Dutchess County Vintage Views c1910 is the Clinton Historical Societys summer exhibit for 2019. On display will be 1,500 original postcard images c1910 of buildings and sites in the towns and villages of Dutchess County c1910. This collection highlights the Golden Age of Postcards (1907-1915) when seven 1-cent postcards were mailed for every person in the U.S. The exhibit also includes over 80 original photographs of the landmark buildings, streets, and sites of Olde Poughkeepsie c1910, with a special feature of the seven fire companies of that era. Smith Brothers Cough Drops, DeLaval Separator Co., and Adriance Platt Mowers are included in the display.
The free exhibit will beOPENWEEKENDS FROM JULY 6 - JULY 28, from 1-4 PM at the Creek Meeting House, at 2433 Salt Point Turnpike in Clinton Corners (1 mile east of the Taconic Parkway). Find us on Facebook at Clinton Historical Society and on our website clintonhistoricalsociety.org.
For information, call Craig Marshall, 845-242-5879.