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Local History Meet-Up: Greetings from Nyack

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February 22, 2020

The Historical Society of Rockland County Invites You to Join Us for

Greetings from Nyack
A Vintage Postcard Exhibition at the Historical Society of the Nyacks

When: Saturday, February 22, 2020, 1-2 pm
Where: Historical Society of the Nyacks Museum, Depew House, 50 Piermont Avenue, Nyack
Price: $FREE (but donations are gratefully accepted)

This is a meet-up announcement for history enthusiasts. All are welcome!

Enjoy a nostalgic view of Nyack as seen in a selection of postcards and trade cards dating back as far as the 1870s.

"Greetings from Nyack"  
features vintage postcard images and trade cards donated to the Historical Society of the Nyacks by the former local resident and Society benefactor Robert Courtwright. Some show streetscapes of Nyack’s downtown; others have a maritime or business focus. Many depict Nyack in a whimsical way or feature places that are now but a distant memory

"Greetings from Nyack," opened in December 2019 a
nd runs until February 29, 2020. Admission is free; donations are accepted. 


The Historical Society of the Nyacks Museum is located in the lower level of the Depew House, 50 Piermont Avenue (directly east of the Nyack Library). 
The entrance to the museum is located under the front porch on the Piermont Avenue side of the building.

Free and metered street parking is available on Piermont Avenue, on adjacent side streets, and in Memorial Park across the street from the museum. Paid parking is also available in the Nyack Library parking lot. 

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The Historical Society of Rockland County is a nonprofit educational institution and principal repository for original documents and artifacts relating to Rockland County. Its headquarters are a four-acre site featuring a history museum and the 1832 Jacob Blauvelt House in New City, New York.

 

 



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