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SOTM Contents: Jul-Sep 2017

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Vol. 61, No. 3; July-September 2017


2017 Historic Preservation Merit Awards
This year seven awards were given in five categories. A new category called rehabilitation was initiated this year. One special commendation was also awarded.

Book Review
Your editor reviews Bibsy, a historical novel by Brenda Ross, set in Rockland County circa 1950.

COVER PICTURE. Bouquets of flowers, provided by Historical Society Trustee Madeline Muller, graced the tables at the 2017 Historic Preservation Merit Awards Country Supper.

South of the Mountains is one of the tangible benefits of membership in the Historical Society of Rockland County. For more information on membership, click here:

SOUTH OF THE MOUNTAINS (ISSN 0489-9563) is published quarterly by:
The Historical Society of Rockland County
20 Zukor Road
New City, NY 10956
Phone: (845) 634-9629
Fax: (845) 634-8690
[email protected].

Single copy price of South of the Mountains is $5, including postage and handling.

Back issues of South of the Mountains, from 1958 through 2013, are digitized and can be viewed at A direct link can be found at

While all efforts are made to ensure accuracy in the articles, the Historical Society assumes no responsibility for opinions and conclusions expressed or implied by contributors.

The editors welcome contributions of letters and articles. Please contact us at the Historical Society.

© 2017 The Historical Society of Rockland County
All rights reserved

Editor: Marjorie H. Johnson
Consulting Editor: Marianne B. Leese

Printing by Harrington Press, Nyack, New York


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