UPCOMING PROGRAM: TUESDAY MAY 27TH AT 6 PM VIA ZOOM:
The Birth of Industry, Leisure & the Arts in the Hudson Valley: A Free Multimedia Presentation
Join local historians and authors of the Life & Death of the Kingston Post Office book, Stephen Blauweiss and Karen Berelowitz, for a free engaging and informative PhotoTalk based on their upcoming book The Story of Historic Kingston: A Journey Through the Hudson Valley and its Connections with New York City, featuring over 850 photographs. This PhotoTalk covers a thriving era in Kingston and Hudson Valley history they call “The Roaring 1820s” and its intricate relationship with New York City’s development. Topics include:
Glass, Tanning & Barrels
Mountain Houses & Tourism
Hudson River School Painters
Delaware & Hudson Canal
There will also be time for discussion and Q&A. Whether you’re a novice or an expert you’ll be surprised how much there is to discover!