The Historic Walton Theatre

As was the case in many small towns around the country, a village wasn’t complete until it had it’s own Opera Hall. While it may seem like a funny goal for today’s communities, pleasureable pursuits were a sign of the wealth of a town, and having the time, and clothes, to attend the finer arts like opera was indeed a sign you had arrived.

Walton Theatre Audience

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Teaching in Bovina’s One Room Schools

Explore a little of the history of teachers who ruled the roost at the 13 schools in Bovina.  

Maynard Schoolhouse, Bovina

Bovina Historical Society

Click here for full article on Ray LaFever's blog.  Photo:Jean Hoy at the Maynard School, c. 1920s, picture courtesy of the Bovina Historical Society.

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Stamford Travel Guide

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Hancock Travel Literature Scans

 

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Hancock Introduction

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Turn Of The Century Days, Roxbury NY

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Main Street Tour by Horse Drawn Carriage

 

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