Marist College Library
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Poughkeepsie NY
John Ansley, Archivist
(845) 575-3000

Adriance Memorial Library
Market Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 485-3445
Lynn Lucas, Local History Librarian at Ext 3311

Dutchess County Records Office
22 Market Street
Poughkeepsie NY 12601
845 - 486 - 2120
Brad Kendall, County Clerk

Dutchess County Surrogate's Court
10 Market Street
Poughkeepsie NY 12601
845 - 431 - 1770

Folpe, Emily Kies It Happened on Washington Square Johns Hopkins University Press ©2002 The Johns Hopkins University Press.  good description of the construction of the Row at Washington Square pp. 73-77 and its subsequent history.

Ghee, Joyce C and Spence, Joan.  Poughkeepsie : halfway up the Hudson Dover, NH : Arcadia, © 1997.  Marist  College Circulating Books – 1st Floor  Call #  F129.P9G531997

Ghee, Joyce C [et alia] editor. Transformations of an American county : Dutchess County, New York  1683-1983  Published by Dutchess County Historical Society on behalf of the Dutchess County Tercentenary Advisory Committee,  ©1986.  Marist College Special Collections HVRS – 1st floor. Library use only.  Call Number  F127.D8 T7 1986

Ghee, Joyce C and Spence, Joan. Poughkeepsie, 1898-1998 : a century of change Charleston, SC : Arcadia, c2000. Marist College, Circulating Books – 1st Floor Call Number F129.P9 G52 2000

Wesley and Barbara H Gottlock Lost Amusement Parks of the Hudson Valley Blurb Inc 2011. c 2011 by the authors, who retain sole copyright to their contributions to this book . Layout designs and graphic elements copyright blurb inc. Chapter 2 Woodcliffe Pleasure Park pp. 53-78 describes the park built on the former Winslow estate west of route 9.

Kramer, Ellen Weill (1915 – 1993), The Domestic Architecture of Detlef Lienau, a Conservative Victorian, Edited by Dale Chodorow, Foreword by Mimi Findlay. Copyright 1961 by Ellen Weill Kramer, New York NY; copyright 2006 by Lawrence Felix Kramer, Redwood City CA.  published March 2006.  426pp  Taken from the NYU PhD thesis of Ellen Kramer. Contains section on the Bech property pp. 190, 206-208, 213-216, 225. 244  And references to Brothers Paul Ambrose Fontaine and John Malachy. Detlef Lienau (1818–1887)

Kuffner, William. John Flack Winslow, senior thesis submitted May 1, 1968 to Edward Cashin to fulfill the requirements for a bachelor of arts at Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY. The introduction describes Kuffner's attempts to locate and interview individuals who may have known Winslow. The main portion is based on Rev. D. H. Wheeler's essay listed elsewhere in these references.

Lewis, Tom, The Hudson, A History. Printed in the USA by R R Donnelly Press, Harrisonburg, VA  Copyright © 2005 by Tom Lewis (1942 - )  342 pp. Section on the ice industry pp 243-249

Carleton Mabee Bridging the Hudson The Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge and Its Connecting Rail Lines, A Many-Faceted History. Fleischmanns, New York. Purple Mountain Press, Ltd. First Edition 2001. Copyright 2001. Published prior to the opening of the Walkway over the Hudson; describes the early history of the Railroad Bridge in informative short essays.

Edmund Platt (1865 – 1939)  Eagle's history of Poughkeepsie : from the earliest settlements, 1683 to 1905.  Poughkeepsie NY, Dutchess County Historical Society 1987.  Marist College Special Collections HVRS – 1st floor. Library use only.  Available also at Adriance Library

Carney Rhinevault and Tatiana Rhinevault Hidden History of the Mid-Hudson Valley: Stories from the Albany Post Road. The History Press, Charleston SC © 2011 by Carney Rhinevault and Tatiana Rhinevault. See chapter "The Rise and Fall of Woodcliff Pleasure Park" pp 133-142.

Voegtle, Leonard A (1933 – 2001)  Go to the Land I Will Show You, The Marist Brothers in the United States, Marist Press, New York, 1995  207 pp

Holly Wahlberg, editor.  Reflections on a River  The Hudson River in Dutchess County History.  Dutchess County Historical Society Year Book ¤ Volume 88 (2009) Copyright © 2009 by DCHS 206pp. two chapters are relevant:  Commercial Fishing in Dutchess County by Dan Shapley pp 103-134;  Rowing on the Hudson by John Mylod pp 146-159

Rev. D. H. Wheeler John Flack Winslow & His Monitor, Poughkeepsie, 1896 (Adriance Memorial Library - Rare book). The text is now available on the Internet , courtesy of Google.


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