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Town of Hunter Historian and MTHS board member Dede Terns-Thorpe has published a new book titled Tidbits of the Town of Hunter.
You can purchase a copy on Amazon
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See a full list of our 2021 events and programs with details here
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Below: A photo from the unveiling of the Camp Jened historical marker on October 2, 2021.
Read the current issue of our quarterly publication The Hemlock.
From our Archives and Notable Links:
- Town of Hunter historian and MTHS board member Dede Terns-Thorpe has published a new book titled Tidbits of the Town of Hunter. You can purchase the book on Amazon.
- Blog post "A Towering Sense of Place" on the history of the Hunter Fire Tower
The Hotel Kaaterskill 1883 Fire Safety Survey and floor plan.
One of several letters from Civil War soldier William Young. Donated by Odile Dwyer.
A collection of glass plate negatives. The gift of Shirley and Gerald Dunn See details here.
Clove Road by Justine Hommel -A 2006 article by Justine Hommel
- The Dodd House - Also by Justine an article from the archives of The Hemlock
- A favorite part of our collection to many local residents is the collection donated by Wilma Kohler. It includes one of our favorite photographs of photographer John Rusk and a signature quilt from 1846.
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