Kaaterskill From the Catskill Mountain House to the Hudson River School by Mountain Top Historical Society

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Published by Black Dome Press .

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Subjects:

  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Kaaterskill Falls Region (N.Y,
  • History: American,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Kaaterskill Falls Region (N.Y.),
  • Description and travel,
  • History,
  • Kaaterskill Clove Region (N.Y,
  • Kaaterskill Clove Region (N.Y.)

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8520937M
ISBN 100962852384
ISBN 109780962852381

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by Allegra Goodman. It is the summer of In the beautiful country of upstate New York lies Kaaterskill, a tiny town where Jewish Orthodox summer people and Yankee year-rounders live side by side from June to August. Elizabeth Shulman, mother of five daughters, needs a project of her own outside her.

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Kaaterskill Falls, located between the Greene County hamlets of Palenville and Haines Falls, can be treacherous. There were six deaths in the area and 34 rescues fromaccording to the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC).

Many of the deaths were from slipping and falling off either tier of the foot falls.

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