS Forty-second Annual Pilgrimage (Rhinebeck-

Red Hook area)                                                           1962                47        22-31

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Orange County)                          1964                49        20-23,

39-42

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Pine Plains)                                1965                50        18-20,

26-27

The Passing of the Dutchess County Bible Society (1965)   1965                50        28-30

Historical Societies of Dutchess County                                1965                50        31-35

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Pawling and Quaker Hill)           1966                51        13-14

The Colonial Dames of Dutchess                                           1966                51        19-24

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (southern Dutchess) [photo]        1967                52        18-34

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (four Livingston estates:

Clermont, Callender House, Montgomery Place,

Sands House; and Red Hook) [photo]                        1968                53        21-23

Recent Acquisitions by the Historical Society                       1969                54        73-74

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Dover and Amenia) [photos]     1969                54        77-82

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Town of Clinton) [photos]         1970                55        61-74

Ulster County Pilgrimage, October 16, 1971                         1971                56        29

Space Pilgrims (DCHS annual pilgrimage - southern

Dutchess) [photos]                                                      1972                57        26-31

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Town of Stanford)

[photos] [map]                                                            1974                59        91-99

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Pleasant Valley) [photos]           1975                60        58-62

DCHS Annual Pilgrimage (Pleasant Valley) [photos]           1976-77           61/62   58-62

Hudson River Heritage, Inc. [map]                                        1979                64        44

The Little Red Schoolhouse (LaGrange Historical Society

headquarters) [illus]                                                    1980                65        112

Alfred Ackert and the Dutchess County Society of New York1984             69      115-130

The First Seventy-Five (historical society) [photo]               1989                74        7-10

Poughkeepsie Yacht Club: Working Men Build a Club

[photos]                                                                       1989                74        25-41

Soccer in Dutchess County: The Germania Club [photos]    2001-02           83        57-60

The Junior Davis Cup: Poughkeepsie Tennis Club                2001-02           83        71-75

Bowdoin Park:  A History (1688-1975)

(Children’s Aid Society, pp. 177-179 [photo])         2009                88      177-181

The Dutchess County Historical Society 1914-2014

[photos]                                                                       2014                93        71-87

The Dutchess County Society in The City of New York

[photo] [illus] [map]                                                   2014                93        89-107

“Of Some Definite Historic Value”:  FDR and the

Preservation of History [photos] [illus]                      2014                93      109-120

Arthur Tompkins Benson:  Early Member of the Dutchess

County Historical Society [illus]                                2014                93      121-124

“We Support No Man Who Votes Against Liberty” (1838

broadside of Dutchess County Anti-Slavery Society)

[illus]                                                                           2015                94        25-41

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bible Records and Genealogy

(B = Bible Records, G = Genealogy)

Year                Vol.     Pages

Pawling Patent, Alias Staatsburg, and Some of Its Early

Families (Pawling, Staats, DeWitt, Ames, Russell,

Mulford, Uhl, Hughes, Bergh, Lewis, Levingston,

Cookinham, Forman, Smith) [photo]                         1915-16           2          28-44

Adriance, James (obit)                                                            1918                4          45

Adriance (B)                                                                           1946                31        98-99

Alger (G)                                                                                1954                39        35

Allen (B)                                                                                 2011                90        45-46

Alsteyn (G)                                                                             1954                39        36

Ames (G)                                                                                1915-16           2          37-38

Armstrong, John Jr. (B) (G)                                                   2011                90        44-45

Arnold, Charles Nathan (obit)                                                            1916-18           3          30-31

Asher (B)                                                                                1950                35        72-74

Bain, Horatio N. (obit) [photo]                                               1916-18           3          29-30

Baker (B)                                                                                1962                47        64-66

Bard (G)                                                                                  1928                13        26-29

Bard (G)                                                                                  1936                21        68-72

Bard (G)                                                                                  1939                24        79-83

Bard (G)                                                                                  2011                90        55-57

Barlow (B)                                                                              1953                38        74-76

Bayley (B)                                                                              1952                37        85-87

Beck (G)                                                                                 2011                90        5-6

Beekman (G) [photo] [illus] [maps]                                       2011                90     141-157

Benton (G)                                                                              1972                57        40-44

Bergh (G)                                                                                1915-16           2          41-42

Billings (G)                                                                             1940                25        30-35

Boltz/Pultz (B)                                                                        1961                46        94-96

Bowdoin (G)                                                                           2009                88      173-176

Bowne (G) [photo] [illus] [maps]                                           2011                90      145-157

Brett, Madam (G)                                                                   1927                12        32-33

Brevoort (B)                                                                           1950                35        75

Brown, Heerman (G)                                                              1924                9          54-55

Buck (G)                                                                                 1973                58        63-65

Carmen (G) [photo] [illus] [maps]                                         2011                90      145-157

Chatterton (B)                                                                         1946                31      100-101

Collins (B) [photo]                                                                 1947                32      105-106

Comstock (G)                                                                         1948                33        83-86

Concklin (G)                                                                           2012                91    3-10, 179

Cookinham (G)                                                                       1915-16           2          42-43

(B)                                                                       1961                46        94-96

Cornel, Jan (B)                                                                       1944                29        87

Cornel, Pieter (B)                                                                   1946                31        99

 

Year                Vol.     Pages

Crannell, Bartholomew (G)                                                    1922                7          39-50

Crannell, Bartholomew (B)                                                    1952                37        85

Crannell, Trintie (G)                                                               1938                23        72-73

Crooke, Charles (G)                                                               1933                18        63

Cruger (B)                                                                               2011                90        46-47

Cunneen (G)                                                                           1969                54        55-61

Davis (B)                                                                                1954                39        68

Davis (B) [illus]                                                                      2011                90        52-54

Dean (B)                                                                                 1955                40        66-67

Dean, Robert E. (obit)                                                             1918                4          45

DeGroff (B)                                                                            1965                50        51

DeRiemer (G) [illus]                                                               1930                15        28-30

DeRiemer (B)                                                                         1959                44        74-75

DeWitt (G) [photo]                                                                 1915-16           2          34-36

Donaldson (G)                                                                        2009                88        164

Donaldson (G) [photos] [illus]                                               2011                90        47-55

Dorland (B)                                                                             1948                33        107

Downing (B) [illus]                                                                2011                90        52-54

DuBois (G)                                                                             1935                20        71-85

DuBois (B)                                                                             1944                29        91-92

DuMond, Edward B. (obit)                                                     1916-18           3          31

Dutcher (B) [photos]                                                              2011                90        32-32

Emigh, Nicholas (G) [photo (p. 38)]                                      1930                15        28

Emott, James (G)                                                                    1940                25        36-40

Escher (see Asher)

Filkin (G)                                                                                1940                25        65-69

Flagler (Flegler) (G) [photo]                                                  1972                57      128-135

Flagler (Flegler) (G)                                                               1978                63      103-109

Forman (G)                                                                             1915-16           2          43-44

Forbus (B) (G)                                                                                    1959                44        63-74

Fort (G)                                                                                   1929                14        35-36

Freer (G)                                                                                 1978                63        50-65

Gay (B)                                                                                   1965                50        50

Griffith (B)                                                                             1945                30        90

Grinnell (G)                                                                            2009                88      166-167

Hackett (G)                                                                             1969                54        55-61

Haight, Elsea (B) (G)

(names in Hart’s Village, Town of Washington)        1958                43        52-59

Hall, Asahel (G)                                                                     1958                43        59

Ham, Frederick (G) [photo ff. p. 40]                                      1930                15        28

Harris (G)                                                                               1965                50        26-27

Hart (G)                                                                                  1943                28        72-74

Hart, Philip (G)                                                                       1935                20        22-25

Haviland (B)                                                                           1955                40        66

Heermance, Martin (obit)                                                       1916-18           3          29

Year                Vol.     Pages

Hosack (G)                                                                             1939                24        84-86

Howland, William (G)                                                            1954                39        35

Howland (G)                                                                           2009                88        166

Hoyt (G)                                                                                 2009                88        44

Hughes (G)                                                                             1915-16           2          41

Huson (B)                                                                               1944                29        89

Husted (B)                                                                              1952                37        87

Husted (G)                                                                              1965                50        26-27

Hutchins (B)                                                                           1951                36        85-86

James, John Barber (G)                                                          1932                17        37-41

Johnston (Johnstone) (G)                                                       1930                15        20-21

(B)                                                        2011                90        45-46

Kalloch (G)                                                                             2001-02           83        86-90

Kelly (B)                                                                                 1945                30        90

Kip (G)                                                                                   2009                88      183-184

Lambert (B)                                                                            1961                46        96

Lassen (G)                                                                              1982                67      101-106

Lassen (G)                                                                              2009                88      160-162

Lenox (G) [illus]                                                                     2009                88      162-164

LeRoy (G) [see “The LeRoy Mills”]                                      1918                4          33

LeRoy (G)                                                                              1927                12        41-48

Levingston (G)                                                                       1915-16           2          42

Lewis (G)                                                                                1915-16           2          42

Lewis (B)                                                                                1944                29        93

Lewis, Morgan (G)                                                                 1928                13        31-32

(G)                                                                2016                95        27-61

Livingston, Henry Jr., Major, Judge (G) [(1748-1828);

“’Twas the Night Before Christmas” – p. 45]

[photos] [illus]                                                            1919                5          30-46

Livingston (G) [Robert R. & Margaret Beekman had

10 children]                                                                 1925                10        13-17

Livingston (G) [Chancellor (1746-1813); daughter Margaret

  1. Robert L. Livingston] 1936 21        81-89

Livingston (B)(G) [Gilbert (1743-1806); eldest son of

Henry Livingston (1714-1799); his daughter m.

Smith Thompson]                                                       1940                25        27-28

Livingston (G) [family of Robert (1708-1790)]                     1941                26        23-41

Livingston (B) [children of Gilbert & Cornelia Beekman]    1942                27        71-73

Livingston, James (G) [(1728-1790), son of Gilbert &

Cornelia Beekman]                                                     1943                28        67-76

Livingston, Janet (G)                                                              1923                8         ff. p. 10

(G) [widow of General Richard

Montgomery]                                      1930                15        45-76

Livingston, Margaret Lewis (G)                                             2016                95        27-61

 

Year                Vol.     Pages

Lossing (G)                                                                             1946                31        53-54

Lossing (G) [photo]                                                                1973                58        59-63

Magill, Mrs. H.N.W. (obit)                                                     1916-18           3          29

Martense (B)                                                                           1946                31        99

Martin (B)                                                                               1945                30        89

McSweeney (G)                                                                      2012                91  65-68, 181

Modjeski (G) [photo]                                                              2009                88      135-140

Montgomery, Janet Livingston (G)                                        1923                8         ff. p. 10

(G)                                        1930                15        45-76

Morse (B) [illus]                                                                     2011                90      171-189

Mory (B)                                                                                 1944                29        88-90

Mulford (G)                                                                            1915-16           2          38-40

Noxon (G)                                                                              1946                31        88-89

Noxon (B)                                                                               1955                40        66-67

Olin, Stephen & Julia (G)                                                       1955                40        53-65

Parker (G)                                                                               1964                49        48-50

Pawling (G)                                                                            1915-16           2          28-31,

36-38

Pells (B)                                                                                  1962                47        66

Peters, Abel (& Clinton Corners residents) (G)                     1971                56        53-64

Phillips, Ammi (G) [photos] [illus]                                        1974                59        76-83

Phinney (G)                                                                            1964                49        50-52

Platt, Zephaniah (G)                                                               1944                29        54-55

Polhemus (B)                                                                          1964                49        57-58

Pultz (see Boltz)

Ransom (B)                                                                             1959                44        75

Rapalje (G) [photos] [illus]                                                     1981                66      172-181

Reade, Mrs. Johnson (G)                                                        1942                27        58-64

Reed (G)                                                                                 1969                54        31-36

Rickard (G)                                                                             1954                39        35

Roosevelt (G) [photos] [illus]                                                 1931                16        58-69

Roosevelt (B)                                                                          2011                90      191-192

Russell (G)                                                                              1915-16           2          38

Rutsen (G) [photo] [illus] [maps]                                           2011                90      141-157

Rynders (B)                                                                            1946                31        100

Sackett (G)                                                                              1940                25        51-55

Sands (G) [photo] [illus] [maps]                                             2011                90      143-157

Schenk (G)                                                                              1965                50        36-38

Schenk (G)                                                                              1976-77           61/62   75

Schryver (G)                                                                           1946                31        90-91

Scott (B)                                                                                 1947                32        107

Secor (B)                                                                                 1945                30        89

Sheafe (G)                                                                              2009                88      162-164

Shepherd (B)                                                                           1945                30        88

Simmons (B)                                                                           1950                35        75

Year                Vol.     Pages

Smiley twins (G)                                                                    1978                63        43-44

Smith (G)                                                                                1915-16           2          44

Smith, Melanchthon (B) (G)                                                  1925                10        39-48

Staats (G)                                                                                1915-16           2          30-34

Stevens (B)                                                                             2011                90        46-47

Stoutenburgh (G)                                                                    1935                20        47-50

Swartwout (G) [photo]                                                           1928                13        69-71

Swartwout (B)                                                                        1945                30        89

Tallmadge (G)                                                                        1960                45        39-44

Tappen (B)                                                                              1952                37        82-84

Ter Bush (B)                                                                           1944                29        93

Thompson, Smith (B) (Livingston records) (G)                    1940                25        26-29

Thorn (G)                                                                                1943                28        83-87

Thorn (G)                                                                                1958                43        52-58

Traver (G)                                                                               1941                26        45-48

Traver, Zachariah (B)                                                             1948                33        107

Uhl (G)                                                                                   1915-16           2          40

(B)                                                                                    1945                30        88

Underhill (G)                                                                          1967                52        79-90

Van Alsteyn (G)                                                                     1954                39        36

Van Anden (B)                                                                       1965                50        50

Van Cortlandt (B)                                                                   1942                27        71-73

Van Der Burgh (G)                                                                 1930                15        36-44

Van Kleeck (G)                                                                      1943                28        68-72

Van Kleeck, Frank (obit) [photo]                                           1916-18           3          30

Van Vliet (G)                                                                          2003-04           84        6-7

Vassar (B) (G)                                                                        1976-77           61/62   42-46

Vassar (G)                                                                              1991                76        58-69

Velie (B)                                                                                 1965                50        51-52

Verplanck (G)                                                                         2012                91      117-133

Wager, Ambrose Lee (obit)                                                    1916-18           3          31

Warner (G)                                                                             2011                90      124-125

Wilson (B)                                                                              1951                36        87

Wing Family (G)                                                                    1969                54        29-30

(G) [photo] [illus]                                             2011                90        84-87

Woodin (G)                                                                            1940                25        38-39

Woodworth (G)                                                                      2011                90      132-133

2012                91        99-100

Zabriskie, Andrew C. (obit) [photo]                                       1916-18           3          31

(G)                                                      2011                90        57

Customers of Salt Point General Store & patients of

Dr. Pearsall, 1848-1849                                              1944                29        40-43

Heads of Families – Oblong Meeting, 1761                          1944                29        63

Titusville Road (Cornel, DeGraff, Delamater, Thorne,

Rothenburg, Titus, Van Kleeck, etc.)                         1949                34        24-37

Year                Vol.     Pages

The Store Account Books of H. Schenk, 1763-1768

(1200+ names)                                                            1965                50        36-49

500 Patients of Dr. Steven Thorn, 1775-1795                        1978                63        85-102

Records of Marriages, Dutchess County, 1763-1797             1990                75        19-27

 

 

Biography

The following is an alphabetical listing of the biographies which appear in the

articles below under the headings “Biography” and “Biography – Revolutionary Era.”

Name and Year

Adams, Doris; Ralph; Anabel; 2013 [photos]

Aldrich, Mrs. Richard; 1951 (pp. 26-27)

Allen, Elizabeth; 1979 [maps], 1980

Alley, Mary Lucy Ham; 1999-2000 (pp. 45-52) [photo]

Anderson, Julia Hill; 2010 (p. 120)

Armstrong, Gen. John; 1945 (pp. 71-74), 1955 (p. 38), 1981 (pp. 47-48)

Bailey, Theodorus; 1981 (p. 52)

Baldwin, James Fosdick; 1950

Bard Family; 1936

Bard, Dr. John; 1928 (pp. 26-30), 1955, 1971 [illus]

Bard, Dr. Samuel; 1928 (pp. 26-30), 1971 [illus]

Bard, William; 1955

Barksdale, Susan (Sudie); 2010 (pp.120-121)

Barnard, Joseph; 1943

Barnum, Captain H.L.; 2005-06

Bartlett, Edward O.; 2010 (pp. 1-17) [photos] [illus]

Beardsley, Rev. John; 1953 (pp. 58-63), 1991 [photo]

Bech, Edvard; 1991 [photo] [illus]

Beck, Charles F., Sr.; 2012 (pp. 149-168) [photos]

Benson, Egbert; 1981 (pp. 50-52) [illus]

Bentons of Amenia; 1972

Billings, Major Andrew; 1940 [photo]

Billings, Josh; 1949

Bissell, George; 1941 [photo]

Bissell, William; 1972 (p. 47)

Bolding, John; 1935, 2015 [photos]

Brett, Catharyna; 1927 [illus], 1992 [photos] [illus] [maps]

Calhoun, Gilbert; 2010 (pp. 80-86) [photos]

Chanler Brothers; 1971 (pp. 91-93); 1981 (p. 61)

Charruaud, John; 1934

Clinton, George; 1926 (pp. 31-32) [illus]; 1928 (pp. 42-44), 1939, 1981 (pp. 48-49)

Coffin, Alexander; 1943

Colonial Women; 1966

Comstock, John Russell; 1948

 

Name and Year

Cordaro, Frank; 2010 [photos]

Crannell, Bartholomew; 1922 [maps], 1925 (p.52), 1927 (p.37), 1934 (pp.38-39, 41, 44),

1938 (p.57), 1952 (pp.17, 58, 85), 1979 (p.28), 1982 (pp.42, 43), 1986 (pp.58,59),

1987 (p. 44), 1991 (pp. 21, 34), 2005-06 (p. 20)

Crannell, Elizabeth; 1928 (pp. 44-50), 1952 [illus]

Crannell, Trintie; 1938

Cunneen Family; 1979

Davids, George W., Jr.; 2010 (pp. 66-71) [photos]

Davis, Andrew Jackson; 1947 [illus], 2012 (pp. 33-35) [illus]

Dean, Joseph C.; 1976/77 (p. 23)

Dean, Julia; 1974

De Labigarre, Peter; 1929 [photo] [map], 1936 (pp. 22-23), 1972 (pp. 64-66)

de Riemer, Elsie; 1930 (pp. 28-30) [illus], 1953 (pp. 65-68), 1959 (pp. 74-75)

De Riemer, Peter; 1959 (pp. 74-75), 1968 [photos]

d’Este, Mary Beatrice (Dutchess of York); 1922 (pp.34-36) [illus]

Deuell, George Henry; 1984 [photo]

De Veaux, Colonel Andrew; 1936 (pp. 24-27)

Dewey, Thomas E.; 1981 (pp. 61-63) [photo]

Dobbs, William Henry; 1981 [illus]

Downing, Andrew Jackson; 1990 [illus]

Drake, Lillian Husband; 2010 (pp. 127-128)

DuBois, Captain Henry; 1935

DuBois, Colonel Lewis; 1935

Duke of York; 1922 (pp. 35-36)

Dutchess of York; 1922 (pp. 34-36) [illus]

Eastman, Harvey; 1971, 1978, 1981 (p.59) [photo]

Edwards, Dorothy; 2010 (pp. 130-131) [photo]

Emott, James; 1940, 1981 (p. 52)

Fitchett, Ed; 2013 [photos]

Flagler Family; 1972 (p.76, pp.128-135) [photo], 1973 (pp.40-49),

1974 (pp. 30-38) [photo], 1975 [photo], 1976-77 [illus], 1978,

1979 (pp.64-71) [photos], (pp. 133-145); 1980 (pp.97-111)

Flagler, Harry Harkness; 1952

Forbus, John; 1934 (pp. 49-60), 1959

Ford, Gertrude H.; 1991 [photos] [illus]

Forrestal, James; 1976-77 (pp. 60-62) [photo], 1981 (pp. 62- 63) [photo]

Fowler, Orson S.; 1948 [illus], 1949

Garrettson, Rev. Freeborn; 1945 (p. 68)

Guernsey, Raymond G.; 1942

Hackett Family; 1979

Hackett, Henry T.; 1951

Haight, Elsea; 1958

Hall, Benjamin J.; 2012 [photos] [illus]

 

 

Name and Year

Hancock, Robert H.; 2010 (p. 124)

Haviland, Benjamin H.; 1949

Hay, Udny; 1922 (p. 58), 1925 [photo] [illus], 1927 (p. 37)

Hoffman Family; 1936 (pp. 21-22)

Horton, Levi Daniel; 2010 (pp. 124-126) [photo]

Hughes, James A.; 2010 (pp.103-108) [photos]

Jay, John; 1924 [illus]

Jeanneny, Mary Lou; 1999-2000 [photo]

Johnson, William; 1942

Kent, James; 1923, 1981 (pp. 49-51) [illus], 1987 (pp. 56-75) [illus] [maps]

Ketcham, Colonel John H.; 2016 [photo]

Kimball, Grace; 1999-2000 [photo]

Kinkead Family; 2010 (pp. 26-39) [photos]

Kip, Hendrick; 1947

Knox, Major Henry; 1967

Lafayette, Marquis de; 1925 (pp. 30-33), 1954

Lassen Family; 1982

Lewis, Morgan; 1928 (pp. 31-39) [photo], 1945 (pp. 68-70), 1981 (pp. 54-55) [illus],

2016 (pp. 27-30) [illus]

Linich, Billy (Billy Name); 2010 (pp. 134-164) [photos]

Livingston Family; 1928 (pp. 45-46, 50), 1930 (pp. 45-76), 1941 (pp. 19-22),

1945 (pp. 54-74), 1980 [illus]

Livingston Reade, Catharine; 1942 (pp. 62-64)

Livingston, Chancellor; 1945 (pp. 57-59)

Livingston, Edward; 1945 (pp. 63-64)

Livingston, Gilbert; 1928 (p.50), 1981 (p. 47)

Livingston, Henry (1714-1799); 1919 (p. 30), 1921 (pp. 26-61), 1938 [photos], 1981

(p. 48)

Livingston, Henry Jr.; 1919 (pp. 30-46) [photos] [illus], 1942 [illus]

Livingston, Colonel Henry Beekman; 1945 (pp. 59-62)

Livingston, James; 1943

Livingston, Janet H.; 1930 (pp. 45-76), 1945 (pp. 64-67)

Livingston, John R.; 1945 (pp. 62-63)

Livingston, Margaret Lewis; 2016 (pp. 30-32) [illus], (pp. 40-49)

Livingston, Peter; 1945 (pp.70-71), 1981 (p. 48)

Livingston, Judge Robert R.; 1945 (pp. 54-56), 1981 (p. 46)

Loedy, Ed; 2010 (pp. 165-180) [photos] [illus]

Lossing, Benson; 1945, 1966 (pp. 50-57), 1973 [photos]

Lossing, Thomas; 1946 (pp. 53-78), 1947 (pp. 63-82)

Lowndes Family; 2016 (pp. 32-61) [photos] [illus]

Lowndes, Gertrude Laura (Gitty) Livingston and Susan Mary (Mary) Livingston; 2016

(27-61) [photos] [illus]

Ludington, Colonel Henry; 1945

Ludington, Sybil; 1945, 1983 [photos]

Lyman, Hannah; 2010 (pp. 18-25) [photos]

Name and Year

MacCracken, Dr. Henry Noble; 1970 [photo]

Magill, Cecelia Bostic; 2010 (pp.126-127) [photo]

McSweeney, Fr. Patrick; 2012 (pp.65-68,181)

Mills, Ogden Livingston; 1981 (pp. 56-57)

Mitchell, Maria; 1999-2000 [photo]

Montgomery, Janet H.; 1930 (pp. 45-76), 1945 (pp. 64-67)

Montgomery, Richard; 1945 (pp. 64-67)

Morgenthau, Henry Jr.; 1981 (pp. 62-63) [photo]

Morse, Samuel F.B.; 1932

Morton, Levi P.; 1981 (p. 56)

Mylod, Frank V. [photo]; 1978

Name, Billy; 2010 (pp. 134-164) [photos]

Nimham, Chief Daniel; 1938

Noxon, B. Davis; 1946 (pp. 85-89)

Oakley, Thomas Jackson; 1981 (p. 52)

Olin, Stephen & Julia; 1955

Osborn, Cornelius; 1991 [illus]

Palen, Joshua; 1972

Patrice, Walter; 2010 (pp. 121-123) [photos]

Paulding, James Kirke; 1981 (p. 54) [illus], (p. 56)

Payne, Bessie Harden; 1999-2000 [photo]

Pearsall, Dr. Gilbert; 1944

Platt, Edmund; 1987 [photo]

Platt, Zephaniah; 1944

Poucher, Franklyn J.; 1951

Poucher, Dr. J. Wilson; 1948 [photo], 1979 (pp. 30-37) [photo], 2010 (pp. 54-65)

[photos] [illus]

Pray, Hamilton; 1990 [illus]

Prendergast, Mehitable Wing; 1944 (p. 61), 1972 (pp. 48-54)

Prendergast, William; 1944 (p. 61), 1972 (pp. 48-54), 1981 (p. 49)

Rapalje Family; 1981 [photos] [illus]

Reed Family; 1969

Reš, Father George; 1986 (pp. 39-43) [photo]

Reynolds, Helen W.; 1943 [photo], 1968, 1979 (pp. 30-37) [photo], 1983 [photos],

1993 [photos] [illus]

Ricketson, Shadrach; 1972

Roosevelt Family; 1931 (pp. 58-69) [photos] [illus], 1983 (pp. 4-15) [photos] [illus]

Roosevelt, Ellen; 1958 (pp. 35-43)

Roosevelt, Franklin; 1931 (pp. 58-69) [photos] [illus], 1945 (p. 21) [illus], 1981 (pp. 59-

61) [photo], 1982 [photo], 1983 [photos] [illus]

Rosenblatt, Albert M.; 2013

Ruggles, Mrs. Charles (Mary Crooke Broome) 1924 (pp. 51-53) [photo]

Sackett, Capt. Richard; 1940

Sargent, Henry Winthrop; 1937 (pp. 19-20, 36-70)

 

Name and Year

Schuyler, Philip; 1929 [photo]

Sketchley, James; 1954

Slate, Jacobus; 1953 (pp. 65-68)

Slater, Pauline Reichert; 1999-2000 [photos]

Smillie, James; 1941 [illus]

Smillie, James D.; 1941 [illus]

Smith Brothers; 1947

Smith, Capt. Israel; 1926

Smith, Melancton; 1925, 1981 (p. 44) [photo], (pp. 46-47)

Spencer, Platt R.; 1962 (pp. 54-61)

Spencer, Reuben; 2003-04   [illus]

Stewart, Audrey Myrick; 2010 (pp.131-133)

Stuart, James (Duke of York); 1922 (pp. 135-136)

Swartwout, Gen. Jacobus; 1928 (pp. 42-44, 67-71) [photo], 1966 [photo] [illus],

1967 (pp. 22-27) [illus]

Tallmadge, James; 1960, 1961, 1981 (p. 56)

Tallmadge, Nathaniel P.; 1981 (p. 59)

Tappen, Dr. Peter; 1928 (pp. 44-45, 48-49), 1934, 1952

Thompson, Smith; 1940, 1981 (p. 55)

Thorn, Jonathon; 1943 [illus], 1976-77

Thorn, Dr. Stephen; 1978 (pp. 78-102) [photos]

Tillotson, Dr. Thomas; 1945 (pp. 67-68)

Van Bunschoten, Maj. Elias; 1936

Van Der Burgh, Colonel James; 1930 [photo]

Van Kleeck Family; 1943 (p. 70), 1953

Van Kleeck, Ralph E. [photo]; 1978

Van Vliet Family; 2003-04 [photos]

Van Vliet, Annatje & Gretchen; 2003-04 [photos]

Van Vliet, George S.; 1949

Van Vliet, George & Mercedes; 2003-04 [photos]

Van Vliet, Helena (Garrison); 1978 [photo], 2003-04 [photos] [illus]

Van Vliet, Henry & Hannah; 2003-04 [photos]

Van Wyck Family; 1957, 1971 [photo]

Vassar Family; 1991 (pp. 57-69)

Vassar, Matthew; 1961, 1981 (pp. 57-59) [photo], 1990 [illus], 1991

Vassar, Matthew Jr.; 1971

Vassar, William; 1976-77, 1991 (pp. 57-69)

Vaughn, Ethel Green; 2010 (pp. 128-130) [photo]

Vaughton, Susannah; 1981 [map]

Vaux, Calvert; 2009 (pp.45-46)

VerNooy, Amy; 1973 [photo]

Verplanck, Robert Newlin; 2012 (pp. 117-133) [photos] [illus]

von Steuben, Baron Friedrich; 1926, 1928 (pp. 51-52), 1946 (pp. 36-39) [illus]

Weissenfels, Col Frederick; 1942

 

Name and Year

Wheeler, Doris Muller; 2015

Whittaker, The Rev. Mr. William; 1970

Wing Family; 1969

Woodworth, William; 2011, 2012

Worden, Admiral John; 1943

 

 

Biography

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Henry Livingston (Jr.) (Major and Judge)[photos] [illus]

(“ ’Twas the Night before Christmas,” p. 45)            1919                5          30-46

“The Dutchess’s County” (background material on

Mary Beatrice d’Este, wife of James Stuart,

Duke of York) [illus]                                                  1922                7          34-36

James Kent, Sometime of Dutchess County

(Chancellor Kent) [map]                                             1923                8          21-28

A Lady of the Victorian Era (Mrs. Charles H. Ruggles)

[photo]                                                                        1924                9          51-53

Baron Steuben                                                                         1926                11        38-41

Madam Brett’s Discarded Will [illus]                                                1927                12        32-33

Morgan Lewis [photo]                                                            1928                13        31-32

In Regard to Fugitive Documents                                           1928                13        41-50

General Jacobus Swartwout [photo]                                       1928                13        67-71

Philip J. Schuyler of Rhinebeck (1768-1835) [photo]           1929                14        37-44

Peter De Labigarre and the Founding of Tivoli

[photo][map]                                                               1929                14        45-60

Dutchess County Gives the State a Governor (FDR)

[photos] [illus]                                                            1931                16        58-69

The Story of Locust Grove (S.F.B. Morse) [photo] [map]     1932                17        21-28

Samuel F. B. Morse (Locust Grove, Poughkeepsie)              1932                17        29-32

The Scientist and Inventor in Electrical Communications

(S.F.B. Morse)                                                            1932                17        56-65

John Charruaud, Dancing Master (Poughkeepsie,

1812-1866)                                                                 1934                19        32-37

John A. Bolding, Fugitive Slave                                             1935                20        51-55

The Indians; the Hoffmans; Tivoli; and Callendar House

(Peter De Labigarre, pp. 22-23)                                 1936                21        21-24

The Bard Family in Dutchess County                                    1936                21        68-72

Henry Winthrop Sargent and the Early History of

Landscape Gardening and Ornamental

Horticulture in Dutchess County, New York             1937                22        36-70

Monument to Chief Daniel Nimham (last Sachem of the

Wappingers Indians; killed in 1778)                          1938                23        24-25

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

A Group of Important Portraits (Philip Pieterse Schuyler

and his wife; Alida Schuyler Livingston – daughter

of Philip Pieterse; Gilbert Livingston; Cornelia

Beekman Livingston – wife of Gilbert; Hendricus

Beekman and his wife, Joanna Lopers; Wilhelmus

Beekman; Henry Livingston; Hendrick Kip and his

wife) [photos]                                                             1939                24        24-46

Two-Hundredth Anniversary of the Birthday of George

Clinton                                                                        1939                24        47

George Clinton, First Governor of the State of New York    1939                24        48-51

The One-Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the

Establishment of the Supreme Court of the

United States                                                               1940                25        25

Smith Thompson, Justice of the Supreme Court of the

United States                                                               1940                25        26-29

James Emott and Some of His Dutchess County

Descendants                                                                1940                25        36-40

Captain Richard Sackett                                                          1940                25        51-55

Three Artists: James Smillie, James David Smillie,

George Edwin Bissell [illus ff. pp. 68, 70, 72]           1941                26        68-70

Raymond G. Guernsey, President, Dutchess County

Historical Society                                                        1942                27        11

The Prosperity of Dutchess County about 1830

(inventory of estate of Catharine Livingston Reade)  1942                27        58-64

Editorial Notes on the Writings of Henry Livingston, Jr.

(did he write “’Twas the Night before Christmas”?)

[illus]                                                                           1942                27        85-104

Resolution on the Death of Miss Helen Wilkinson Reynolds

[photo]                                                                        1943                28        18

Helen Wilkinson Reynolds                                                     1943                28        19-22

Diary of Farming Affairs, Weather Etc. of Alexander

Hamilton Coffin (1851-1862)                                    1943                28        43-56

Lieutenant Jonathan Thorn, U.S.N. and Some of His

Dutchess County Connections [illus]                         1943                28        77-87

Joseph Folger Barnard (1823-1904) (lawyer)            1943                28        88-91

Admiral John Lorimer Worden (1818-1897)

(from Pawling; Captain of the Civil War “Monitor”)            1943                28        92-97

“My Kind Physician” – Dr. Gilbert Titus Pearsall

(1814-1891) (Salt Point)                                             1944                29        25-32

Some History and Some Traditions of Pawling, New York

(Mehitable Wing Prendergast, p. 61)                         1944                29        56-67

Resolutions Adopted by the Dutchess County Historical

Society, May 23, 1945 (death of FDR) [illus]                        1945                30        21

Benson John Lossing (1813-1891)                                         1945                30        83-87

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

My Heart Goes Home (Thomas Lossing)                              1946                31        53-78

The Grandfather Clock (B. Davis Noxon)                             1946                31        85-89

Andrew Jackson Davis – The “Poughkeepsie Seer”

(prophet of Spiritualism) [illus]                                  1947                32        39-62

My Heart Goes Home, Part II (Thomas Lossing)                  1947                32        63-82

The Smith Brothers – “Trade” and “Mark”                            1947                32        83-87

Resolution on the Death of J. Wilson Poucher, M.D. [photo]1948               33        22

In Memory of John Wilson Poucher, M.D.                            1948                33        23-26

“Fowler’s Folly,” and Its Builder (Orson S. Fowler)

[illus]                                                                           1948                33        50-82

John Russell Comstock, and His Octagon                              1948                33        83-86

George S. Van Vliet – An Appreciation                                 1949                34        20

“Uncle Ben” Haviland                                                            1949                34        69-70

Josh Billings (views on women’s rights, pp. 89-90)              1949                34        71-100

More about Orson S. Fowler                                                  1949                34      101-103

James Fosdick Baldwin, Ph.D., L.H.D. (obituary)                 1950                35        20

Henry T. Hackett and Franklyn J. Poucher (obituaries)         1951                36        21-22

The Story of Rokeby (Mrs. Richard Aldrich)                         1951                36        26-27

Resolution on the Death of Mr. Harry Harkness Flagler        1952                37        21

“Shaking the Family Tree” (Van Kleeck Family)                  1953                38        26-35

The Glebe House and the People Who Lived There

(Rev. John Beardsley, Elsie de Riemer, Jacobus

Slate)                                                                           1953                38        58-73

Died of a Broken Heart – James D. Sketchley                       1954                39        61-67

John Bard, Willie Bard and the Founding of St. Stephen’s

College                                                                        1955                40        43-52

Stephen and Julia Olin                                                            1955                40        53-65

The Van Wyck Papers                                                                        1957                42        22-29

The Last of Her Kind: A Victorian Lady in This

Modern Age – Miss Ellen C. Roosevelt

(first cousin of FDR; died 1954)                                1958                43        35-43

Elsea Haight’s Book (Hart’s Village)                                     1958                43        52-59

John Forbus and His Family (hotel owner; died 1827)          1959                44        63-73

The Public Career of James Tallmadge, Part I

(Congressman from Poughkeepsie in 1818-19 who

played a role in the abolition of slavery)                    1960                45        39-80

Matthew Vassar, Founder                                                       1961                46        29-47

The Public Career of James Tallmadge, Part II                     1961                46        52-93

America Learned to Write (Platt Rogers Spencer,

1800-1864)                                                                 1962                47        54-61

The Colonial Dames of Dutchess (gallant women of

Dutchess past and present)                                         1966                51        19-24

Jacobus Swartwout, Resident of Rombout Precinct [photo]

[illus]                                                                           1966                51        25-31

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Education: A Moral Duty; The Views of Benson J. Lossing

on Education as revealed in “The Poughkeepsie

Casket”                                                                        1966                51        50-57

Peter De Riemer, Goldsmith (1738-1814) [photos]               1968                53        43-47

In Memory of Miss Helen Wilkinson Reynolds, 1875-1943 1968                53        73-75

The Ledge Where the Bear Jumped Off                                1969                54        29-30

The Reed Family of Amenia                                                  1969                54        31-36

Dr. Henry Noble MacCracken, 1880-1970 [photo]                1970                55        24-31

The Reverend Mr. William Whittaker                                                1970                55        83-93

Abel Peters of Clinton Corners                                              1971                56        53-64

Harvey G. Eastman, 1832-1878                                             1971                56        75-77

Dr. John Bard and Dr. Samuel Bard of Hyde Park [illus]      1971                56        97-99

The Van Wyck Family of Dutchess County [photo]              1971                56      102-105

Matthew Vassar, Junior, 1809-1881                                       1971                56      109-111

Amenia Bentons                                                                     1972                57        40-44

William Bissell (neighbor of the Bentons)                             1972                57        47

Days of Old Dutchess (William and Mehitabel Prendergast) 1972                57        48-54

Shadrach Ricketson, Quaker Physician                                  1972                57      119-121

Joshua Palen                                                                           1972                57      126-127

The Germanic Origin of the Flagler Family of Dutchess

County [photo]                                                            1972                57      128-135

Obituary of Mrs. Amy VerNooy [photo]                               1973                58        28

The Voyage (Flagler Family)                                                 1973                58        40-49

The Seed Is Planted in American Soil            (Flagler Family)

[photo]                                                                        1974                59        30-38

Julia Dean                                                                               1974                59        73-75

Over Hill: Over Dale (Chapter Four on the Flagler Family)

[photo]                                                                         1975                60        70-78

Brief Biography [of] William James Vassar (1827-1910)     1976-77           61/62   42-46

A Wandering Preacher I (Chapter Five on the Flagler

Family) [illus]                                                             1976-77           61/62   78-89

Jonathan Thorn                                                                       1976-77           61/62   90

Frank V. Mylod [photo]                                                         1978                63        23-24

Helena Van Vliet, 1898-1978 [photo]                                                1978                63        25-26

Ralph E. Van Kleeck [photo]                                                 1978                63        27

Our Almost Forgotten Hero – Harvey G. Eastman,

Founder of Eastman Business College                       1978                63        66-77

In Search of Collateral Ancestors (The Sixth Chapter of

the Flagler Family)                                                     1978                63      103-109

Historical Society Leaders (Helen W. Reynolds,

  1. Wilson Poucher) [photos] 1979                64        30-37

The Flagler Cemetery at Green Haven [photos]                    1979                64        64-71

Hacketts and Cunneens, Two Noteworthy Families               1979                64      112-114

Widow Allen, Part I (1710-1734) (Elizabeth Allen; married

Zacharias Flagler) [maps]                                           1979                64      131-145

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Livingston Family Correspondence: 1732-1799 [illus]         1980                65        51-75

Widow Allen, Part II (1734-1750) (early settler, Nine

Partners Patent)                                                           1980                65        97-111

Obituary of Joseph W. Emsley, 1899-1980                           1980                65      134-135

Obituary of Edmund Van Wyck, 1886-1980                         1980                65      136-137

Homegrown Politicians [photos] [illus]                                 1981                66        44-63

Susannah Vaughton: Caught in the Web of 17th Century

Politics? [map]                                                            1981                66        76-90

The Rapaljes – Fishkill Village [photos] [illus]                     1981                66      172-181

“Capt. Dobbs, One of Our Most Experienced Pilots” [illus] 1981                66      182-207

Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Dutchess County Farmer

[photo]                                                                        1982                67        4-23

The Lassen Family 1659-1982: Dutchess County’s

First Settlers                                                                1982                67      101-106

Helen Wilkinson Reynolds, FDR, and Hudson Valley

Architecture [photos] [illus]                                       1983                68        4-15

Franklin D. Roosevelt: His Development and

Accomplishments as a Local Historian

[photos] [illus]                                                            1983                68        16-39

Blizzard of 1888 – Excerpt from the Diary of George

Henry Deuell (biography pp. 81-83) [photo]             1984                69        70-83

Father George Reš (Roesch), Slovenian Priest of a

Mission Church in Poughkeepsie, 1856 [photo]        1986                71        39-43

Edmund Platt, 1865-1939 [photo]                                          1987                72        4-5

Platt’s History, and Ours                                                        1987                72        6-17

A Young Lawyer’s Trials: Opportunities and Obstacles

in Poughkeepsie, 1780-1800 (James Kent) [illus]

[maps]                                                                         1987                72        56-75

Andrew Jackson Downing and Picturesque Tourism at

Matthew Vassar’s “Springside” [illus] [map] 1990                75        5-14

Hamilton Pray, Inventor of the Horse-Drawn Ice Plow

[illus]                                                                           1990                75        15-18

Matthew Vassar 1792-1868: More Than a Brewer                1991                76        5-13

The G. H. Ford Tea Company: Monument to a Woman’s

Business Skills [photos] [illus]                                   1991                76        24-31

Edvard Bech, Citizen of Poughkeepsie 1851-1873

[photo] [illus]                                                              1991                76        49-56

Vassar Brickmaking in the State of New York                      1991                76        57-69

Catharyna Brett: Portrait of a Colonial Businesswoman

(1687-1764) [photos] [illus] [maps]                           1992                77        1-126

Resolution on the Death of Miss Helen Wilkinson Reynolds

[photo]                                                                        1993                78        4-5

Helen Wilkinson Reynolds: A Tribute                                               1993                78        6-8

Helen Wilkinson Reynold … A Second Look [photo]                      1993                78        9-29

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Helen Wilkinson Reynolds (1875-1943): A Bibliography

[photo]                                                                        1993                78        30-36

Memoriam – Clifford M. Buck                                              1997-1998       81        130

In Memoriam – Herbert N. Saltford                                       1997-1998       81        131

Mrs. Slater’s World [photos]                                                  1999-2000       82        5-23

Bessie Harden Payne (1895-1991) [photo]                            1999-2000       82        24-28

“Feeding Young Ladies’ Minds from Living Springs” –

Maria Mitchell and Vassar College [photo]               1999-2000       82        29-34

Walking with Grace (Dr. Grace N. Kimball) [photo]            1999-2000       82        40-44

A Woman Who Made a Difference (Mary Lucy Ham Alley)

[photo]                                                                        1999-2000       82        45-52

Memorial for Mary Lou Jeanneny [photo]                             1999-2000       82      108-109

Samuel J. Kalloch (high school coach) [photo]                     2001-02           83        86-90

The Van Vliets in Dutchess County [photos]                         2003-04           84        11-21

Henry and Hannah Van Vliet: In Sickness and in Health

[photos]                                                                       2003-04           84        22-36

Mr. and Mrs. Van Vliet: George and Mercedes [photos]       2003-04           84        37-54

“Dear Mother”: Helena Garrison Van Vliet [photos] 2003-04           84        55-73

Go East, Young Woman: Helena Van Vliet in China

[photo] [illus] [map]                                                   2003-04           84        74-94

Meeting the Granddaughters – Annatje and Gretchen

[photos]                                                                       2003-04           84        95-97

Reuben Spencer – Van Vliet Neighbor and Friend

[photo] [illus] [map]                                                   2003-04           84        98-125

Jesse Ephron, 1915-2004                                                        2003-04           84        128

Captain H. L. Barnum: An Enigma                                        2005-06           85        85-88

Getting to “The Point” – Design No. 26:  The L.M. Hoyt

House at Staatsburg (Calvert Vaux, 1824-1895,

  1. 45-46) [photos] [illus] 2009 88        43-52

The Legacy of Maple Grove (Kinkead family) [photos]       2010                89        26-39

Dr. J. Wilson Poucher: Medical Pioneer [photos] [illus]       2010                89        54-65

Wise Voices, Plain Speaking: Twentieth Century Griots

(oral histories: Julia Hill Anderson; Susan (Sudie)

Barksdale; Lillian Husband Drake; Dorothy L.

Edwards; Robert H. Hancock; Levi Daniel Horton;

Cecelia Bostic Magill; Walter N. Patrice; Audrey

Myrick Stewart; Ethel Green Vaughn) [photos]        2010                89      118-133

Bridge of Dreams (Walkway Over the Hudson; architect

Ed Loedy) [photos] [illus]                                          2010                89      165-180

Who Is Dutchess County’s Second-Greatest Inventor?

(William Woodworth) [illus]                                      2011                90      131-140

The Life and Times of Father Patrick McSweeney [illus]     2012                91        65-68

Robert Newlin Verplanck:  Civil War Hero in Changing

Times (education, pp. 120-123; black soldiers,

  1. 123) [photos] [illus] 2012                91      117-133

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Memoir of Charles F. Beck Sr., Immigrant Farmer

(1887-1962) [photos]                                                  2012                91      149-168

A Farmer’s Almanac:  The Journal of Benjamin J. Hall

[photos] [illus]                                                            2012                91      169-176

Albert M. Rosenblatt:  A Life in Law and Public Service

[photo] [illus]                                                              2013                91        31-50

Doris and Ralph Adams of Adams Fairacre Farms, With

Their Daughter Anabel Adams [photos]                    2013                92        81-100

Ed Fitchett of Fitchett Brothers Dairy [photos] [illus]           2013                92      101-113

Lee Miller:  Hometown Girl Does Well (model, Surrealist

photographer, war correspondent) [photos]               2014                93        53-60

The Legacy of Young Theodore A. Schultz of Schultzville

(Masonic Lodge, First Christian Church and burial

ground) [photos] [illus]                                               2014                93        61-67

Arthur Tompkins Benson:  Early Member of the Dutchess

County Historical Society [illus]                                2014                93      121-124

The Abels of the Town of Union Vale [photos]                     2014                93      127-129

The Andros Family, Residents of Dutchess County since

1893, Working for the Railroad [photo]                     2014                93      131-134

A History of the Battenfeld Family and Battenfeld Farm

from 1914 to 2014 [photos]                                        2014                93      149-153

The Hermans Family of Northern Dutchess County –

Farming, Insurance, and Books (Oblong Books)

[photos]                                                                       2014                93      155-157

John A. Bolding, Fugitive Slave [photo]                                2015                94        43-47

John A. Bolding:  The Rest of His Story [photo]                   2015                94        49-50

A Tale of Two Sisters (Gertrude Livingston Lowndes and

Mary Livingston Lowndes, daughters of Margaret

Lewis Livingston) [photos] [illus]                              2016                95        27-61

Colonel John H. Ketcham:  The Cincinnatus of Dutchess

County [photo]                                                            2016                95        63-72

 

 

Biography – Revolutionary Era

Bartholomew Crannell: A Twentieth Century Plea for

Anglo-American Good Will (Udny Hay, p. 58)

[maps]                                                                         1922                7          37-79

Copy of a Letter from Richard Montgomery to His Wife,

Janet                                                                            1923                8          ff. p.10

John Jay [illus]                                                                        1924                9          32-36

La Fayette’s Visit in Dutchess County in September, 1824  1925                10        30-33

Dutchess County Men of the Revolutionary Period:

Melanchthon Smith (delegate to First Provincial

Congress, 1775) [map]                                               1925                10        39-48

Udny  Hay  (Bartholomew Crannell, p. 52) [photo] [illus]    1925                10        49-59

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Baron Steuben                                                                         1926                11        38-41

Captain Israel Smith                                                               1926                11        42-47

Notes on the Illustrations in This Year Book – Mrs. Jacobus

Sleight (Elsie de Riemer, pp. 28-30) [illus]               1930                15        27-30

General Jacobus Swartwout (Rombout Precinct;

voted against ratification of Federal Constitution

in Poughkeepsie) [photo]                                            1928                13        67-71

Colonel James Van Der Burgh (1729-1794)                          1930                15        36-44

Reminiscences Written by Janet Livingston, Widow of

General Richard Montgomery                                    1930                15        45-76

Dr. Peter Tappen (1748-1792)                                                1934                19        38-44

Dutchess County Men of the Revolutionary Period:

Colonel Lewis DuBois – Captain Henry DuBois       1935                20        71-85

Dutcess County Men of the Revolutionary Period:

Major Elias Van Bunschoten                                      1936                21        90-98

Henry Livingston (1714-1799) [photos]                                1938                23        39-51

Letter Written by Trintie Van Kleeck Crannell (1785)          1938                23        72-73

Major Andrew Billings [photo]                                              1940                25        30-35

Johnson of the Mohawks, A British Pro-Consul in America

(not in Dutchess County)                                            1942                27        47-50

Colonel Frederick Weissenfels                                               1942                27        74-84

James Livingston, and Some of His Descendants                  1943                28        67-76

Zephaniah Platt                                                                       1944                29        51-55

Judge Robert R. Livingston, His Sons and Sons-in-Law

(1718-1775)                                                                1945                30        54-74

Chancellor Livingston (1746-1813) (Robert R. Livingston,

eldest son of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                  1945                30        57-59

Colonel Henry Beekman Livingston (1750-1831) (second

son of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                            1945                30        59-62

John R. Livingston (1755-1851) (third son of Judge Robert

  1. Livingston) 1945                30        62-63

Edward Livingston (1764-1836) (youngest child of Judge

Robert R. Livingston)                                                 1945                30        63-64

General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775) (married

Janet, daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)         1945                30        64-67

Doctor Thomas Tillotson (1751-1832) (married Margaret,

daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                   1945                30        67-68

The Reverend Freeborn Garrettson (1752-1827) (married

Catharine, daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)  1945                30        68

Governor Morgan Lewis (1754-1844) (married Gertrude,

daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                   1945                30        68-70

Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847) (married Joanna,

daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                   1945                30        70-71

General John Armstrong (1758-1843) (married Alida,

daughter of Judge Robert R. Livingston)                   1945                30        71-74

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Colonel Henry Ludington and His Daughter Sybil

(note: Sybil Ludington’s famous ride)                       1945                30        75-82

Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben (1730-1794)  [illus]   1946                31        36-39

The House of Hendrick Kip                                                    1947                32        29-30

Elizabeth Crannell, Wife of Dr. Peter Tappen [illus]             1952                37        58-81

La Fayette’s Visit, September 16, 1824                                 1954                39        38-55

Biographical Sketch of Major General Henry Knox

(Commander, West Point)                                          1967                52        49-56

Benson J. Lossing – Patriot [photos]                                      1973                58        58-69

The Two-Shilling Doctor: A Legend and an Account Book

(Dr. Stephen Thorn, 1737-1795) [photos]                  1978                63        78-102

Sybil Ludington: Heroine of the Revolution [photos]                       1983                68      120-127

Why Mr. Beardsley Came to Dutchess County [photo]         1991                76        14-23

Dr. Cornelius Osborn Rediscovered [illus]                            1991                76        32-48

Memories:  The Life I’ve Lived (Doris Muller Wheeler)

[photos] [illus]                                                            2015                94      147-156

 

 

Bridges and Mills

Brinckerhoff Mill [photo]                                                       1916-18           3          21-22

The Old Mills of Beacon – Dutchess County                         1916-18           3          24-25

Mills in the Town of Pleasant Valley, Dutchess County,

N.Y. [photo]                                                                1916-18           3          26-28

Mills in Salt Point and Amenia (including the LeRoy Mills

and “Old Mill” at Salt Point) [photos]                       1918                4          32-39

Chelsea and Its Mill [photo] [illus] [map]                              1919                5          25-29

Paper Read at Troutbeck (Amenia)                                        1927                12        26-27

Our Old Covered Bridges [photos]                                        1932                17        66-69

The Mill-Site by the Bridge at Pleasant Valley and the

Visit There of Mrs. Clinton (1777) [photos]              1932                17        77-79

More about Old Bridges and Related Things (mills;

especially over Wappingers Creek)                            1933                18        37-40

The Covered Bridge at Wappingers Falls, 1819-1851 [illus] 1934                19        21-22

The Mill on the Sprout and the Farmers’ Landing Road       1936                21        74-77

The Mills on the Crum Elbow Creek                                      1939                24        88-90

Hibernia Mills , Town of Clinton, Dutchess County              1940                25        70-76

Titusville Road (mills)                                                                        1949                34        24-37

The Crum Elbow Creek, Its Mills and Dams [photos]           1949                34        38-68

The Ghost at Fiddler’s Bridge and Other Spooks                  1957                42        39-43

Notes on the 18th Century Home and Mill of Colonel Derick

Brinckerhoff (Fishkill area)                                        1967                52        28-34

The Schenk Mill and Store at Pleasant Valley, 1763-1770    1976-77           61/62   69-77

The Grist Mill at Pleasant Plains                                            1978                63        28

Pleasant Plains & Frost Mills Notes Added                           1978                63        29

The Cook Mills a Century Old                                               1979                64        90-91

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge – An Informal History

[photos] [illus]                                                             1985                70        65-71

Ralph Modjeski and the FDR Bridge [photos] [illus]            2009                88      135-145

Bridge of Dreams (Walkway Over the Hudson; architect

Ed Loedy) [photos] [illus]                                          2010                89      165-180

 

 

Businesses

(see also under “Bridges and Mills;” “Poughkeepsie;” “Towns”)

The Old Red Tavern (Upper Red Hook) [photo]                   1918                4          21-27

William Terry, Silversmith and Clock Maker                                    1922                7          19

Daguerreotypes and Photographs: Discovery of

Processes and Commercial Introduction in

Dutchess County                                                         1931                16        34-38

Poughkeepsie’s First Bank, a Branch of the Bank of the

Manhattan Company of New York Opened in 1809

and Closed in 1819                                                     1931                16        49-57

From Stephen Hendrickson’s Inn of 1777 to the Nelson

House of 1934 (formerly called Forbus House)         1934                19        45-60

Appendix II:  Early Dutchess County Nurseries                    1937                22        66-68

Francis Filkin’s Book:  A Key to Part of Its Contents

(Account Book of a Country Storekeeper in the

18th Century at Poughkeepsie; merchandise of

1736-1746)                                                                 1938                23        52-71

De Cantillon’s Landing                                                           1940                25        77-85

The Town of Clinton (farmers as bankers, pp. 59-60)                       1941                26        42-61

The Caire Pottery at Poughkeepsie [photo]                            1941                26        73-77

The General Store at Salt Point, 1848-1849                           1944                29        33-43

The Carrier’s Address – A New Year’s Greeting

(newspapers) [illus]                                                    1944                29        44-50

The Silversmiths of Poughkeepsie (1761) [illus]                   1945                30        23-41

The Smith Brothers – “Trade” and “Mark”                            1947                32        83-87

Mizzen Top Days (hotel)                                                        1947                32        88-91

Early Hotels of Hyde Park Village [illus]                              1948                33        87-101

A New Manufactory of Common and Yellow Ware              1954                39        55

The Whaling Industry in Poughkeepsie (1830-1845)            1956                41        22-40

The Store Account Books of Hendrick Schenk, Fishkill

Landing, Dutchess County, New York, 1763-1768   1965                50        36-49

Peter De Riemer, Goldsmith (1738-1814) [photos]               1968                53        43-47

Early American Glass                                                             1968                53        48-54

Wappinger Savings Bank 1869-1969                                     1969                54        37-38

Luckey,  Platt & Company: 100 Years of Service                 1969                54        39-42

Lane Brothers – Steam Automobiles and Hardware

[illus]                                                                           1970                55        45-54

A Creamery and the Blacksmith Shops in LaGrange             1971                56        88-90

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Charcoal (fuel for blast furnaces)                                           1972                57        56-57

Blacksmith Shop [illus]                                                          1972                57        84-85

Evolution of the Fallkill National Bank from 1910               1973                58        87-91

Saving the Elmendorph Inn (Red Hook) [photo] [illus]         1976-77           61/62   47-50

Reminiscences of Old Time Blacksmithing                           1979                64        87-89

Attempts at Mining in Pleasant Valley                                   1979                64      127-130

The New American Landscape: An Analysis of

Poughkeepsie Iron Works (Bech’s Furnace)

[photo] [illus]                                                              1982                67        70-81

Nineteenth Century Manufacturing Enterprise in Dutchess

County [illus]                                                              1983                68        55-73

Disposable Blades: Poughkeepsie Style [illus]                      1985                70        20-23

Images of IBM [photos]                                                         1989                74        15-24

Hamilton Pray, Inventor of the Horse-Drawn Ice Plow

[illus]                                                                           1990                75        15-18

The G.H. Ford Tea Company: Monument to a Woman’s

Business Skills [photos] [illus]                                   1991                76        24-31

Edvard Bech, Citizen of Poughkeepsie 1851-1873

(iron industry) [photo] [illus]                                      1991                76        49-56

Vassar Brickmaking in the State of New York                      1991                76        57-69

The Val-Kill Industries of Hyde Park [photos]                      1997-98           81        66-92

Two Hundred Years of the Full Moon Lodge                                    2005-06           85        55-57

Back from the Dead: Pleasant Valley’s Old Mill Store         2005-06           85        99-106

Whalers of the Hudson [photos] [illus]                                  2009                88        28-42

Commercial Fishing in Dutchess County [photos]                2009                88      103-134

Telling the News: An Editor’s Story

(George W. Davids, Jr.) [photos]                               2010                89        66-71

History in the Papers (Poughkeepsie Journal)

[photos] [illus]                                                            2010                89        87-117

There Was Bustle But No Hustle

(Luckey Platt department store) [photos] [illus]        2010                89        88-93

They’re Just “Boys” at Vassar (Vassar Home for Aged Men)

[photos]                                                                       2010                89      109-117

The Art of Pastry: Frank Cordaro’s La Deliziosa [photos]    2010                89      181-198

Charles Warner:  A Newly Discovered Cabinetmaker from

Poughkeepsie [photos]                                               2011                90      117-130

Who Is Dutchess County’s Second-Greatest Inventor?

(William Woodworth) [illus]                                      2011                90      131-140

The Rest of the Story (William Woodworth’s planer) [illus] 2012                91        99-100

The Patent and Its Politics:  1828-1856 (William

Woodworth’s planer) [photo] [illus]                           2012                91      101-116

Memoir of Charles F. Beck Sr., Immigrant Farmer

(1887-1962) [photos]                                                  2012                91      149-168

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

“Apples, Apples, Try Them, Buy Them”:  The Hart-

Hubbard Collection at the Dutchess County

Historical Society [photos] [illus]                              2013                92        69-78

Doris and Ralph Adams of Adams Fairacre Farms, With

Their Daughter Anabel Adams [photos]                    2013                92        81-100

Ed Fitchett of Fitchett Brothers Dairy [photos] [illus]           2013                92      101-113

Zimmer Brothers Jewelers and the Poughkeepsie Tower

Clock [photos] [illus]                                                  2014                93      135-140

McCabe & Mack LLP – Law Firm                                        2014                93      145-147

The Hermans Family of Northern Dutchess County –

Farming, Insurance, and Books (Oblong Books)

[photos]                                                                       2014                93      155-157

The History of Rhinebeck Bank [photos]                               2014                93      163-165

 

 

Cemeteries and Burial Grounds

Brinckerhoff and DuBois Gravestone                                    1914-15           1          15-16

The Burial Ground – Fishkill                                                  1916-18           3          19

Quaker Burial Ground, Quaker Hill; Wing Burial Ground;

Pawling Cemetery                                                       1921                6      13-15, 18

Nine Partners Burial Ground                                                  1922                7          17

A Forgotten Church (Lutheran Church, Beekman)                1924                9          48-50

Dedication of Monument, Chambly, P.Q.

(Province of Quebec)                                                  1925                10        18-22

Dedication of the Memorial Gates, Rhinebeck, N.Y.            1926                11        18-20

Monument to Chief Daniel Nimham                                      1938                23        24-25

Fishkill and Some of Its Historic Spots

(Rombout Cemetery Association)                              1947                32        28

Trinity Church, Fishkill (graveyard)                                      1947                32        32

The Cemetery at Pink’s Corners                                            1955                40        28

Trinity Church, Fishkill [photo]                                             1967                52        35-43

Frear Family Burial Ground   [photo]                                    1978                63        49-65

Gravestone of Dr. Stephen Thorn [photo]                              1978                63        84

The Flagler Cemetery at Green Haven [photos]                    1979                64        64-71

Old Gravestones of the Town of Beekman [photo]                1980                65        29-33

Archaeology as Historic Preservation: An Example from

Dutchess County (Lawson burial ground) [maps]      1982                67        91-100

Local Burial Places of Prominent Dutchess County

Residents [photos] [illus]                                            1983                68      101-119

Local Burial Places of Prominent Dutchess County

Residents [photos]                                                      1984                69        98-114

 

 

 

 

Civil Administration

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Meeting of the Dutchess County Historical Society Held at

the Nelson House (discussion of the Dutchess

County seal)                                                                1919                5          11-15

Marriages at Pawling 1785-1801                                           1926                11        35-37

The Organization of a Court of Common Pleas in

Dutchess County                                                         1927                12        30-32

Assessment Roll for Dutchess County, September 27, 1714 1927                12        39-40

Travelled Documents Presented to the Dutchess County

Historical Society by the President of the United

States (1760 and 1766; Dutchess County documents,

Justices of the Peace, Sheriffs, Constables, etc.)        1935                20        86-87

The Court House of Dutchess County – First, Second,

Third, and Fourth Buildings, 1717-1810

(from contemporary records) [photo]                         1938                23        74-98

The Beginnings of Civil Administration in Dutchess County

(Justices of the Peace, Board of Supervisors, etc.)     1939                24        58-68

The Courthouse of Dutchess County, 1809-1901 [photos]    1939                24        69-74

The One-Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the

Establishment of the Supreme Court of the

United States                                                               1940                25        25

The Beginnings of Civil Administration in Dutchess County,

cont’d                                                                          1940                25        41-42

A Message from the State Historian                                       1944                29        18-19

Peter A. Schryver, Justice of the Peace, and His Records

(1800s)                                                                        1946                31        90-97

Punishment in Other Days                                                      1957                42        30-38

Speed Laws and the Sanitary Code in 1866

(includes table of assessor valuations, 1855-1865)    1958                43        44-48

A Copy of an Affidavit of the Actions and Behaviour of

Thomas Vorce since the Year AD 1758 June            1971                56        94-96

Dutchess County Deeds Filed in Kingston                             1972                57      100-104

Records of Marriages 1763-1797                                           1990                75        19-27

Early Social Welfare in Dutchess County Including the

Poorhouse System                                                      1994                79        4-14

The Fugitive Slave Law of 1850                                            1994                79        15-21

The Birth of a County:  Establishing a Government in

Dutchess, 1713-1721 [photo] [map]                           2013                92        5-16

Of Sufficient Number:  The First 447 to Be Counted

(first census, 1714) [photos] [illus] [map]                  2013                92        17-29

Law, Politics, and an Ordinary Farmer of Dutchess County  2013                92      115-117

Albert M. Rosenblatt:  A Life in Law and Public Service

[photos]                                                                       2013                92        31-50

 

 

Civil War

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

A Draft-Wheel of the Civil War [illus]                                  1936                21        73

Surplus Property                                                                     1945                30        74

The Sanitary Fair (1864 – for the benefit of wounded

soldiers)                                                                      1947                32        96-104

A War-Time Raffle in the Town of Stanford                         1954                39        56-60

The 150th Dutchess County Regiment in the Civil War

[maps]                                                                         1980                65        83-96

Dutchess County’s Role in the Civil War: Enrollments,

Enlistments, Bounties, and the Draft [photo]             1981                66        64-75

Dutchess Countians Go to War: The 150th New York

State Volunteer Infantry Regiment, August 1862-

May 1863 [photos]                                                     1981                66      146-171

The Civil War Comes to Dutchess County [photo] [illus]     1982                67      110-119

Marching with Sherman: Dutchess County’s 150th

Regiment (first person account of Chaplain Edward

  1. Bartlett) [photos] [illus] 2010 89        1-17

Robert Newlin Verplanck:  Civil War Hero in Changing

Times (education, pp. 120-123; black soldiers,

  1. 123) [photos] [illus] 2012 91      117-133

The Civil War Collections of the Dutchess County

Historical Society [photo] [illus]                                2013                92      119-123

How Poughkeepsie Contributed to the Enlistment of Blacks

in the Union Army                                                      2014                93        35-41

After the Battle of Gettysburg:  The Death of Dutchess

County Soldier, Albert Reed [photos]                                    2015                94        3-10

The New York Constitutional Ratification Convention of

1788, Slavery, and the Coming of the Civil War       2015                94        11-24

“From your son…,” The Civil War Letters of Pvt. Evert

Traver, Company C, 128th Reg’t, N.Y.S.V.I. [photo]

[illus]                                                                           2015                94        51-73

Oration of Gettysburg (1889) [photos] [illus]            2015                94        75-87

Living History:  History taken out of the Book and in to the

World (Civil War reenactments) [photos]                  2015                94        89-101

The Second Surrender:  Sherman’s 1865 Campaign in the

Carolinas and the End of the Civil War [photos]

[illus]                                                                           2015                94      103-118

Maintaining the Link:  The Letters of Platt C. Curtiss,

150th Regiment, New York Volunteers, “The

Dutchess Regiment”                                                    2016                95        3-7

The Case and Times of Dred Scott [illus]                              2016                95        9-26

A Tale of Two Sisters (Civil War, pp. 47-55)                                    2016                95        27-61

Colonel John H. Ketcham:  The Cincinnatus of Dutchess

County [photo]                                                            2016                95        63-72

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Weapons Used by the Rank and File of the 150th NY

Volunteer Infantry [photos]                                        2016                95        73-78

Songs of the 128th [photos]                                                    2016                95        79-90

The Union Troops Get Milk – from Wassaic, NY [photos]

[illus]                                                                           2016                95        91-100

Dutchess County, New York and Beaufort County, North

Carolina during the Civil War [charts]                       2016                95      101-106

Hope:  The Inaugural Train Ride of Abraham Lincoln and

the Hudson River Valley [photos] [illus]                   2016                95      107-121

Lincoln and the Magnolia Tree [photo]                                 2016                95      123-124

Grief:  The Funeral Train of Abraham Lincoln and the

Hudson Valley [photos] [illus]                                   2016                95      125-140

 

 

Country Seats, Homesteads, and Other Houses

Brick House Farm (Newcomb Family, Pleasant Valley)

[photos – ff. p.18, p.20]                                              1914-15           1          18-21

The Jan Pier Mansion (Rhinebeck) [photo]                           1915-16           2          27

Mt. Gulian (Verplanck House) [photo]                                  1916-18           3          10-11

Teller House (Beacon) [photo]                                               1916-18           3          11

Kip House (Fishkill) [photo]                                                  1916-18           3          11-12

Wharton House (Van Wyck House) [photo]                          1916-18           3          17-18

Brinckerhoff House (Fishkill) [photo]                                    1916-18           3          21-22

Beekman-Kip-Heermance House, Rhinebeck (other owners:

Van Cortlandt, Livingston, Suckley) [photo]             1918                4          8-11

Talk on Livingston Homes from Clermont to Linwood

(including Montgomery Place, Rokeby, and

Wildercliffe) [photo of Rokeby]                                 1918                4          15-21

Martin Homestead (Red Hook) [photo]                                 1918                4          26-27

Maple Hill (Upper Red Hook) [photo on p. 22]                     1918                4          27

The LeRoy Mills [photos]                                                      1918                4          32-33

The “Old Mill” at Salt Point [illus]                                        1918                4          33-36

Remarks of Isaac S. Wheaton at Lithgow                              1922                7          22-24

DCHS 5th Annual Pilgrimage (in Putnam County)

(Hustis House, p. 5; Robinson House, p. 8) [photos] 1923                8          5-8

An Old Colonial House on the Hudson [photo]                     1923                8          19-20

Old Brown Homestead in “The Orchard” (Brown,

Hoffman, and Crispell families) [photo]                    1924                9          54-57

Udny Hay (owner of Clinton House) [photo] [illus]              1925                10        49-59

Clinton Point, Town of Poughkeepsie

(home of George Clinton) [photos ff. p.36]

[illus]                                                                           1926                11        31-34

Photos of the Ruins of Clinton-Tallmadge House at

Clinton Point, Town of Poughkeepsie                        1926                11        36

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Glebe House at Poughkeepsie (Col. Udny Hay, p. 37)

[photo]                                                                        1927                12        36-38

Reminiscences of the Lewis Estate at Staatsburgh [photo]    1928                13        33-35

Saving the Glebe House                                                         1928                13        40-41

The Story of Grasmere                                                           1929                14        24-25

Montgomery Place [photos]                                                   1929                14        26-31

An Old Parsonage (Reformed Dutch Church, Hopewell)

[photo]                                                                         1929                14        32-34

An Inscription on a Dutchess County Window [photo]         1929                14        35-36

The Story of Blithewood (in Red Hook)                                1930                15        19-23

The Story of The Grove (in Rhinebeck)                                 1930                15        24-26

Notes on the Illustrations in This Year Book (Emigh home

and Ham home) [photos, pp. 38 & 40]                       1930                15        28-29

The Story of Locust Grove [photo] [map]                              1932                17        21-32

The Stories of Linwood, Wildercliff, and Ellerslie

[photos] [illus]                                                            1932                17        33-55

Country-Seats on Hudson’s River in Dutchess County

(80 listings from 1724-1925)                                      1935                20        60-70

House of David Van Ness                                                      1936                21        18-20

Callendar House                                                                     1936                21        21-24

DeVeaux Park / Almont / Ward Manor                                 1936                21        24-27

The Story of The Hermitage (Livingston’s home, Columbia

County)                                                                       1939                24        30-39

The Story of Teviotdale (Livingston)                                                 1939                24        40-46

The Homestead of the Bronck Family in Greene County,

New York                                                                   1940                25        18-24

The Ten Broeck Bouwerie                                                      1941                26        19-22

The Hill (Livingston mansion in Columbia County)             1941                26        23-41

Glenburn                                                                                 1946                31        29-30

The House of Hendrick Kip                                                    1947                32        29-30

The “White House on the Corner” (Quaker Hill)                   1947                32        92-95

“Fowler’s Folly,” and Its Builder (The Octagon House)       1948                33        50-82

[illus]

John Russell Comstock, and His Octagon                              1948                33        83-86

The Old Asher House                                                             1950                35        70-71

The Story of Rokeby                                                              1951                36        26-27

The Glebe House and the People Who Lived There              1953                38        58-73

A Visit to Blithewood (Red Hook home of

Gen. John Armstrong)                                                 1955                40        38-42

Bard College and Schuyler House                                         1962                47        25-31

Schuyler House                                                                      1966                51        46

House of Robert Sands                                                           1966                51        46-47

Wildercliff                                                                               1966                51        47

Maizefield (Red Hook)                                                           1966                51        47-48

Callendar House                                                                     1966                51        48

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Montgomery Place                                                                  1966                51        49

Notes on the 18th Century Home and Mill of Colonel Derick

Brinckerhoff (Fishkill area)                                        1967                52        28-34

Our Salt Box (Underhill family, Millbrook)                          1967                52        79-90

Thorndale, a Place of Beauty (Millbrook)                              1968                53        35-42

Reminiscences of Cunnett House on Hackett Hill and the

Hackett Family, 1868-1969 [photo]                           1969                54        55-61

Progress Noted on Project to Restore Historic Mt. Gulian

[photos]                                                                       1972                57        32-33

Gulian Verplanck House – Beacon, N.Y. [photos]                1972                57        34-39

The Story of Lithgow                                                             1973                58        82-86

Century Farms in Dutchess County as of 1972 [photos]        1973                58        92-124

A Feeling for the Land (Martin / Thorne / Jacoby House

in Milan)                                                                     1974                59        39-40

Excavation of the Van Wyck Homestead: A Preliminary

Report                                                                         1974                59        84-85

Rhinebeck Area Historic Survey (Livingston family

properties; 16 mile historic district, Rhinebeck

to Red Hook)                                                              1974                59      100-106

Red Hook’s Maizefield in Historic Register [photo]             1975                60        98-100

Knickerbacker-Kilmer Homestead                                         1975                60      116-117

Forrestal Home (Pleasant Valley) [photo]                              1976-77           61/62   60-62

Woodlawns – 1787-1975 (Hyde Park; owned by FDR)

[photos] [illus]                                                            1976-77           61/62   63-68

Sixteen-Mile Riverfront Historic District                               1979                64        38-43

The Astor Home: Looking Back                                            1980                65      113-117

The Johannes Jacob Melius House at Mt. Ross [photo]         1980                65      118-122

Clinton House (with its Victorian renovation) [photo]          1981                66        208

The Van Wyck/Jay House: Its History and a Structural

Analysis [photos] [illus]                                             1985                70        24-33

The Theodorus Van Wyck Site: A Ceramic Analysis            [illus]

[map]                                                                           1985                70        34-43

The Fire at the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Its

Aftermath [photos]                                                     1986                71        20-34

Andrew Jackson Downing and Picturesque Tourism at

Matthew Vassar’s “Springside” [illus] [map] 1990                75        5-14

St. Margaret’s Home, Red Hook, New York                         1993                78        37-45

Silver Ribbon Historic House Tour: A History of Five

Homes and Their Neighborhoods [photos]                1994                79        37-68

A Tour of Sites in the Rombout Patent [illus]                                    1994                79        69-76

How the DAR Ladies “Saved” the Clinton House –

Twice!                                                                         1999-2000       82        35-39

Two Hundred Years of the Full Moon Lodge                                    2005-06           85        55-57

The Palatine Farmstead at Rhinebeck [photo] [maps]           2005-06           85        67-84

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Getting to “The Point” – Design No.26:  The L.M. Hoyt

House at Staatsburg [photos] [illus]                           2009                88        43-52

The Legacy of Maple Grove (Kinkead family) [photos]       2010                89        26-39

John Burroughs – Neighbor (Slabsides) [photos]                  2010                89        72-79

Innisfree Garden and the Astonishing Connection between

Two Twentieth-Century American Lumber Heirs

and an Eighth-Century Chinese Painter-Poet

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        3-24

Blithewood:  A Biography [photos] [illus] [map]                  2011                90        43-64

Edgewater                                                                               2011                90        55

Hyde Park (the Vanderbilt estate)                                           2011                90        55-57

Lincoln and the Magnolia Tree (Matthew Vassar

Homestead) [photo]                                                    2016                95      123-124

 

 

Cultural Life

Books and Reading in Dutchess County in Early Days with

a Short Account of the City Library of Poughkeepsie           1937                22      107-115

A Group of Important Portraits [photos ff. pp. 26, 28, 30,

32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46]                                     1939                24        24-29

Murals in the Post Offices at Rhinebeck and Hyde Park,

Dutchess County                                                         1942                27        24-28

Early American Painting                                                         1942                27      105-109

The Folklorist Looks at the Historians                                   1943                28        30-33

Books (of local interest)                                                          1951                36        83-84

“Life’s Race Well Run” (poem by Dr. Parker)                      1964                49        43-52

Adriance Memorial Library – 125 Years of Service to the

Community                                                                 1966                51        63-67

Euterpe: A Musical History of the Mid-Hudson                    1969                54        43-49

The New American Landscape: An Analysis of

Poughkeepsie Iron Works (Bech’s Furnace)

[photo] [illus]                                                              1982                67        70-81

The Bardavon 1869 Opera House, 1869-1979 [photos]

[illus]                                                                           1982                67      120-139

Poughkeepsie’s Musical Heritage (1683-1865) [photo]

[illus]                                                                           1983                68      128-152

Mr. Platt Goes to the Collingwood Opera House [photos]

[illus]                                                                           1993                78        46-79

The Sampler and the American Schoolgirl, 18th and 19th

Century                                                                       1994                79        22-36

Changes in Dutchess County’s Art Scene                              1995-96           80        34-39

Jerome Deyo’s Poughkeepsie                                                 1995-96           80        40-42

“I began to paint what lay before me.” – Jerome Deyo

on His Paintings [photo] [illus]                                  1995-96           80        43-47

Do-It-Yourself “ArtTours” of Dutchess County [maps]        1995-96           80        48-74

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Sampler and the American Schoolgirl: The Ann

Beadle Map Sampler                                                   1997-98           81        33-40

Eleanor Roosevelt, Val-Kill, and the American Crafts

Movement [photos]                                                    1997-98           81        56-65

Webatuck Crafts Village – Building a Craft-Driven

Community [photo]                                                    1997-98           81        94-101

Sitting Pretty (Windsor chairs made by a local craftsman)    1997-98           81      102-106

First Dutchess Quilters – Carrying On an American

Tradition                                                                      1997-98           81      107-112

Do-It-Yourself Craft Tour of Dutchess County [maps]         1997-98           81      113-129

Designing Women: Embroidery in Dutchess County [illus]  1999-2000       82        89-92

A History of The Juliet Theater [photo]                                 2005-06           85        1-12

Paramount Memories  (the Bardavon)                                    2005-06           85        13-17

History of Dress at Vassar College [photos]                          2005-06           85        59-66

Poetry in Dutchess County [photos] [illus] [map]                  2008                87        1-203

Portrait of an Artist and a River [photo] [illus]                      2009                88        1-7

The Hudson River and Matthew Vassar: Creating a

College Art Collection [photos] [illus]                       2009                88        8-27

Billy Name and the Warhol Era [photos]                               2010                89      134-164

The Strange Case of Isaac Mitchell (Poughkeepsie

journalist and author) [illus]                                       2011                90      111-116

Isaac Mitchell’s Three Novellas:  A Sampler                         2011                90      195-197

Albert and Eliza—A Tale                                           2011                90      198-202

Melville and Phalez—A Tale                                     2011                90      203-211

Alonzo and Melissa—A Tale                                     2011                90      212-218

 

 

DCHS Membership Lists

Members of Dutchess County Historical Society                   1914                1          28-33

Members of DCHS – September, 1916                                  1915-16           2          45-51

Members of DCHS                                                                 1916-18           3          32-37

Members of DCHS                                                                 1918                4          46-51

Members of DCHS                                                                 1919                5          49-55

Members of DCHS                                                                 1921                6          62-68

Obituary (dates of death of DCHS members)                         1921                6          69

Members of DCHS                                                                 1922                7          80-87

Members of DCHS                                                                 1923                8          36-45

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1924                9          58-71

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1925                10        60-74

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1926                11        56-71

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1927                12        93-110

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1928                13        72-89

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1929                14        61-80

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1930                15        77-96

Membership List, DCHS                                                        1931                16        70-90

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Membership List                                                                     1937                22      116-120

Membership List                                                                     1945                30        91-94

Membership List – 1951                                                         1951                36        88-91

Membership List – 1957                                                         1957                42        44-48

Membership List – 1963                                                         1963                48        59-61

DCHS Membership – December 30, 1967                             1967                52       1-10, ff.

p.100

DCHS Membership List – December 31, 1970                     1970                55        99-103

DCHS Membership List – December 31, 1971                     1971                56      117-122

DCHS Membership – 1979                                                    1979                64      157-165

Deceased Members – 1979                                                     1979                64        166

DCHS  Membership – September 1980                                 1980                65      149-154

Deceased Members – 1980                                                     1980                65        154

DCHS Membership – October, 1981                                     1981                66      229-234

DCHS Membership – September 1982                                  1982                67      193-198

DCHS Membership – September 1983                                  1983                68      200-211

DCHS Membership – September 1984                                  1984                69      201-207

 

 

Education

The DeGarmo Institute (Rhinebeck Academy)                      1918                4          30-31

Akin Free Library, Quaker Hill                                              1921                6          11-12

Nine Partners Boarding School                                              1922                7          17-19

Oakwood Seminary                                                                1922                7          19

The Rev. Dr. Westbrook’s School at Fishkill (1825-1830)   1925                10        34-38

Hopewell School in 1760                                                       1926                11        26-27

School at Brinckerhoff (1780)                                                            1928                13        52

Nine Partners Patent, Nine Partners Meeting and Nine

Partners School (1796-1863, Town of Washington)

[illus]                                                                           1935                20        25-40

College Hill – An Account of Poughkeepsie Collegiate

School with Notes on College Hill Park [illus]          1937                22      100-106

Twelve Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie

(Poughkeepsie Female Academy and others) [photo]1950                35        45-63

The Poughkeepsie Collegiate School, 1848-49

(diary of a student)                                                      1951                36        28-57

Died of a Broken Heart – James D. Sketchley

(teacher, Dutchess Academy)                                     1954                39        61-67

John Bard, Willie Bard and the Founding of St. Stephen’s

College                                                                        1955                40        43-52

Matthew Vassar, Founder                                                       1961                46        29-47

Bard College and Schuyler House                                         1962                47        25-31

America Learned to Write (Platt Rogers Spencer)                 1962                47        54-61

Matthew Vassar’s Plan                                                           1963                48        55-58

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Education: A Moral Duty; The Views of Benson J. Lossing

on Education as revealed in “The Poughkeepsie

Casket”                                                                        1966                51        50-57

Amenia Female Academy (1865)                                          1969                54        68-69

The Old Ladies Home – 100 Years of Service (previously

Dutchess County Academy)                                       1971                56      100-101

Town of LaGrange [map]                                                       1972                57        71-78

One-Room School … Set for Historic Hyde Park [photo]     1972                57        86-87

Jacob Willetts’ Early Nineteenth Century Textbooks                        1976-77           61/62   51-57

Our Almost Forgotten Hero – Harvey G. Eastman,

Founder of Eastman Business College                       1978                63        66-77

Separate Black Education in Dutchess County: Black

Elementary Schools and a Proposed Black College

[illus]                                                                           1980                65        4-20

Rev. Dr. Westbrook’s School at Fishkill Revisited [photo]   1980                65        44-50

Union Corners School, District #3 [photos]                           1981                66        91-93

The Civil War Comes to Dutchess County (Rev. Pennington,

African-American principal) [photo] [illus]               1982                67      110-119

Notes and Quotes:  History of the Poughkeepsie City

School District                                                            1985                70        72-80

Notes and Quotes:  A History of the Curriculum in the

Poughkeepsie City School District, 1843-1929         1985                70        80-94

Main Building, Vassar College: A National Historic

Landmark [illus]                                                         1986                71        35-38

A Lasting Ideal in a Changing World: A History of Marist

College [photos]                                                         1989                74        42-65

Stanford Union Free School District No. 2, 1922-1957         1990                75        40-54

Matthew Vassar 1792-1868: More Than a Brewer                1991                76        5-13

The Sampler and the American Schoolgirl, 18th and 19th

Century                                                                       1994                79        22-36

“Feeding Young Ladies’ Minds from Living Springs” –

Maria Mitchell and Vassar College [photo]               1999-2000       82        29-34

Once Upon a Time, the Little Red School House [photo]     1999-2000       82        66-82

Dutchess Community College: The 50th Anniversary

[photos] [illus]                                                            2007-08           86        1-135

Miss Lyman of Vassar College [photos]                                2010                89        18-25

“The Poughkeepsie Plan” and Its Impact on American

Catholic Parochial Education [photo] [illus]              2012                91        51-65

Robert Newlin Verplanck:  Civil War Hero in Changing

Times (education, pp. 120-123; black soldiers,

  1. 123) [photos] [illus] 2012 91      117-133

100 Years Ago:  A Transformative Year (Vassar College)

[photos]                                                                       2014                93      168-172

 

 

Ethnic Groups

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Address by the Hon. Frank Hasbrouck          (New Paltz      1924                9          17-22

Address by Dr. Margaret K. Smith                     and the         1924                9          22-26

Address by the Hon. Frank Hasbrouck          Huguenots)     1924                9          26-27

Our Palatine Ancestors                                                           1936                21        29-37

Again the Palatines                                                                 1937                22        87-93

Palatines in Dutchess County                                                 1937                22        94-99

The Netherlands, Background of New Netherland                 1958                43        23-34

The Rivals for Dutchess (various land grabs through the

years by the Quakers, Palatines, etc.)                         1964                49        27-35

Die Pfaltz: A History of the Early Settlers in the Wallkill

Valley (the Huguenots)                                              1970                55        32-42

The Germanic Origin of the Flagler Family of Dutchess

County [photo]                                                           1972                57      128-135

The Palatines                                                                           1973                58        35-39

The Voyage (Palatines – 1710)                                             1973                58        40-49

The Seed Is Planted in American Soil (Palatines; Flagler

family) [photo]                                                            1974                59        30-38

Beekman’s Irish Connection [photos] [illus]                          1981                66        36-43

Dutchess County Palatine Research in Germany [map]         1981                66      140-145

The Famine Irish Arrive in Poughkeepsie – 1850                  1984                69      171-183

The Dutch in Colonial Dutchess: Declining Numbers –

Continuing Influence                                                  1985                70        5-19

 

 

Ethnic Groups – Blacks

Remarks of Isaac S. Wheaton at Lithgow (slave – p. 23)      1922                7          22-24

Amenia One Hundred Years Ago (Simon LeGrande,

slave – p. 31)                                                              1922                7          24-32

Old Brown Homestead in “The Orchard” (Joe Legg,

slave – p. 55) [photo]                                                  1924                9          54-57

The Growth of Dutchess County in the Eighteenth Century

(racial population statistics)                                        1926                11        27-29

Captain Israel Smith (his will names Negroes, p. 46)            1926                11        42-47

Madam Brett’s Discarded Will (Negroes, p. 33)

[illus]                                                                           1927                12        32-33

Colonel James Van Der Burgh (slaves, pp. 41-43)                1930                15        36-44

John A. Bolding, Fugitive Slave                                             1935                20        51-55

A Dutchess County Gardener’s Diary, 1829-1866                1937                22        63-66

Francis Filkin’s Book:  A Key to Part of Its Contents

(Account Book of a Country Storekeeper in the

18th Century at Poughkeepsie; slaves, p. 54,

  1. 59-60) 1938                23        52-71

Slaves (a list of slaves in the Hyde Park Patent)                    1939                24        87-88

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Town of Clinton (slaves, pp. 50-52)                               1941                26        42-61

The Negro in Dutchess County in the Eighteenth Century

(statistics, 1714-1790)                                                1941                26        89-100

An Account of the Eastern and Southeastern Portions of the

Town of Hyde             Park (colored, p. 30)                           1942                27        29-46

The Anti-Slavery Movement in Dutchess County, 1835-18501943              28        57-66

The General Store at Salt Point, 1848-1849 (George Hams,

“colord man” – p. 43)                                                 1944                29        33-43

The Public Career of James Tallmadge (Congressman from

Poughkeepsie in 1818-19 who played a role in

the abolition of slavery)

Part I                                                                           1960                45        39-80

Part II                                                                          1961                46        52-93

Dutchess County Quakers and Slavery, 1750-1830               1970                55        55-60

The Old Plantation                                                                  1979                64        92-93

Uncle Tom                                                                              1979                64        94-95

Separate Black Education in Dutchess County: Black

Elementary Schools and a Proposed Black College

(illus)                                                                           1980                65        4-20

Ante-Bellum Dutchess County’s Struggle Against Slavery

[photo] [illus]                                                              1980                65        34-43

The Federal Census – A Research Inventory (slaves in

Clinton, Hyde Park, Pleasant Valley) [photos][map] 1981                66      126-139

The Civil War Comes to Dutchess County (Rev. Pennington,

African-American principal) [photo] [illus]               1982                67      110-119

The Fading Veneer of Equality: The Afro-American

Experience in Poughkeepsie Between 1840 and

1860                                                                            1983                68        83-100

The 1714 Dutchess County Census: Measure of Household

Size (slaves, pp. 173-174) [map]                                1983                68      160-178

Slaveholding on Livingston Manor and Clermont,

1686-1800 [illus]                                                        1984                69        46-69

Alfred Ackert and the Dutchess County Society of New York

(slavery abolished, p. 123)                                         1984                69      115-130

Invisible People, Untold Stories: A Historical Overview of

the Black Community in Poughkeepsie [photos]       1987                72        76-104

The Fugitive Slave Law of 1850                                            1994                79        15-21

Wise Voices, Plain Speaking: Twentieth Century Griots

(oral histories) [photos]                                              2010                89      118-133

Samuel Morse’s Philosophy of Christian Slavery [illus]       2011                90      171-189

A Poughkeepsie Lawyer Challenges Samuel Morse on

Slavery                                                                                    2011                90      219-225

Robert Newlin Verplanck:  Civil War Hero in Changing

Times (education, pp. 120-123; black soldiers,

  1. 123) [photos] [illus] 2012 91      117-133

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

How Poughkeepsie Contributed to the Enlistment of Blacks

in the Union Army                                                      2014                93        35-41

John A. Bolding, Fugitive Slave [photo]                                2015                94        43-47

John A. Bolding:  The Rest of His Story [photo]                   2015                94        49-50

The Case and Times of Dred Scott [illus]                              2016                95        9-26

Dutchess County, New York and Beaufort County, North

Carolina during the Civil War [charts]                       2016                95      101-106

 

 

Ethnic Groups – Indians

Curious Subterranean Discovery (excerpt from an article

printed in 1787)                                                          1925                10        28-30

The Indians; the Hoffmans; Tivoli; and Callendar House     1936                21        21-24

Monument to Chief Daniel Nimham (last Sachem of the

Wappingers Indians)                                                   1938                23        24-25

Johnson of the Mohawks:  A British Pro-Consul in America

(not in Dutchess County)                                            1942                27        47-50

The Indians of Dutchess County and Vicinity                                    1946                31        40-52

The Moravian Mission to the Indians at Shekomeko             1952                37        35-41

The Discovery of the Birthplace of the American Cowboy

(Stormville)                                                                 1955                40        23-27

Munsee and Mahican: Indians of Dutchess County [illus]     1983                68        40-54

Sepascots: Native Americans Near Rhinebeck’s Hudson

Shore [photo] [illus] [map]                                         2009                88        53-68

 

 

Health

Dr. Osborn – His Book (Cornelius)                                        1918                4          39-45

The Story of Hyde Park, Its Connection with the Medical

Profession and the Science of Horticulture [photo]   1928                13        26-29

The Medical Profession in Dutchess County                         1928                13        29-31

St. Barnabas’ Hospital                                                            1940                25        86-87

Something about Trained Nursing                                         1940                25        88-94

Physicians and Medicine in Dutchess County in the

Eighteenth Century                                                     1941                26        78-88

The First Trained Nurses in the United States Army             1943                28        98-102

“My Kind Physician” – Dr. Gilbert Titus Pearsall                 1944                29        25-32

“Fowler’s Folly,” and Its Builder (phrenology) [illus]           1948                33        50-82

Speed Laws and the Sanitary Code in 1866

(includes table of assessor valuations, 1855-1865)    1958                43        44-48

Cure for the Dropsys                                                              1962                47        53

“Life’s Race Well Run” (Dr. Edward H. Parker)                   1964                49        43-52

Shadrach Ricketson, Quaker Physician                                  1972                57      119-121

Oblong Friends and Dr. Fallon’s Hospital                              1975                60        79-83

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Two-Shilling Doctor: A Legend and an Account Book

(Dr. Stephen Thorn, 1737-1795) [photos]                  1978                63        78-102

Dr. J. Wilson Poucher: Medical Pioneer [photos] [illus]       2010                89        54-65

Prowlers, Deliriums, the Pest House Held No Fears

(Vassar Brothers Hospital) [photos] [illus]                2010                89        94-102

James A. Hughes Recalls Early Vassar Hospital [photos]     2010                89      103-108

Saint Francis Hospital at 100 [photos] [illus]             2013                92        53-68

 

 

Hudson River

Vessels at Fishkill during the Revolution                               1925                10        25-28

Events on Hudson’s River in 1777 as Recorded by British

Officers in Contemporary Reports

Part I                                                                           1935                20        88-105

Part II                                                                          1936                21      105-120

Part III – October, 1777                                              1938                23        34-38

The “Congress” and the “Montgomery”: Continental

Frigates Built at Poughkeepsie in 1776                      1936                21        99-104

De Cantillon’s Landing                                                           1940                25        77-85

Ice Yachting on the Hudson River – The Poughkeepsie Ice

Boat Association

Part I   [photo]                                                 1951                36        58-80

Part II                                                                          1952                37        42-57

Mary Powell: “Queen of the Hudson”                                   1953                38        36-57

The Whaling Industry in Poughkeepsie (1830-1845)            1956                41        22-40

Our Creative River (the Hudson as a source of inspiration

and influence)                                                              1959                44        54-62

A View of Tidewater Dutchess                                              1965                50        21-25

As I Remember (early 20th century Poughkeepsie riverfront

and downtown) [photos]                                             1967                52        57-70

Old Ways Rediscovered [illus]                                               1968                53        65-68

Romance of the Hudson River Sloops                                               1968                53        69-72

The Chains Which Fortified the Hudson River Highlands

during the Revolution [illus] [map]                            1975                60        84-97

Antique Print Association Issues Bicentennial Book

(“The Hudson – Scenes Remembered”) [illus]          1975                60      118-119

A Brief Account of Cruger’s Island, Magdalen Island, the

North Bay, and Adjoining Uplands [photos] [maps]  1979                64        72-86

The Big Parade (the Hudson/Fulton celebration, 1909)

[photos]                                                                       1979                64        96-111

Two Centuries of Ice Yachting on the Hudson [photos]        2001-02           83        76-83

The Regatta: As I Remember [photos] [illus]                        2001-02           83        91-97

Whalers of the Hudson [photos] [illus]                                  2009                88        28-42

Last Days of the Newburgh-Beacon Ferry [photos]              2009                88        69-75

The Hudson River in Maps [illus] [maps]                              2009                88        86-102

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Commercial Fishing in Dutchess County [photos]                2009                88      103-134

Ice Yachting: Describing the Ride of a Lifetime [photos]     2010                89        40-53

Bridge of Dreams (Walkway Over the Hudson) [photos]

[illus]                                                                           2010                89      165-180

 

 

Land Patents and Early Settlements

Map of Dutchess County from the “Chorographical Map

of the Province of New York in North America” –

January 1st, 1779                                                        1914-15           1  inside cover

Early Divisions of Dutchess County                                      1914-15           1          21-24

Pawling Patent, Alias Staatsburg, and Some of Its Early

Families (Pawling, Staats, DeWitt, Ames, Russell,

Mulford, Uhl, Hughes, Bergh, Lewis, Levingston,

Cookinham, Forman, Smith) [photo]                         1915-16           2          28-44

Map of Great Nine Partners Patent – June 5, 1703                1916-18           3  inside cover

Mt. Gulian (Verplanck House) [photo]                                  1916-18           3          10-11

Talk on Rhinebeck (2nd Annual Pilgrimage)                         1918                4          12-21

Original Dutchess County Settlements                                   1919                5          21-24

Portion of a Map from the Field Book (1770) of Wm.

Cockburn (City of Poughkeepsie)                              1922                7         ff. p. 38

Map of the Town of Poughkeepsie, 1790                               1922                7          ff. p.48

A Map of the Great or Lower Nine-Partners, 1820; Taken

from a Map of 1734                                                    1923                8         ff. p. 28

Deed of the Great Nine Partners (1697) [map]                      1923                8          29-32

Unidentified Map of 1792 (Rhinebeck)                                  1923                8          ff. p.34

Copy of Records of the Clerk of Dutchess County, 1718

(p. 1 refers to property of the Reformed Church,

Poughkeepsie; p. 2 refers to the former mill at

Vassar College)                                                           1924                9          ff. p.6

Copy of Records of the Clerk of Dutchess County, 1747

(donation of Jacobus Van Den Bogart for site of

the Courthouse)                                                          1924                9          ff. p.10

Map of the Commons of Poughkeepsie, 1787                                   1924                9          ff. p.14

Partition of Rombout Patent, 1765                                         1924                9          ff. p.28

Map of the Town of Beekman, 1798                                      1924                9          ff. p.50

Sections of the Map of the Roads from Fishkill to Danbury 1925                10        ff. p.10

1778-1780                                                                                                       ff. p.16

Map of Post Road at Hyde Park 1778-1780                           1925                10        ff. p.22

Map of Post Road at Poughkeepsie 1778-1780                     1925                10        ff. p.28

Map of the Town of Fishkill, 1798                                         1925                10        ff. p.34

Map of the Mouth of the Wappingers Creek and Lands

Adjacent in 1800                                                        1925                10        ff. p.40

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Town Maps – Endorsement and Key                                      1926                11        21-23

The Growth of Dutchess County in the Eighteenth Century

(race statistics)                                                            1926                11        27-29

Map of the Town of Clinton Made in 1797                            1926                11        ff. p.40

Map of the Town of Stanford Made in 1797                          1926                11        ff. p.44

Map of the Town of Rhinebeck Made in 1797 and 1798       1926                11        ff. p.46

Map of the Town of Washington Made in 1797                    1926                11        ff. p.48

Map of the Town of Amenia Made in 1797                           1926                11        ff. p.52

Paper Read at Smithfield Church (Smithfield – “the City”)  1927                12        20-22

Paper Read at Troutbeck (Amenia)                                        1927                12        26-27

An Eighteenth Century Lease [illus]                                      1927                12        33-35

Marked Stones, Ulster and Dutchess Counties [photos]        1931                16        21-26

The Record Book of the Nine Partners                                   1931                16        27-33

A Broadside of 1768 about Hyde Park                                   1932                17        80-82

The Story of Dutchess County                                                           1933                18        25-33

Nine Partners Patent, Nine Partners Meeting and Nine

Partners School [illus]                                    1935                20        25-40

Danby, Vermont Settled by Men from Nine Partners,

Dutchess County                                                         1935                20        55-59

Old Boundary Lines As Revealed by Aerial Photography

[photo]                                                                        1936                21        78-80

The North Boundary-Line of Dutchess County                     1936                21        81-89

Two New Books about Dutchess County (review of a book

on the Rombout Patent and Fishkill)                          1938                23        23

Who Were the Nine Partners? [map]                                      1939                24        52-57

The Hyde Park Patent (includes list of slaves) [map] 1939                24        75-90

First Settlers on Great Nine Partners Patent (taxpayers)        1940                25        43-50

Captain Richard Sackett ( Nine Partners Patent)                    1940                25        51-55

Early Roads on Nine Partners Patent                                      1940                25        56-64

Filkintown (Nine Partners Patent)                                          1940                25        65-69

Berlin, Vermont and Its Connection with Dutchess County  1941                26        65-67

Dutchess County and Her Neighbors Before 1800                1944                29        76-86

The Netherlands, Background of New Netherland                 1958                43        23-34

The Dutchess’s County (early history)                                   1963                48        49-54

The Rivals for Dutchess (various land grabs through the

years by the Quakers, Palatines, etc.)                         1964                49        27-35

The Ledge Where the Bear Jumped Off                                1969                54        29-30

The First White Child Born in Dutchess County                   1969                54        50-52

Die Pfaltz: A History of the Early Settlers in the Wallkill

Valley                                                                          1970                55        32-42

Days of Old Dutchess (rent wars)                                          1972                57        48-54

Three Centuries on the Canoe Hills (site of Cary

Arboretum)                                                                 1972                57        88-99

Dutchess County Deeds Filed in Kingston (1698-1715)        1972                57      100-104

Book/Article by Local Authors                                              1978                63        22

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Susannah Vaughton: Caught in the Web of 17th Century

Politics? [map]                                                            1981                66        76-90

Land Grants in Dutchess County 1683-1733: Settlement or

Speculation? [illus] [maps]                                         1982                67      140-171

Dutchess County during Its Earliest Period                            1983                68      153-159

The 1714 Dutchess County Census: Measure of Household

Size [map]                                                                   1983                68      160-178

South Amenia: An Oral History (Clapp’s Patent)                  1984                69        37-45

The Rombout Patent: An Alliance of Families [map]                        1985                70        44-49

The History of the Clove Valley 1697-1740                          1990                75        28-39

Catharyna Brett: Portrait of a Colonial Businesswoman

(1687-1764) [photos] [illus] [maps]                           1992                77        1-126

A Tour of Sites in the Rombout Patent [illus]                                    1994                79        69-76

The Landscape As Historic Evidence – A Review of the

Smithfield Valley’s Past (Town of Amenia) [maps]  1995-96           80        6-33

Good History Sometimes Comes in Mysterious Packages

[photo] [illus] [maps]                                                  2011                90      141-157

 

 

Maps

Map of Dutchess County from the “Chorographical Map

of the Province of New York in North America” –

January 1st, 1779                                                        1914-15           1  inside cover

Map of Great Nine Partners Patent – June 5, 1703                1916-18           3  inside cover

Portion of a Map from the Field Book (1770) of Wm.

Cockburn (City of Poughkeepsie)                              1922                7          ff. p.38

Map of the Town of Poughkeepsie, 1790                               1922                7          ff. p.48

Map for the Interior Travels through America, delineating

the March of the Army (1789)                                               1923                8          ff. p.20

Map of Doanesburgh, Putnam County, Drawn by

Chancellor Kent, 1846                                                1923                8          ff. p.22

A Map of the Great or Lower Nine-Partners, 1820; Taken

from a Map of 1734                                                    1923                8          ff. p.28

Unidentified Map of 1792 (Rhinebeck)                                  1923                8          ff. p.34

Map of the Commons of Poughkeepsie, 1787                                   1924                9          ff. p.14

Partition of Rombout Patent, 1765                                         1924                9          ff. p.28

Map of the Town of Beekman, 1798                                      1924                9          ff. p.50

Sections of the Map of the Roads from Fishkill to Danbury 1925                10        ff. p.10

1778-1780                                                                                                       ff. p.16

Map of Post Road at Hyde Park 1778-1780                           1925                10        ff. p.22

Map of Post Road at Poughkeepsie 1778-1780                     1925                10        ff. p.28

Map of the Town of Fishkill, 1798                                         1925                10        ff. p.34

Map of the Mouth of the Wappingers Creek and Lands

Adjacent in 1800                                                        1925                10        ff. p.40

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Town Maps – Endorsement and Key                                      1926                11        21-23

Map of the Town of Clinton Made in 1797                            1926                11        ff. p.40

Map of the Town of Stanford Made in 1797                          1926                11        ff. p.44

Map of the Town of Rhinebeck Made in 1797 and 1798       1926                11        ff. p.46

Map of the Town of Washington Made in 1797                    1926                11        ff. p.48

Map of the Town of Amenia Made in 1797                           1926                11        ff. p.52

Map of the Partition of the Estate of James Winans,

Poughkeepsie, 1804                                                    1928                13        ff. p.64

Plan of Tivoli, 1795                                                                1929                14        ff. p.52

A Map Made in Dutchess County in 1728 (description of

a map)                                                                         1934                19        23

Maps of Nine Partners Patent                                                 1935                20        37-39

Old Boundary Lines As Revealed by Aerial Photography

[photo]                                                                        1936                21        78-80

Map of Dutchess County Indicating the Nine Partners

Patents                                                                         1939                24        ff. p.52

Map of Hyde Park Patent                                                        1939                24        ff. p.80

The Mystery of Old Maps                                                      1974                59        88-90

The Hudson River in Maps [illus] [maps]                              2009                88        86-102

 

 

Miscellaneous

Value of Local Archives                                                         1914-15           1          7-10

Discussion of Old Mile-Stones                                               1915-16           2          18-19

The Dutchess County Seal and the Surrogate’s Seal              1919                5          11-15

A Packet of Old Letters (found in old Poughkeepsie Court

House; Livingston, Beekman families; 1732-1755)  1921                6          26-61

Obituary (dates of death of DCHS members)                         1921                6          69

Copy of a Letter from Richard Montgomery to His Wife,

Janet                                                                            1923                8          ff. p.10

Copy of a Letter from J. Radcliff (1922)                               1923                8          ff. p.12

Copy of the Title Page of Anbury’s Travels (1789) and a

Map for the Interior Travels through America,

delineating the March of the Army                            1923                8          ff. p.20

Some of the Illustrations in This Year Book                          1924                9          29-30

Books Relating to Dutchess County                                       1924                9          30-31

Notes upon Some of the Illustrations in This Year Book      1925                10        23-24

Curious Subterranean Discovery (excerpt from an article

printed in 1787)                                                          1925                10        28-30

The Birthday of the State, July 9, 1776 [photo]                     1926                11        17

Sesqui-Centennial, Fishkill                                                     1926                11        17-18

Where Is It? [illus]                                                                  1926                11        20

Marriages at Pawling 1785-1801                                           1926                11        35-37

1925 Year Book – Misidentifications                                     1926                11        72

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Value of Local History (see also 1989)                          1927                12        22-26

Old Sycamore Trees [photo]                                                  1927                12        35-36

Papers of the LeRoy Family                                                   1927                12        38-48

The Lure of the Living Past                                                    1927                12        75-92

Index to the Year Books of the Dutchess County Historical 1927                12     ff. p. 110

Society, 1914-1927                                                                                         1-31

In Regard to Fugitive Documents (letters) [photo]                1928                13        41-50

Items from Eighteenth Century Newspapers (von Steuben’s

camp-chest, Brinckerhoff school, transportation in

1787, 1798 crossword puzzle)                                    1928                13        51-54

Notes on the Illustrations in This Year Book (photos

of waterfalls; portrait of Mrs. Jacobus Sleight)

[photos ff. pp. 10, 12, 14, 16, 18]                               1930                15        27-29

International Relations Created by Science                            1931                16        39-48

The Poughkeepsie Journal for Tuesday, December 31, 1799

and The Ulster County Gazette for Saturday,

January 4, 1800 (the death and funeral of George

Washington)                                                                1932                17        83-85

“I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes unto the Hills” (the Catskills)      1932                17        86-88

Celebration of the Two Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary

of the Creation of the Dutchess County                     1933                18        22-24

Index to Year Books – Volume 13 (1928)–Volume 18 (1933)1933              18        69-78

A Map Made in Dutchess County in 1728 (description of a

map)                                                                            1934                19        23

Report of Committee on Milestones                                       1935                20        17-19

Exhibition at Edgewood, the Home of Harry Harkness

Flagler, in Connection with the Pilgrimage of the

DCHS to Millbrook – September 11th, 1935             1935                20        41-47

Travelled Documents Presented to the Dutchess County

Historical Society by The President of the United

States                                                                           1935                20        86-87

Two New Books about Dutchess County                               1938                23        23

An Historic Flag [photos]                                                       1939                24        21-24

Index to the Year Books of the Dutchess County Historical

Society, 1934-1939                                                     1939                24        91-102

The Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources        1942                27        51-52

The Prosperity of Dutchess County about 1830                     1942                27        58-64

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1800 -1824 (cloth manufacture,        1943                28   15, 42, 56,

assize of bread, frozen foods, floating bookstore, pork)                                66, 91

The Folklorist Looks at the Historians                                   1943                28        30-33

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1798-1847 (steamboat fare, relief     1944                29   24, 32, 55,

supplies for NYC, tomatoes, apples, flax)                                     67, 75, 86

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1787-1865 (marriage announce-      1945                30        18, 74,

ment, army surplus, Albany stagecoach, wool)                                             82, 87

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Index to the Year Books of the Dutchess County Historical

Society, Volumes 25-30 (1940-1945)                        1945                30        95-110

Old Forms with New Faces                                                    1946                31        31-35

Filler Item (cancer cure in Dr. Benjamin De La Vergne’s

Notebook of 1787-1795)                                            1946                31        101

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1804-1819 (Steuben field exercise

manual for sale, velocipede, thief)                              1946                31    39, 89, 97

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1819-1820 (agricultural society,

farmers’ festival, Vice-President travels)                   1947                32   14, 30, 91

Filler Items, 1794-1805 (Poughkeepsie treasurer, Dover

First Baptist Church)                                                  1947                32        95, 104

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1787-1854 (obituary, modular

building, lost dog )                                                      1948                33    37, 41, 49

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1789-1839 (rapid travel, want ad,    1949                34        37, 68,

Regatta, spectacles)                                         70, 100

Filler Item, 1739 (county clerk record)                                  1949                34        103

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1792-1839 (place names, runaway   1950                35        29, 33,

slave, War of 1812, corporal punishment)                                                      63, 66

Books (of local interest, written by DCHS members)                        1950                35        67-69

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1787-1851 (fraternal society, rental

properties, silk company)                                            1951                36    25, 57, 91

Filler Item, 1721 (liquor license)                                            1951                36        82

Books (of local interest)                                                          1951                36        83-84

Index to the Year Books of the Dutchess County Historical

Society, Volumes 31-36 (1946-1951)                        1951                36        92-103

Filler Item (poem)                                                                   1952                37        13

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1779-1863 (reward for lost item,

confiscated goods, heavy freight, garden seeds,        1952                37   18, 20, 34,

Thanksgiving                                                                                                  41, 81

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1833-1905 (want ad, chestnuts,        1953                38        25, 35,

fraternal society, bells on sleighs)                                                                  57, 73

Filler Items (Old Dutch lullaby, Centenary Hymn)               1954                39        23, 24

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1797-1895 (bicycle, horse race,

manufacture of yellow ware)                                      1954                39    24, 26, 55

Some Old Documents of Dutchess County (wills)                 1954                39        35-37

The Discovery of the Birthplace of the American Cowboy

(Stormville)                                                                 1955                40        23-27

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1783-1834 (steam ferry boat,

horse race prize)                                                          1955                40        31, 65

Filler Items, 1743-1851 (Village of Poughkeepsie Directory

ad for daguerreotypes, ferry crossing rates)               1955                40        42, 67

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1838-1885 (automaton concert,

a romantic wedding, circus aftereffects)                     1956                41    21, 40, 73

To the Curious; or, The Animals Came to Town (animal

shows in early Poughkeepsie, 1788-1830s)               1956                41        41-70

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Books (of local interest, written by DCHS members)                        1956                41        71-73

Filler Item, 1757 (description of Dutchess)                           1957                42        15

The Ghost at Fiddler’s Bridge and Other Spooks                  1957                42        39-43

Old Newspaper Filler, 1837 (new conveyances)                    1957                42        57

Index to Volumes 37-42 (1952-1957)                                                1957                42        49-57

Filler Items, 1799-1895 (invitation to the La Fayette Ball

for the Misses Livingston, poem by Ellen C.

Roosevelt, seal of the village of Poughkeepsie)         1958                43    16, 43, 48

The Netherlands, Background of New Netherland                 1958                43        23-34

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1820-1892 (ice making machine,

shoes and hats for sale)                                               1958                43        42, 51

Books (of local interest, written by DCHS members)                        1958                43        49-51

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1836-1886 (accidents on the

Hudson, old flag pole, art in an omnibus,                   1959                44        19, 26

tobacco train)                                                                                                  62, 75

Filler Item, 1833 (tavern licenses)                                          1959                44        53

Filler Item, 1708 (baptism of an Indian)                                1960                45        20

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1815-1838 (a sinkhole in Red Hook

Landing, eating corn on the cob)                                1960                45        24, 26

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1793-1860 (Poughkeepsie

Instrumental Music Association, blue dye,                1961                46        17, 28,

Thanksgiving Day parade, boatmen prices)                                                   47, 93

Sharpe Reservation (southern Dutchess; camping area for

the Herald Tribune Fresh Air Fund) [photos]            1961                46        48-51

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1820-1877 (lost items, New York

City traffic congestion)                                               1962                47    24, 38, 61

Lincoln’s State Department (members from the Hudson

Valley)                                                                                    1962                47        32-38

Filler Item (dropsys cure, from a Lawson family Bible)        1962                47        53

Books (of local interest)                                                          1962                47        62-63

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1819-1885 (postage, geese flying

with a train, porpoises, itinerant vendors)                  1963                48        20, 29,

itinerant vendors)                                                                                            54, 58

Filler Item, 1810 (duty paid on a carriage)                             1963                48        41

Index to Volumes 43-48 (1958-1963)                                                1963                48        62-75

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1779-1873 (New Windsor

Cantonment, otter hunting, new City of Pough-        1964                49   14, 17, 23,

keepsie, new regiment inspection on Poughkeepsie                                       26, 35,

common, stolen sword, Jenny Lind, return of peace                                      38, 42

Books (of local interest; by a local author)                            1964                49        53-56

Filler Item, 1909 (description of Poughkeepsie municipal

flag)                                                                             1965                50        13

 

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1807-1885 (Poughkeepsie

municipal flag, proposed formation of the Dutchess

County Historical Society, fishing in the Hudson,

Seminary graduates, transport of grain on the            1965                50        17, 20,

Hudson, velocipede, Mechanic Society                                                          49, 52

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1835-1869 (day boats at Pough-

keepsie, unflattering reference to the Collingwood

Opera House)                                                              1966                51        31

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1786-1912 (savings advice, post-

masters, gas lighting, juniper berries, Poughkeepsie

Board of Education funding, Josh Billings and          1967                52   15, 21, 43,

Thomas Nast, shad, Poughkeepsie Common Council,                                   56, 70,

lost and found)                                                                                                78, 90

Filler Items, 1833-1931 (Edward Beach scrapbook entries,

including a cure for measles, ordinances pertaining

to geese on city streets and fast driving, strengthen-

ing exercises, ad for living in Poughkeepsie, book    1968                53   15, 20, 23,

dedication, City of Poughkeepsie seal, Matthew                                       26, 30, 34,            Vassar, Jr. diary entries, real estate taxes)                                                  64, 68, 72

Old Newspaper Fillers, 1810-1890 (ad for sausage, arrival

of a dentist, opening of Poughkeepsie Savings          1968                53        26, 30

Bank, clever ad for Konx’s store                                                                    72, 77

Recent Publications of Note (of local interest; by local

authors)                                                                       1968                53        76-77

Filler Items, 1745-1915 (excerpt from an address to the

Historical Society, local taxes, ad for a dentist,

guidebook description of Poughkeepsie, Dr. James

Osborn’s prescription for consumption, rules for

patients at Vassar Hospital, goose ordinance,            1969                54   30, 38, 42,

cost of a doctor’s services in 1745, public health                                     49, 52, 61,

ordinances, ad for fancy goods                                                                  64, 67, 76

Dutchess County Scenery                                                       1969                54        53-54

Index to Volumes 49-54 (1964-1969)                                                1969                54        1-5,

  1. p. 84

Filler Items, 1854-1872 (Matthew Vassar, Jr. diary               1970                55   20, 21, 31,

entries)                                                                                                                        44, 48

Book Review of A Pride of Lions:  The Astor Orphans

(Chanler family at Rokeby)                                        1971                56        91-93

Prices in the “Good Old Days”                                               1971                56      105-108

Open House Planned at Glebe House [photo]                        1972                57        45-46

The Old Muzzle Loading Rifle                                               1972                57        55-56

Human Bones Found at Site of Arboretum [photo]               1972                57        98-99

Milk Train Wreck [illus]                                                         1972                57        118

Filler Items (poem from a Day Line guidebook,

John R. Burroughs excerpt)                                        1972                57        122

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

A Subject Index for Articles from the Dutchess County

Historical Society Yearbooks, Vol. 1-Vol. 56                       1972                57      155-165

Report of the 1973-1974 Glebe House Bicentennial Auction

[photo] [illus]                                                              1973                58        70-73

On Finding a Folk Art Treasure (Ammi Phillips portraits)

[photos]                                                                       1974                59        76-83

The Mystery of Old Maps [map]                                            1974                59        88-90

A Taste of History (Glebe House Committee cookbook)      1975                60        20

A New Commemorative Plate (Glebe House bicentennial)   1975                60        23-24

Index to Volumes 55-60 (1970-1975)                                                1975                60      123-126

A Testament to Courage (Louise Tompkins) [photo]            1976-77           61/62   24-25

Postal Service in Dutchess – the First 50 Years                     1976-77           61/62 106-114

Historical Societies in the Towns of Dutchess County          1976-77           61/62 128-129

A Letter from William Case Williams, Ancestor of Charles

Fraleigh, Belleville, Ontario, Canada (1854) 1978                63        30-32

Postal Service in Dutchess County – Revisited [photos]       1978                63        33-36

Excerpts from Let Us Be a Company (poems by George

Flowers) [illus]                                                           1979                64      146-151

Book Reviews (including local authors) [photo, from

Pine Plains and the Railroads)                                    1980                65      123-132

Index – Volume 65                                                                 1980                65      155-159

A Subject Index for Articles from the Dutchess County

Historical Society Yearbooks, Volume 1-65              1981                66        15-34

Cumulative Index, 1976-1980                                                            1981                66      235-249

Index – Volume 66                                                                 1981                66      251-254

Archaeology as Historic Preservation: An Example from

Dutchess County (Lawson burial ground) [maps]      1982                67        91-100

Index – Volume 67                                                                 1982                67      199-203

Local Burial Places of Prominent Dutchess County

Residents [photos] [illus]                                            1983                68      101-119

The 1714 Dutchess County Census: Measure of Household

Size [map]                                                                   1983                68      160-178

Book Review – Dutchess County:  A Pictorial History

(local authors)                                                             1983                68      178-179

Publications (local authors)                                                    1983                68        194

Index – Volume 68                                                                 1983                68      207-211

Blizzard of 1888 – Excerpt from the Diary of George

Henry Deuell [photo]                                                  1984                69        70-83

Local Burial Places of Prominent Dutchess County

Residents [photos]                                                      1984                69        98-114

Alfred Ackert and the Dutchess County Society of New York         1984                69      115-130

The First Natural Resource Inventory of Dutchess County:

The New York State Natural History Survey

1836-1842 [map]                                                        1984                69      131-151

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Turnpikes of Pleasant Valley (milestones, p. 166)

[map]                                                                           1984                69      152-170

Index – Volume 69                                                                 1984                69      209-215

Index – Volume 70                                                                 1985                70      111-113

Index – Volume 71                                                                 1986                71        65

Index – Volume 72                                                                 1987                72      185-191

Index – Volume 73                                                                 1988                73        74-78

The Value of Local History                                                    1989                74        11-14

Index – Volume 74                                                                 1989                74        72-74

Index – Volume 75                                                                 1990                75        89-98

Index – Volume 76                                                                 1991                76        73-79

Index – Volume 77                                                                 1992                77      127-141

Index – Volume 78                                                                 1993                78        85-89

Index – Volume 79                                                                 1994                79        84-89

Index – Volume 80                                                                 1995-1996       80        78-81

Horse High, Sheep Tight, and Hog Proof (fences)

[photo, p. 93]                                                              1997-98           81        9-32

Dutchess County Women in the Military (World War II

onwards) [photo]                                                        1999-2000       82        53-65

Do-It-Yourself Women’s History Tour of Dutchess County

[map]                                                                           1999-2000       82        93-107

Index – Volume 82                                                                 1999-2000       82      114-118

Index – Volume 83                                                                 2001-02           83      105-109

Index – Volume 84                                                                 2003-04           84      134-136

Ten Mile Reservoir [photos] [illus] [map]                             2005-06           85        89-98

Index – Volume 85                                                                 2005-06           85      107-110

Index – Volume 86                                                                 2007-08           86      136-140

Index – Volume 88                                                                 2009                88      201-203

Bowdoin Park: A History (1688-1975) [photos] [illus]

[map]                                                                           2009                88      160-181                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          John Burroughs – Neighbor (Slabsides) [photos]                  2010                89        72-79

Index – Volume 89                                                                 2010                89      199-203

Franklin and Eleanor:  An Extraordinary Marriage (book

review)                                                                        2011                90      191-192

The Joys of Historiography, Or, the Long Road to Medinah

Salaam [photo]                                                            2012                91      184-188

Thinking Historically:  My Take (Denise Doring VanBuren)

[photo]                                                                        2014                93        3-8

Watching Aviation in Dutchess County:  Myth and Meaning,

Meaning and Myth [photos]                                       2014                93        9-16

Poppies from Heaven 1928 (Captain Johnny Miller)

[photos]                                                                       2014                93        17-23

 

 

 

Museums

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Exhibition at Edgewood, the Home of Harry Harkness

Flagler, in Connection with the Pilgrimage of the

DCHS to Millbrook – September 11th, 1935             1935                20        41-47

Abraham Tomlinson and the Poughkeepsie Museum

(1851-1856)                                                                1937                22        80-86

The Restoration at New Windsor Cantonment                       1964                49        39-42

Old Museum Village of Smith’s Clove [photos]                   1969                54        23-28

The Barn Museum at Millbrook Pheasant Farm [photos]      1973                58        74-81

A Local History Center in Dutchess County (proposal for a

local history museum)                                                1974                59        26-29

Dutchess County Tells Its Story with a Multi-Media Display

(exhibit at Mid-Hudson Arts and Science Center)

[photos]                                                                       1978                63      135-138

Sports Museum of Dutchess County                                      2001-02           83        84-85

 

 

Names, Geographical

Original Dutchess County Settlements                                   1919                5          21-24

“I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes Unto the Hills” (Blue Hills)        1932                17        86-88

In Regard to the Repetition of Place-Names                          1933                18        54-57

Kromme Elleboog: A Seventeenth Century Place-Name

in the Hudson Valley (Krom Elbow)                          1933                18        58-68

Place-Names Again: Something about Staatsburgh –

Stoutsburgh – Stoutenburgh and Hyde Park              1934                19        24-31

About Philip Hart and Hart’s Village                                     1935                20        22-25

Bard’s Rock                                                                            1939                24        86-87

Poughkeepsie, As a Place Name                                            1950                35        64-66

The Ghost at Fiddler’s Bridge and Other Spooks                  1957                42        39-43

Our Salt Box (Woodstock Road, Millbrook)                          1967                52        79-90

Names and Places in the Town of LaGrange                         1969                54        65-67

The Names of the Streets of Poughkeepsie                            1971                56        34-40

Tator Hill [map]                                                                      1990                75        81-84

 

 

Politics

(See also “Revolutionary Era” and “Poughkeepsie”)

Politics in Dutchess County in 1826                                      1926                11        24-26

Politics in New York when Morgan Lewis was Governor,

1804-1807                                                                   1928                13        35-39

President Roosevelt’s First Speech Over the Radio               1933                18        34-36

Two-Hundredth Anniversary of the Birthday of

George Clinton                                                            1939                24        47

George Clinton, First Governor of the State of New York    1939                24        48-51

Dutchess County and Her Neighbors Before 1800                1944                29        76-86

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Lincoln’s State Department (members from the Hudson

Valley)                                                                                    1962                47        32-38

The Ratification of the Constitution by the State of New

York at Poughkeepsie, 1788                                       1963                48        30-41

Prelude to Revolution: Politics in Poughkeepsie,1774-1776 1975                60        35-40

Homegrown Politicians [photos] [illus]                                 1981                66        44-63

Susannah Vaughton: Caught in the Web of 17th Century

Politics? [map]                                                            1981                66        76-90

Alexander Hamilton, Melancton Smith, and the Ratification

of the Constitution in Poughkeepsie, New York

[illus] [map]                                                                1984                69        4-31

The Right to Choose:  Suffrage During the Revolutionary

Era                                                                               1988                73        26-36

The Constitution and New York – Adjusting to Circum-

stances: New York’s Relationship with the Federal

Government, 1776-1788 [illus]                                  1988                73        6-25

Across the Spectrum (Eleanor Roosevelt, Grace Hopper

and Nancy Alden) [photos]                                        1999-2000       82        83-88

Guarding the Roosevelts (Gilbert Calhoun) [photos]            2010                89        80-86

Every Day Will Be Sunday When the Town Goes Dry:

Prohibition in the Hudson Valley [photos] [illus]      2011                90      159-169

Law, Politics, and an Ordinary Farmer of Dutchess County  2013                92      115-117

 

 

Poughkeepsie

Copy of Records of the Clerk of Dutchess County, 1718

(p. 1 refers to property of the Reformed Church,

Poughkeepsie; p. 2 refers to the former mill at

Vassar College)                                                           1924                9          ff. p.6

Copy of Records of the Clerk of Dutchess County, 1747

(donation of Jacobus Van Den Bogart for site of

the Courthouse)                                                          1924                9          ff. p.10

Twenty-Four, Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie [photo]             1926                11        29-30

The Pageant of Market Street (1682-1824)                            1926                11        48-55

Young Ladies of Poughkeepsie                                              1928                13        53-54

A Map and a Tree [photo] [map]                                            1928                13        64-66

How Poughkeepsie Was Founded                                          1930                15        30-35

From Stephen Hendrickson’s Inn of 1777 to the Nelson

House of 1934 (formerly called Forbus House)         1934                19        45-60

Eight Anniversaries (churches)                                              1937                22        21-22

Poughkeepsie, 1687-1937                                                      1937                22        23-35

Abraham Tomlinson and the Poughkeepsie Museum

(1851-1856)                                                                1937                22        80-86

College Hill: An Account of Poughkeepsie Collegiate

School with Notes on College Hill Park [illus]          1937                22      100-106

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Books and Reading in Dutchess County in Early Days with

a Short Account of the City Library of Poughkeepsie           1937                22      107-115

The Beginnings of Civil Administration in Dutchess County

(Nelson House, p. 61)                                                 1939                24        58-68

The One-Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the

Establishment of the Supreme Court of the

United States                                                               1940                25        25

Poughkeepsie’s Water Supply (1799-1923)                           1942                27        65-70

The Sanitary Fair (1864; for the benefit of wounded

soldiers)                                                                      1947                32        96-104

Twelve Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie (Poughkeepsie schools

and Poughkeepsie Female Academy) [photo]            1950                35        45-63

Poughkeepsie, As a Place Name                                            1950                35        64-66

Addenda to “Twelve Cannon Street, Poughkeepsie”             1951                36        81-82

The Whaling Industry in Poughkeepsie (1830-1845)            1956                41        22-40

Speed Laws and the Sanitary Code in 1866

(includes table of assessor valuations, 1855-1865)    1958                43        44-48

Description of the Seal of the Village of Poughkeepsie         1958                43        48

Poughkeepsie’s 275th Anniversary (copy of the original

lease)                                                                           1962                47        44-45

How the City of Poughkeepsie Was Founded

(275th Anniversary)                                                    1962                47        46-53

The Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of the Ratification

of the Constitution (by the State of New York)         1963                48        25-29

The Ratification of the Constitution by the State of New York

at Poughkeepsie, 1788                                                1963                48        30-41

Poughkeepsie fire bell mention                                              1966                48        14-15

Preservation of the Poughkeepsie Municipal Building          1966                51        16-18

As I Remember (early 20th century Poughkeepsie riverfront

and downtown) [photos]                                             1967                52        57-70

The Names of the Streets of Poughkeepsie                            1971                56        34-40

Poughkeepsie’s Union Street                                                  1971                56        65-74

The Old Ladies Home – 100 Years of Service                       1971                56      100-101

A History of Garfield Place, Poughkeepsie [photos]             1972                57      136-141

Garfield Place Day: Victorian Ambiance Revived [photos]

[illus]                                                                           1973                58        50-57

The Poughkeepsie Tower Clock [photo]                                1974                59        86-87

Prelude to Revolution: Politics in Poughkeepsie,1774-1776 1975                60        35-40

Changing City                                                                         1975                60      101-103

Union Street Historic District [photos]                                  1975                60      104-116

The Children’s Home of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Inc. – One

Hundred Thirty Years of Service, 1847-1977

[photo] [illus]                                                              1976-77           61/62 120-127

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Poughkeepsie’s Oldest Existing Structure: The Freer House,

Wilbur Boulevard, with Notes on the Frear Burial

Ground [photos] [maps] [genealogy]                          1978                63        39-65

The Other House at the Upper Landing (Reynolds House)

[photos] [map]                                                            1978                63      110-121

When the Capital of New York Came to Poughkeepsie –

1778                                                                            1978                63      122-131

Conflict and Transition: Poughkeepsie, Capital of New

York State, 1778                                                         1978                63      132-134

Clinton House: A New Period [photos]                                 1979                64        25-29

Historical Talk on the Occasion of the Inauguration of

Jack Economou as Mayor of the City of

Poughkeepsie, New York, January 1, 1972                1979                64      115-121

The Depression Comes to Poughkeepsie – 1930-1936

[photo] [illus]                                                              1981                66        94-125

Poughkeepsie Horse Cars [photos]                                         1985                70        59-64

The Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge – An Informal History

[photos] [illus]                                                            1985                70        65-71

Gleanings from the New York State Fair of 1844 at

Poughkeepsie                                                              1986                71        44-61

Platt’s History, and Ours                                                        1987                72        6-17

Poughkeepsie’s Architectural Styles 1835-1940 – Anarchy

or Decorum? [photos] [illus]                                      1987                72        18-55

The Changing Neighborhoods of Poughkeepsie 1850-1900

[maps]                                                                         1987                72      130-151

A Time of Readjustment: Urban Renewal in Poughkeepsie,

1955-75 [illus] [maps]                                                            1987                72      152-180

The Town of Poughkeepsie: 1788                                          1988                73        61-62

Andrew Jackson Downing and Picturesque Tourism at

Matthew Vassar’s “Springside” [illus] [map] 1990                75        5-14

With Prosperity All Around: Urban Issues in Poughkeepsie,

N.Y. 1950-1980                                                          1990                75        62-80

Keeping Good Time (Poughkeepsie’s town clock) [photo]   1997-98           81        41-55

From the Bill of Rights to IBM: “Poughkeepsie Journal”

History                                                                        2005-06           85        41-53

There Was Bustle But No Hustle

(Luckey Platt department store) [photos] [illus]        2010                89        88-93

They’re Just “Boys” at Vassar (Vassar Home for Aged Men)

[photos]                                                                       2010                89      109-117

Bridge of Dreams (Walkway Over the Hudson) [photos]

[illus]                                                                           2010                89      165-180

Peach Hill: A Public Park on Poughkeepsie’s Summit

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        99-108

The Strange Case of Isaac Mitchell (Poughkeepsie journalist

and author) [illus]                                                       2011                90      111-116

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Charles Warner:  A Newly Discovered Cabinetmaker from

Poughkeepsie [photos]                                               2011                90      117-130

Who Is Dutchess County’s Second-Greatest Inventor?

[illus]                                                                           2011                90      131-140

Every Day Will Be Sunday When the Town Goes Dry:

Prohibition in the Hudson Valley [photos] [illus]      2011                90      159-169

Memoir of Charles F. Beck Sr., Immigrant Farmer

(1887-1962) [photos]                                                  2012                91      149-168

Photographs as Place Makers of the Urban Landscape:

Poughkeepsie’s Downtown [photos]                          2014                93        25-34

How Poughkeepsie Contributed to the Enlistment of Blacks

in the Union Army                                                      2014                93        35-41

From Above:  Poughkeepsie, New York, 1937

(photographer André Kertész) [photos] [illus]           2014                93        45-51

Zimmer Brothers Jewelers and the Poughkeepsie Tower

Clock                                                                           2014                93      135-140

Memories:  The Life I’ve Lived (Doris Muller Wheeler)

[photos] [illus]                                                            2015                94      147-156

 

 

Religion

Address of the Rev. Cornelius Van Der Mel

(First Reformed Dutch Church, Fishkill) [photos]     1914-15           1          14-17

The Development of the Episcopal Church in Dutchess

County                                                                        1915-16           2          5-12

Dutch Church – Fishkill [illus]                                               1916-18           3          12-14

Trinity Church – Fishkill [illus]                                             1916-18           3          14-17

Rombout Presbyterian Church and Cemetery [illus]              1916-18           3          21-22

The Stone Church (between Red Hook and Rhinebeck)

[photo]                                                                        1918                4          27-28

A Paper on Quaker Hill and the Oblong Meeting House       1921                6          13-15

The Brick Meeting House in the Nine Partners                     1922                7          16-20

Dominie Meynema and the Dutch Churches at Poughkeepsie

and Fishkill                                                                 1924                9          37-47

A Forgotten Church (Lutheran Church, Beekman)                1924                9          48-50

Visit to St. Margaret’s Church, Staatsburg                             1925                10        13-14

Visit to the Reformed Church, Rhinebeck                              1925                10        14-17

Smithfield Church                                                                  1927                12        20-22

Records of the German Church Formerly at Pinks Corner    1927                12        49-74

An Old Parsonage (Reformed Dutch Church, Hopewell)

[photo]                                                                        1929                14        32-34

Three Centennials 1834-1934 (Dutch Reformed Church,

New Hackensack; Zion Church, Wappingers Falls)  1934                19        18-19

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Nine Partners Patent, Nine Partners Meeting and Nine

Partners School [illus]                                    1935                20        25-40

A Memorial to Jacobus Stoutenburgh                                                1935                20        47-50

As to the Intellectual Life of the People of Dutchess County

in the 1790’s (The Philographical Society)               1935                20        50-51

A Short Account of St. Paul’s Church, Tivoli                                    1936                21        38-67

Eight Anniversaries (churches)                                              1937                22        21-22

The Parish Register – Trinity Church, Fishkill, New York   1942                27      110-124

Colonial Presbyterian Churches in Dutchess County 1943                28        34-42

Some History and Some Traditions of Pawling, New York

(first Friends’ Meeting House, pp. 61-63)                  1944                29        56-67

Some History and Some Traditions of Pawling, New York –

Part II                                                                          1945                30        42-53

Trinity Church, Fishkill                                                          1947                32        31-32

“Ten Acres” (Rumbout Presbyterian Church) [illus]             1947                32        33-38

The Moravian Mission to the Indians at Shekomeko             1952                37        35-41

The Glebe House and the People Who Lived There

(Rev. John Beardsley, Elsie de Riemer, Jacobus

Slate)                                                                           1953                38        58-73

The Old Stone Church (Rhinebeck)                                       1955                40        29-31

The Story of the 240 Years of St. Paul’s (Zion’s) Evangelical

Lutheran Church of Red Hook                                   1955                40        32-37

The Netherlands, Background of New Netherland                 1958                43        23-34

The Passing of the Dutchess County Bible Society (1965)   1965                50        28-30

The Reformed Churches of Dutchess County 1716-1966

[photo]                                                                        1966                51        32-42

Christ Church Poughkeepsie 1766-1966                                1966                51        58-62

The West Mountain Mission (Pawling)                                 1966                51        68

Trinity Church, Fishkill [photo]                                             1967                52        35-43

The Annual Pilgrimage (Dover and Amenia churches,

  1. 79-82; [photo]) 1969                54        77-82

Dutchess County Quakers and Slavery, 1750-1830               1970                55        55-60

The Clinton Corners Friends Church                                     1970                55        66-69

Dutchess County Quakers and Slavery, 1750-1830               1970                55        55-60

The Clinton Corners Friends Church                                     1970                55        66-69

The Westminster Presbyterian Church of Salt Point,

New York [photo]                                                       1970                55        70-74

The Reverend Mr. William Whittaker                                                1970                55        83-93

The Oblong Meeting House, Quaker Hill, Pawling, N.Y.

[photo]                                                                        1971                56        48-52

Fire at the Old Dutch Church                                                 1971                56        78

The Central Baptist Church of Clinton Corners                     1971                56        82-83

Faith Chapel at Titusville                                                        1971                56        100

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Rise of the Baptists in Pine Plains, New York

1812-1912                                                                   1972                57      105-116

Oblong Friends and Dr. Fallon’s Hospital                              1975                60        79-83

The First Reformed Church of Fishkill, N.Y.

Founded 1716                                                             1976-77           61/62   33-34

Dutchess Quakers Maintain Their Testimony Against

Military Participation                                                  1985                70        50-58

Father George Reš (Roesch), Slovenian Priest of a Mission

Church in Poughkeepsie, 1856 [photo]                      1986                71        39-43

The Catholic Community in Poughkeepsie 1870-1900:

The Period of Testing [photos] [illus]                        1987                72      105-129

The West Mountain Mission: A Mission For Its Time [illus]            1990                75        55-61

Why Mr. Beardsley Came to Dutchess County [photo]         1991                76        14-23

Trinity Church: 250 Years (Fishkill) [photo]                         2005-06           85        19-39

Bowdoin Park: A History (1688-1975) (Ellesdie Chapel,

  1. 164-165 [photo]) 2009                88      160-181

Dutch Rhinecliff (The Dutch Reformed Church, Rhinebeck,

  1. 188) 2009                88      182-197

John Concklin and the Dutch Reformed Church “Bolt”

[photo] [illus] [map]                                                   2012                91        3-10

Dutchess County Quakers and the Hicksite Separation of

1827-1828 [photos] [illus] [maps] [table]                   2012                91        11-28

Thomas Lake Harris and Amenia’s planer of the

New Life:  How Lady Oliphant and her Son, the

Hon. Sir Laurence Oliphant, M.P., were lured by

a prophet-poet to a nineteenth-century Dutchess

County commune (Andrew Jackson Davis) [photos]

[illus] [map]                                                                2012                91        29-50

The National Background:  A Brief Overview (Jewish

congregations)                                                             2012                91        69-70

It Was Not All about the Organ – Why a group of members

of Brethren of Israel Temple (Vassar Temple) left

that congregation to form Temple Beth-El [photos]  2012                91        71-78

Sheikh Daoud Ahmed Faisal and East Fishkill’s “Medinah

Salaam” (Black Islam) [photos] [illus]                       2012                91        79-92

“The Peace of Jerusalem”:  An 1845 Plea for Religious

Humility [illus]                                                           2012                91        93-96

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revolutionary Era

(see also “Biography – Revolutionary Era”)

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Encampment; The Burial Ground; Redoubts

(Fishkill) [photo]                                                        1916-18           3          18-22

The Old Red Tavern (Upper Red Hook) [photo]                   1918                4          21-27

Washington’s Headquarters in Pawling                                 1921                6          15-17

A Packet of Old Letters (found in old Poughkeepsie Court

House; Livingston, Beekman families; 1732-1755)  1921                6          26-61

A Map of the Great or Lower Nine-Partners, 1820; Taken

from a Map of 1734                                                    1922                7         ff. p. 28

Excerpts from American Loyalists Audit Office Transcripts 1922                7          64-79

Address by Stuyvesant Fish on Continental Village              1923                8          7-8

Copy of a Letter from Richard Montgomery to his Wife,

Janet                                                                            1923                8          ff. p.10

Map for the Interior Travels through America, delineating

the March of the Army (1789)                                               1923                8          ff. p.20

Letter of Stuyvesant Fish (iron mines; the Oblong)               1923                8          33

Minutes of the Council of Appointment of New York State:

A Recovered Record of the Revolution                      1923                8          34-35

Dedication of Monument, Chambly, P.Q.

(Province of Quebec)                                                  1925                10        18-22

Vessels at Fishkill During the Revolution                              1925                10        25-28

Curious Subterranean Discovery (excerpt from an article

printed in 1787)                                                          1925                10        28-30

Clinton Point, Town of Poughkeepsie

(home of George Clinton) [photos ff. p.36]

[illus]                                                                           1926                11        31-34

In Regard to Fugitive Documents (letters) [photo]                1928                13        41-50

General von Steuben’s Camp Chest                                       1928                13        51-52

An Inscription on a Dutchess County Window [photo]         1929                14        35-36

An Address Made at Temple Hill, September 21, 1933

(last encampment of the Revolutionary Army)          1933                18        17-19

Outline Summary of the Address Made at New Windsor,

September 21, 1933 (Knox’s Headquarters)              1933                18        20-21

Farm-Life in the Hudson Valley 1769-1779                          1933                18        41-53

Events on Hudson’s River in 1777 As Recorded by British

Officers in Contemporary Reports

Part I                                                                           1935                20        88-105

Part II                                                                          1936                21      105-120

Part III – October 1777                                               1938                23        34-38

The “Congress” and the “Montgomery”: Continental

Frigates Built at Poughkeepsie in 1776                      1936                21        99-104

Letter Written by Trintie Van Kleeck Crannell (1785)          1938                23        72-73

Johnson of the Mohawks:  A British Pro-Consul in America

(not in Dutchess County)                                            1942                27        47-50

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Founding of the Society of the Cincinnati

(officers in the Revolutionary Army)                         1943                28        23-29

Dutchess County Tories of the Revolutionary Period                        1944                29        68-75

Billeting Receipts of 1759                                                      1948                33      102-106

The Ratification of the Constitution by the State of

New York at Poughkeepsie, 1788                              1963                48        30-41

Defending the Highlands in the Revolutionary War              1964                49        36-38

The Restoration at New Windsor Cantonment                       1964                49        39-42

Notes on the 18th Century Home and Mill of Colonel

Derick Brinckerhoff (Fishkill area)                            1967                52        28-34

The Breadbasket of the Revolution Past and Future

(Fishkill)                                                                     1967                52        44-48

Dutchess County People (Loyalists and Quakers, 1783;

concerns families whose property was confiscated

and who were forced to settle in Adolphustown,

Norwich, and Bay of Quinte, Ontario, Canada)         1967                52        91-99

Fishkill: A Problem, a Solution and a Call for Assistance

(archaeological excavations)                                       1972                57      123-125

200 Years Ago: New York Joins a Revolution                       1975                60        25-32

American Flag Evolved Slowly                                             1975                60        33-34

Prelude to Revolution: Politics in Poughkeepsie,

1774-1776                                                                   1975                60        35-40

Dutchess County in the Revolutionary War                           1975                60        41-44

A Record of Turmoil: Minutes of the Committee of Safety

for the Town of Northeast, 1778 [photo]                    1975                60        45-67

Oblong Friends and Dr. Fallon’s Hospital                              1975                60        79-83

The Chains Which Fortified the Hudson River Highlands

during the Revolution [illus] [map]                            1975                60        84-97

State Inked Constitution on the Run [photo]                          1976-77           61/62   29-30

May 1775: Area Freeholders Meet to Decide Future

(Fishkill)                                                                     1976-77           61/62   31-32

The First Reformed Church of Fishkill, N.Y.

Founded 1716                                                             1976-77           61/62   33-34

America’s Narrow Escape (Benedict Arnold)                       1976-77           61/62   35-36

King George I of America?                                                     1976-77           61/62   37

Town of LaGrange – Revolutionary Period                           1976-77           61/62   38-39

Some Revolutionary War Residences Existing in the

Town of LaGrange                                                      1976-77           61/62   40-41

When the Capital of New York Came to Poughkeepsie –

1778                                                                            1978                63      122-131

Conflict and Transition: Poughkeepsie, Capital of New

York State, 1778                                                         1978                63      132-134

A Touch of the Darkest Treason (1780)                                 1979                64        50-52

A Welfare Administration in Revolutionary Dutchess

County [photos]                                                          1979                64        53-63

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Saved by a Boot (Andre/Arnold incident) [illus]                   1980                65        76-82

The Poughkeepsie Navy [illus]                                               1982                67        24-36

Sale of Loyalist Estates in Dutchess County: The Effect

on Landholding Patterns [illus] [map]                        1982                67        37-69

Alexander Hamilton, Melancton Smith, and the Ratification

of the Constitution in Poughkeepsie, New York

[illus] [map]                                                                1984                69        4-31

The Constitution and New York – Adjusting to Circumstances:

New York’s Relationship with the Federal

Government, 1776-1788 [illus]                                  1988                73        6-25

The Right to Choose: Suffrage During the Revolutionary

Era                                                                               1988                73        26-36

Life 200 Years Ago in the Original Nine Towns of Dutchess

Amenia, Beekman, Clinton, Fishkill, North East,

Pawling, Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck, Washington)     1988                73        37-69

Catharyna Brett: Portrait of a Colonial Businesswoman

(1687-1764) [photos] [illus] [maps]                           1992                77        1-126

 

 

Sports

Ice Yachting on the Hudson River – The Poughkeepsie Ice

Boat Association

Part I   [photo]                                                 1951                36        58-80

Part II                                                                          1952                37        42-57

The Poughkeepsie Tennis Club – Its First Fifty Years          1959                44        27-53

Baseball in Dutchess County, When It Was a Game [photos]2001-02         83        13-16

Remembering Baseball – A Conversation with Walter

Patrice [photos]                                                          2001-02           83        17-21

Running in Dutchess County                                                  2001-02           83        22-37

The Bicycle In and Around Poughkeepsie [illus]                   2001-02           83        38-47

A Hundred-Yard Dash Through Vassar’s Athletics

Traditions [photos]                                                     2001-02           83        48-54

Soccer in Dutchess County                                                     2001-02           83        55-56

Soccer in Dutchess County: The Germania Club [photos]    2001-02           83        57-60

Golf in Dutchess County: 1884 to 2000 [photo]                    2001-02           83        61-70

The Junior Davis Cup: Poughkeepsie Tennis Club [illus]     2001-02           83        71-75

Two Centuries of Ice Yachting on the Hudson [photos]        2001-02           83        76-83

Sports Museum of Dutchess County                                      2001-02           83        84-85

Samuel J. Kalloch (high school coach) [photo]                     2001-02           83        86-90

The Regatta: As I Remember [photos] [illus]                        2001-02           83        91-97

Rowing on the Hudson [photos] [illus]                                  2009                88      146-159

Ice Yachting: Describing the Ride of a Lifetime [photos]     2010                89        40-53

 

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Early History of Golf in Dutchess County

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        25-42

The History of Fox Hunting in Dutchess County

[photos] [illus]                                                            2011                90        65-82

Orvis Sandanona Shooting Grounds [photos] [illus]              2011                90        83-98

 

 

Towns

Early History of Amenia                                                         1915-16           2          13-16

Red Hook Local History                                                         1915-16           2          20-25

Pawling Patent, Alias Staatsburg, and Some of Its Early

Families (Pawling, Staats, DeWitt, Ames, Russell,

Mulford, Uhl, Hughes, Bergh, Lewis, Levingston,

Cookinham, Forman, Smith) [photo]                         1915-16           2          28-44

Talk on Rhinebeck (2nd Annual Pilgrimage)                         1918                4          12-21

Original Dutchess County Settlements                                   1919                5          21-24

Chelsea and Its Mill [photo] [illus] [map]                              1919                5          25-29

Glimpses of Dover History [photo]                                        1921                6          18-25

The Brick Meeting House in the Nine Partners (Village of

Mechanic/Mabbett’s; Filkintown; businesses)           1922                7          16-20

Harts-Village                                                                          1922                7          20-22

Amenia One Hundred Years Ago                                          1922                7          24-33

Addresses during the Annual Fall Pilgrimage of

September 15, 1923 (New Paltz and the Huguenots) 1924                9          17-27

A Historical Sketch of the Town of Clermont (book review)            1929                14        36

Peter De Labigarre and the Founding of Tivoli

[photo] [map]                                                              1929                14        45-60

Notes on the Illustrations in This Year Book (photos

of waterfalls; portrait of Mrs. Jacobus Sleight)

[photos ff. pp. 10, 12, 14, 16, 18]                               1930                15        27-29

A Broadside of 1768 about Hyde Park (by FDR)                  1932                17        80-82

Three Centennials 1834-1934 (incorporation of the

Village of Rhinebeck)                                                 1934                19        18-19

About Philip Hart and Hart’s Village                                     1935                20        22-25

Danby, Vermont – Settled by Men from Nine Partners,

Dutchess County                                                         1935                20        55-59

The Indians; the Hoffmans; Tivoli; and Callendar House     1936                21        21-24

Eight Anniversaries (churches)                                              1937                22        21-22

Three Chapters in the Early History of Pine Plains and

Her Neighbors                                                            1937                22        71-79

Salt Point                                                                                1938                23        26-33

The Town of Clinton                                                              1941                26        42-61

Berlin, Vermont and Its Connection with Dutchess County  1941                26        65-67

An Account of the Eastern and Southeastern Portions of the

Town of Hyde Park                                                    1942                27        29-46

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Some History and Some Traditions of Pawling, New York

(rent wars)

Part I                                                                           1944                29        56-67

Part II                                                                          1945                30        42-53

Part III                                                             1946                31        79-84

Fishkill and Some of Its Historic Spots                                  1947                32        22-28

The House of Hendrick Kip (Fishkill)                                                1947                32        29-30

Mizzen Top Days (Pawling)                                                   1947                32        88-91

The “White House on the Corner”                                         1947                32        92-95

Historic Dover                                                            1948                33        30-37

Dover, and How It Got Its Name                                            1948                33        38-41

Old Drovers Inn                                                                      1948                33        42-44

The Stone Church                                                                   1948                33        45-49

Early Hotels of Hyde Park Village [illus]                              1948                33        87-101

Billeting Receipts of 1759                                                      1948                33      102-106

The Poughquag Neighborhood                                               1950                35        24-29

The Beekman Neighborhood                                                  1950                35        30-33

Union Vale and the Clove                                                      1950                35        34-44

Highlights in the History of the Town of Stanford                 1952                37        24-30

The Early History of Pine Plains                                            1952                37        31-34

History of Glenham, New York                                             1954                39        27-34

The Story of Amenia Union                                                  1960                45        27-30

The South Amenia Neighborhood                                          1960                45        31-38

Hammertown (Rte. 199, northern Dutchess)                          1965                50        26-27

The Breadbasket of the Revolution Past and Future

(Fishkill)                                                                     1967                52        44-48

A Little History of the Town of LaGrange                             1968                53        31-34

The Ledge Where the Bear Jumped Off                                1969                54        29-30

The Reed Family of Amenia                                                  1969                54        31-36

Names and Places in the Town of LaGrange                         1969                54        65-67

Rochdale                                                                                 1970                55        43-44

Schultzville                                                                              1970                55        64-65

The Village of Wappingers Falls Celebrates Its Centennial

[photo]                                                                        1971                56        41-45

Pleasant Valley Celebrates Its Sesquicentennial                     1971                56        46-47

Abel Peters of Clinton Corners                                              1971                56        53-64

A Creamery and the Blacksmith Shops in LaGrange             1971                56        88-90

A History of Tivoli from First Settlement to Incorporation

[photos]                                                                       1972                57        61-66

A History of Tivoli from Incorporation in 1872 to Its

Centennial, June 18, 1972                                          1972                57        67-70

1810 Census Beekman                                                            1972                57        79

1865 Census LaGrange                                                           1972                57        80-84

Fishkill: A Problem, a Solution and a Call for Assistance

(archaeological excavations)                                       1972                57      123-125

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Origin of Meddaugh Road (LaGrange)                           1972                57        142

Milan’s Immigrations, Old and New                                      1973                58        29-31

Milan Pathmasters and Other Things [illus]                           1973                58        32-34

Rhinebeck Area Historic Survey (Livingston family

properties; 16 mile historic district, Rhinebeck

to Red Hook)                                                              1974                59      100-106

A Record of Turmoil: Minutes of the Committee of Safety

for the Town of Northeast, 1778 [photo]                    1975                60        45-67

Constitution’s Birth Marked in Kingston [photos]                 1976-77           61/62   26-28

Town of LaGrange – Revolutionary Period                           1976-77           61/62   38-39

Some Revolutionary War Residences Existing in the

Town of LaGrange                                                      1976-77           61/62   40-41

Pleasant Plains & Frost Mills Notes Added                           1978                63        29

Hell’s Acres (Northeast)                                                         1979                64        48-49

Old Gravestones of the Town of Beekman [photo]                1980                65        29-33

Beekman’s Irish Connection [photos] [illus]                          1981                66        36-43

Masked Burglars in Millerton – 1880 (Finch’s general store

and post office) [photos]                                             1982                67        82-90

The Washington Hollow Fair (Dutchess County Agricultural

Society)                                                                       1982                67      107-109

The Great New Hamburg Fire – 1877 [map]                         1984                69        32-36

South Amenia: An Oral History (Clapp’s Patent)                  1984                69        37-45

The Turnpikes of Pleasant Valley (milestones, p. 166)

[map]                                                                          1984                69      152-170

The Rural Hamlet in Dutchess County: An Endangered

Species [map]                                                             1986                71        1-12

Life 200 Years Ago in the Original Nine Towns of Dutchess           1988                73        37-38

Early Amenia                                                                          1988                73        39-41

The Town of Beekman – 1788                                                           1988                73        42-46

Late Eighteenth Century Clinton (including Hyde Park and

Pleasant Valley)                                                          1988                73        47-49

Fishkill – 1788                                                                        1988                73        50-52

North East                                                                               1988                73        53-56

State of the Town in 1788 – Pawling                                     1988                73        57-60

The Town of Poughkeepsie: 1788                                          1988                73        61-62

Rhinebeck – A Look Backward and Forward                                    1988                73        63-64

Town of Washington                                                              1988                73        65-69

The Val-Kill Industries of Hyde Park [photos]                      1997-98           81        66-92

Excursions Up the Hudson to Mt. Beacon’s Incline Railway

[photos]                                                                       2009                88        76-85

Dutch Rhinecliff [photos]                                                       2009                88      182-197

Thomas Lake Harris and Amenia’s Brotherhood of the

New Life (Amenia, pp. 41-45)                                               2012                91        49-50

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

The Abels of the Town of Union Vale [photos]                     2014                93      127-129

The History of the Grinnell Library (Wappingers Falls)

[photo]                                                                        2014                93      159-161

Nitgedaiget:  A Vanished Utopia (Camp Beacon vacation

resort) [photos] [illus]                                                 2015                94      131-145

 

 

Transportation

(also see “Hudson River”)

Discussion of Old Mile-Stones                                               1915-16           2          18-19

Hudson River Railroad 1847                                                  1918                4          29-30

Albany Stages                                                                         1928                13        52

Report of Committee on Milestones                                       1935                20        17-19

Early Roads on Nine Partners Patent                                      1940                25        56-64

A Trip to the West in 1845                                                     1963                48        42-48

Shunpiking in the Hudson River Valley                                 1967                52        71-78

More Shunpiking in the Hudson River Valley                                   1968                53        57-64

Dutchess County Railroads                                                     1969                54        62

Huckle or Hooker Bush? (railroad)                                        1969                54        63-64

Lane Brothers:  Steam Automobiles and Hardware[photos]  1970                55        45-54

Early Railroads in Dutchess County [photos]            1970                55        75-82

The Poughkeepsie, Hartford & Boston Rail Road                 1971                56        75

Milk Train Wreck [illus]                                                         1972                57        118

Little Martha Was Different! (Hudson River sloop) [photo] 1972                57      117-118

Milk Train Wreck [illus]                                                         1972                57        118

Railroads in Dutchess County                                    1972                57      145-154

The Old Railroads of Dutchess County [maps]                      1974                59        41-63

The Hucklebush Line [photos]                                               1974                59        64-72

A Trip on the Clove Branch Railroad [illus]                          1976-77           61/62   91-105

To the Authors of “A Trip on the Clove Branch Rail Road” 1978                63        37-38

Copies of Cartoons of Life on the Central New England

Railroad [illus]                                                            1979                64        45-47

The Freight Terminal at Fishkill Landing [photos]                1979                64      122-126

Account of the Poughkeepsie and Stormville Plank Road:

Poughkeepsie Eagle – December 6, 1851                  1980                65        21-28

“Capt. Dobbs, One of Our Most Experienced Pilots” [illus] 1981                66      182-207

An Account of the New Hamburg Railroad Disaster of 1871

[illus]                                                                           1983                68        74-82

The Turnpikes of Pleasant Valley (milestones, p. 166)

[map]                                                                           1984                69      152-170

oughkeepsie Horse Cars [photos]                                           1985                70        59-64

The Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge – An Informal History

[photos] [illus]                                                            1985                70        65-71

 

 

Title                                                                                         Year                Vol.     Pages

Last Days of the Newburgh-Beacon Ferry [photos]              2009                88        69-75

Excursions Up the Hudson to Mt. Beacon’s Incline Railway

[photos]                                                                      2009                88        76-85

The Andros Family, Residents of Dutchess County since

1893, Working for the Railroad [photo]                     2014                93      131-134

A Traver Family Saga (Rhinebeck) [photo] [illus] [maps]    2015                94      157-167