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Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y. History of Bard College formerly St Stephen's College.

Clermont, Germantown, N.Y. Information pertaining to the history of Clermont, Robert Livingston's estate (circa 1740) and the Livingston families.

Consortium of Rhinebeck History, Rhinebeck, New York Includes: Frank Teal Papers; St Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Red Hook; St John's Evangelist Cemetery, Barrytown; Sacred Heart Cemetery, Barrytown

Dutchess County Department of History Preserves and promotes Dutchess County history.

Dutchess County Historical Society, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Lists hours and local and genealogy sources available at the Glebe House in Poughkeepsie.

Fulton History Search Old New York State historical Newspapers Pages for Red Hook Newspapers (1859-1917)

Hudson River Valley Heritage Selected images from Historic Red Hook archival collections.

Hudson River Valley Review, Marist College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Periodic articles and books about the history of the Hudson Valley.

Montgomery Place, Annandale-on Hudson Janet Livingston Montgomery's 380-acre historic estate and mansion situated on the Hudson River.ours of the mansion, Red Hook's crown jewel within the 16-mile Hudson River National Heritage Area.

Museum of Rhinebeck History, 7015 Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY Housed in the 1798 Quitman House; periodic exhibits and tours of the house; research by appointment.

Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, Red Hook, N.Y. One of the largest collections worldwide of airworthy World War I vintage aeroplanes; airshows on summer weekends.

Rhinebeck Historical Society, Rhinebeck, N.Y. Town records from the 1700s, including books, maps and more.

St Margaret's Home, Red Hook, N.Y. Early "orphan asylum" (1852) for girls.


These videos of recent Historic Red Hook presentations as well as programs from earlier years offer interesting insights into Red Hook’s local history. Thanks to videographers Fred Cartier, John Vincent, David Miller and Channel 23PANDATV.

Uncovering the History of Your House by Emily Majer, October 29, 2017

Ward Manor: Progressive Paradise by Emily Majer. February 26, 2017

Public Health Comes to Red Hook and Rhinebeck

Building Faith: John Bard, His College and the Episcopal Church 

Chanler Chapman: They Threw Away the Mold!

Ready Made Houses in Red Hook

The Red Hook Public Library: Eight Sides to a Story

A Cultural History of the Women of the Town of Red Hook, NY 1850-1950

Searching Genealogical Records in Colonial America on the Internet

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Civil War Voices

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