Online Exhibits

Picturing Our Past

This exhibit features photographs taken by Gray Williams for his book Picturing Our Past: National Register Sites in Westchester County.

Picturing Our Past: Romantic Westchester

The paintings of Thomas Cole and his affectionate vision of innocent enjoyment amid the beauties of nature embody the spirit of the Romantic era in 19th-century America, a period when ...
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Mead Memorial Chapel, Waccabuc

Picturing Our Past: The Federal Period

After more than seven years of devastating war, Westchester made a surprisingly rapid recovery. County and town governments resumed normal operations. Buildings of every kind, from homes and stores to ...
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Philipsburg Manor, Sleepy Hollow

Picturing Our Past: The Colonial Era

European settlement in Westchester County began about the middle of the 17th century, at first along the easily accessible shores of the Hudson River and Long Island Sound, and then ...
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