Built in 1931 for the 186th Artillery of the New York Reserve, the Armory was decommissioned in 2010 and through intervention by State Senator William Larkin, was offered to the City of Newburgh for... Read More
Just prior to the Jazz Age, in addition to accoutrements to enhance a new lifestyle, leisure time took on new importance for a new leisure class, and activities ( which were once the conceit of a... Read More
"Andrew Jackson Downing was a protagonist for public parks and had he not drowned at the age of 36 it is likely that Downing, rather than Olmsted, would have received the commission to design Central... Read More
Study the history of the Terminal and Hudson Valley names such as Ramsdell and Colden and Mailler crop up. Read More
When Edith Wharton wrote "Hudson River Bracketed" readers in polite society knew of the architectural style to which she referred: the ubiquitous, Carpenter Gothic style visible in so many church... Read More