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Queen Mary I, the monarch of England and Ireland since 1553, dies and is succeeded by her 25-year-old half-sister, Elizabeth. The two half-sisters, both daughters of King Henry VIII, had a stormy relationship during Mary’s five-year reign. Mary, who was[…]Read more...
WHAT: Sullivan County Historical Society Holiday Open House
WHEN: Saturday, December 2nd 11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Please note change of date and time)
WHERE: Sullivan County Museum - 265 Main St., Hurleyville, NY
FOR INFORMATION: Please call: 845-434-8044
Sullivan County Historical Society Holiday Open House
The Sullivan County Historical Society will participate in “Holiday in Hurleyville” with an open house to be held December 2nd (please note change of date) from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., Hurleyville.
Come see the Museum decked out in its holiday finery.
For information please call: 845-434-8044
What: Woodsongs Coffeehouse Presents RhythmFest
When: Saturday, November 18th, 2017, 6pm (doors open at 5:00)
Where: Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main Street, Hurleyville, NY
Who: Host band Little Sparrow with special guest Vinny Sticks Featured performers Robin Rabii and The Drummers!
Sullivan County Historical Society Plans Holiday Open House
The Sullivan County Historical Society would like to invite any organization or individual to decorate a theme tree or exhibit to be presented at their 2017 Holiday Open House.
The Open House will be held Sunday, December 3rd - 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Sullivan County Museum - 265 Main Street - Hurleyville, NY.
For information regarding sitting up a tree or exhibit please call (845) 434-8044
The newest acquisition at the Gift Shop at the Sullivan County Historical Society is David Gold’s latest book, Judge Cooke. David Gold is a South Fallsburg native who has an interest as well as a PhD in History. Judge Lawrence Cooke was the former Chief Judge of New York State and a lifelong resident of Monticello, NY. The book takes a look at Judge Cooke as a person as well as a respected jurist.
The Sullivan County Historical Society at the Sullivan County Museum in Hurleyville has an entire room devoted to Judge Lawrence Cooke available for the public to visit.
The book is available for purchase in the Gift Shop for $12 or by mail $12 plus $3 s/h.
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During the 1940s and 1950s, the Catskills was one of the top tourist destinations in the world. In the summer months, it was home to more than one million visitors. During the 1940s and 1950s, the Catskills was one of the top tourist destinations in the world. In the summer months, it was home to more than one million visitors.