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Goodbye noisy polluted amazing New York, here I am, in a lovely town not far from Hudson where my Amtrak train arrived. My friend Phil came to pick me up, I will stay 4 nights with him and his family.
So nice a place to live. lots of land, to Belgian standards, the house surrounded by lawns, a little pond in the corner, trees and a little wood and even a little brook!
The house is beautiful, and a sign indicates the given name: "Linker Oever", ...
... sent. And so we hailed them on channel 16 as we approached this morning but they were busy with a mast. There were other places we could go down the creek but we yelled at the first person we saw on shore as we passed by and it was the owner- he stopped what he was doing and told us what slip to go to and came to help us dock. At that point he had no idea who we were and that we had contacted him previously- he was just being helpful period. We have had ...
... useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."
I've included a number of photos of the displays so you can get the Cliff Notes version of Eleanor and her life.
Have a look at a few of the photos of Eleanor’s unpretentious home Val-Kill. Just remember them when you see the photos from the Vanderbilt Estate later in the day! Really. Such a contrast in one day. Our U.S. history and times are fascinating.
... http://www.artalongthehudson.com/rhineb eckredhooktivoli/
Hyde Park: http://www.hydeparkny.us/HydeParkVisito rsGuide.pdf
Today we drove to the Vanderbilt mansion in Hyde park. This mansion was one of their smallest, a weekender really, although costing $2.25 miliion in the 1800s!. It was stunning. As they had no children, when they passed away the mansion was given to their niece. She tried to ...