The Birth of Industry, Leisure & the Arts in the Hudson Valley *Virtual Lecture* Mon. Jun. 7, 7pm

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2021-06-07 19:00 - 2021-06-07 20:00

The Birth of Industry, Leisure & the Arts in the Hudson Valley

* Virtual Lecture *
 

Monday, June 7 at 7:00 pm
 

Program in partnership with the Ulster County Library Association.

Join local historians and authors, Stephen Blauweiss and Karen Berelowitz, for an engaging and informative PhotoTalk based on their upcoming book, The Story of Historic Kingston: A Journey Through the Hudson Valley and its Connections with New York City, featuring over 850 photographs. This PhotoTalk covers a thriving era in Kingston and Hudson Valley history we call The Roaring 1820s and their intricate relationship with New York City’s development.

Topics include:

·        Glass, Tanning & Barrels
·        Mountain Houses
·        Hudson River School Painters
·        Delaware & Hudson Canal
·        Bluestone, Brick, Cement
·        Ice Harvesting

Registration is required. Please note: Registrants will receive a Zoom link shortly after registering for this program (subject line will read: Ulster County Library Association: The Birth of Industry, Leisure & the Arts in the Hudson Valley). To ensure entry to the presentation, please make sure you save this email. A Zoom link will not be sent out by our staff the day of the program.

Click here to register