Thursday, August 31, 2017

BY SPECIAL REQUEST: THE 1909 HUDSON-FULTON CELEBRATION AND CROTON WAS THERE

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BY SPECIAL REQUEST: The Hudson-Fulton Celebration was held from September 25 to October 9, 1909 in New York and New Jersey--it was an elaborate commemoration of the 300th anniversary of Henry Hudson's discovery of the Hudson River and the 100th anniversary of Robert Fulton first successful commercial application of the paddle steamer. (Click on the photo, courtesy of THE CROTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY) - SEE AND READ MORE HERE--FROM THE 2013 EVERYTHING CROTON POST http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/07/the-1909-hudson-fulton-celebration.html

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