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Picturing Our Past: National Register Sites in Westchester County Gray Williams

Picturing Our Past: National Register Sites in Westchester County

Gray Williams

Published January 1st 2003
ISBN : 9780915585144
Hardcover
480 pages
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More than four years have gone into the preparation of this lavishly illustrated panorama of Westchester history, organized around the more than 165 sites in the National Register of Historic Places. With 275 new full-color photographs, evocativeMoreMore than four years have gone into the preparation of this lavishly illustrated panorama of Westchester history, organized around the more than 165 sites in the National Register of Historic Places. With 275 new full-color photographs, evocative historical illustrations, and a lively accompanying text, Gray Williams takes you on a tour of the countys rich and diverse past, beginning with the great manors of Colonial times and ending with such 20th-century landmarks as Playland and Caramoor.Every city, town, and village in the county is represented. The sites range from the familiar, such as Lyndhurst and Sunnyside, to the less known, such as the public bath houses in Yonkers and the African American Stony Hill Cemetery in Harrison.