When Dennis McClure first moved to the country in the 60’s, he tried to fit in with the locals. But corralling his first pig was more like a fraternity hazing!
The first day Jasper Fox went sailing at 10, he was terrified and never wanted to get back in a boat. But by the second day, you couldn’t get him out.
Up until the fourth grade,Travis Jackson attended a segregated school. That all changed after Thurgood Marshall’s visit. From the New City Library.
The Liberty Ship whistle from Conrad Milster’s vast collection. This one was recorded during the Pratt Institute’s New Years Eve whistle blow.
No other sound says fall like the honking of Canada Geese. Like the changing of the leaves and shorter days, they let us know winter is on its way.
“You could live you’re whole life out of that store” says Julian Weiner of the business his parent’s owned and operated from 1931 to the late 60s in Kingston, NY.
Park Ranger and tour guide Franceska Macsali Urbin has given hundreds of tours of FDR’s home, but one tour topped them all.
Recorded for Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Site.