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Washington, New York, USA

Washington, Dutchess, New York, USA

Trevor Zoo, established in 1936 at Millbrook School, is the only zoo in the country that is located at a high school.




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  • (Washington, NY) - The town was part of the Great Nine Partners Patent of 1697.

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  • 1788 - Washington, New York was formed in 1788 as one of the original towns of the re-organized county.

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  • 1793 - Washington, New York lost territory in 1793 to form the new Town of Stanford.

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  • 1854 - Washington
    Washington, a post-township of Dutchess co., New York, about 70 miles S. from Albany. Population, 2805.
    A New and Complete Gazetteer of the United States: Giving a Full and Comprehensive Review of the Present Condition, Industry, and Resources of the American Confederacy ... Thomas Baldwin (of Philadelphia.) Joseph Thomas January 1, 1854 Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo & Company 1854.

  • The train station in the village of Millbrook was built in 1870 on the lands of Issac Merritt, who laid out the streets soon thereafter.

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  • 1877 - Washington
    POPULATION, 3,000. - SQUARE ACRES, 36,648.

    WASHINGTON was formed March 7, 1788. The origin of its name is obvious. It is mostly comprised within...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Washington
    Washington, a post-village in Washington township, Dutchess co., N.Y., about 15 miles N.E. of Poughkeepsie, and 1 mile E. of the Dutchess & Columbia...Read MORE...


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    Birds Eye View of Bennett School and Grounds, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    General View of "Daheim" Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Millbrook Inn, Millbrook, N.Y., 1905
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  • 1906
    Washington, a post-village in Washington township (town), Dutchess Co., N.Y., about 15 miles NE. of Poughkeepsie. Pop. of the town (which contains...Read MORE...


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    Hare Methodist Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    "Caradoc" Summer Home of Mrs. Roswell Miller, Sr., Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Stone Bridge at "Daheim", Millbrook, N.Y.
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    The Federated Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Grace Episcopal Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Halcyon Hall, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    The Old Brick Meeting House, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    "Thorndale" Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Millbrook Memorial School, Millbrook, N.Y., 1919
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    Hayes Memorial Library, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    "Sandanona," Rose Garden, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Tennis House, Millbrook, N.Y.
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    Washington, N. Y.
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Birds Eye View of Bennett School and Grounds, Millbrook, N.Y.
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General View of "Daheim" Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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Millbrook Inn, Millbrook, N.Y., 1905
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Washington, New York, USA
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Hare Methodist Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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"Caradoc" Summer Home of Mrs. Roswell Miller, Sr., Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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Stone Bridge at "Daheim", Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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The Federated Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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Grace Episcopal Church, Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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Halcyon Hall, Millbrook, N.Y.
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The Old Brick Meeting House, Millbrook, N.Y.
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"Thorndale" Millbrook, N.Y.
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Millbrook Memorial School, Millbrook, N.Y., 1919
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Hayes Memorial Library, Millbrook, N.Y.
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"Sandanona," Rose Garden, Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, New York, USA
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Tennis House, Millbrook, N.Y.
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Washington, N. Y.
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