History Books recently published that might be of interest to those drawn to this website are The Bronx River in History & Folklore by Stephen Paul Deville and The Freedom Journey by Edythe Ann Quinn. The following two excerpts are from the back of the… Continue Reading “Books on Bronx River and “The Hills” of West Harrison”
White Plains Library has made available a video of the Battle of White Plains and the video is on YouTube. There is a link to the video on my FB for book. The following info is from their website: Battle of White Plains on… Continue Reading “Battle of White Plains Video”
The following is from White Plains’ website. It is a digital collection of library’s photo collection. At library’s website go to Local History and then Digital Collection: White Plains Library, White Plains Collection The White Plains Public Library is a prime site for community… Continue Reading “White Plains’ Library Digital Collection”
What’s in a name? How does a place get its name? Names are used for identification or as a point of reference. Having different names for places helps distinguish the differences between them. Many of the first roads in White Plains were referred to on… Continue Reading “Origins of Names for Places in White Plains”
Views from the top level of White Plains’ newest parking garage. Great addition to the city that needs more parking spaces.