Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) - Old Dutch Church, Built 1699, Sleep Hollow, Tarrytown, N.Y.
Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)

Old Dutch Church, Built 1699, Sleep Hollow, Tarrytown, N.Y.
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Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) - Old Philipse Manor House, Tarrytown, N.Y.
Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)

Old Philipse Manor House, Tarrytown, N.Y.
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Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) -
Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)

"Lyndhurst," Residence of Miss Helen Gould, Tarrytown, N.Y.
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Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) - Public School, Hartsdale, N.Y.
Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)

Public School, Hartsdale, N.Y.
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Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) - Railroad Station, Hartsdale, New York
Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)

Railroad Station, Hartsdale, New York
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Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale) - Hartsdale M.E. Church and Parsonage
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Hartsdale M.E. Church and Parsonage
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Where is Greenburgh, New York, USA? 

Greenburgh is a town in the western part of Westchester County, New York, United States.

Tarrytown is a village in the town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is located on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, about 25 miles (40 km) north of midtown Manhattan in New York City. To the north of Tarrytown is the village of Sleepy Hollow (formerly "North Tarrytown"), to the south the village of Irvington and to the east unincorporated parts of Greenburgh. The Tappan Zee Bridge crosses the Hudson at Tarrytown.

Hartsdale is a hamlet and a census-designated place located in the town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York.Wikipedia


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News  1860 - COLLISION ON THE HUDSON RIVER RAILROAD - ONE PASSENGER KILLED AND TEN OR FIFTEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED.
A serious collision - the result, apparently, of carelessness - occurred about 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon on the Hudson River Railroad, some two miles north of Tarrytown. The Albany Express train was run into by the Sing Sing way-train, the rear car completely demolished, and the one next to it...Read MORE...


News  1869 - FLIGHT OF AN ALLEGED INCENDIARY
Among those doing business in the block of buildings which was destroyed by fire at Tarrytown on the 30th ult., was a baker named Philip Wigand, who, it appears, for its full value. Since the fire disclosures of a suspicious nature, regarding Wigand's knowledge of its origin, having been made an...Read MORE...


News  1891 - DYNAMITE DISASTER - Frightful Explosion of Blasting Powder on the Hudson. -A Car Containing Thirty Laborers Blown of Atoms.
A flat car loaded with dynamite and drawn by a construction engine was blown to atoms shortly before noon a few days ago, at a place about one and a quarter miles south of Tarrytown, N. Y., on the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad. A gang of workmen, chiefly Italians, were on the car, and...Read MORE...


News  1910 - ROCKEFELLER, JR., FIGHTS FIRE. In Charge of His Own Hose Company at a Pocantico Hills Blaze.
Special to The New York Times.

TARRYTOWN, N. Y., March 23. - Fire in the woods on the estate of John D. Rockefeller gained such headway this afternoon that the Rockefeller fire brigade, with jumper and hose, had to be rushed to the scene. It was followed by John D. Rockefeller, Jr., and his wife ...Read MORE...



1916
Greenburg, a township (town) of Westchester co., N.Y., on the E. bank of the Hudson River. It contains villages named Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry, Hastings upon Hudson, Irvington, and Tarrytown, and part of the village of Whiteplains. Pop. in 1900, 15,564.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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News  1928 - February 8 - 1st transatlantic TV image received, Hartsdale, NY

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1941 - November 30 - 101 year old Nyack-Tarrytown (NY) ferry makes its last run

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Ackerman
America/USA  David Ackerman (1717, , New York, USA - 6 July 1760, Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale))

Bissell
America/USA  Helen Georgia Bissell (15 April 1912, Buffalo, New York, USA - 21 May 1994, Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale)) gravestone

Jurcks
America/USA  Margrietje Jurcks (12 March 1683, Phillipsburgh, New York, USA - 1760, Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale))

Walka
America/USA  Anne Walka (06 February 1919, , Connecticut, USA - 04 September 2006, Greenburgh, New York, USA (Tarrytown) (Hartsdale))
 


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