Monthly Archives: January 2012

Those Deyo Girls

Gertrude, Elvira and Petronella, the three daughters of Matthew Deyo and Julia Etta DuBois, were born and raised in Rosendale, New York. There is little information about the girls’ private lives, but what we do know, comes from their personal artifacts. … Continue reading

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A Bunch of Nails

Here at Historic Huguenot Street I have been looking through the book Early American Wrought Iron by Albert H. Sonn. I am starting a project dealing with the metal hardware in the houses on the Street, and Sonn’s book has … Continue reading

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