Photo Archive Portfolios

The Historical Society endeavors to preserve the past and tell the story of our communities through these photographic portfolios. Many of the portfolios accompany "Feature of the Month" articles about Yorktown's past.

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1940 Survey of Yorktown

80 Years of Heroism
Mohegan V.F.D.

October 2001/August 2003

June 2001

April 2001
Incarnation Camp

September 2000

Mohegan Quarry

June/July 2000
The Ole Swimmin' Hole

May/June 2000
Mohegan circa 1900

February through May 2000
Mohegan circa 1900

December 1999 Feature
Millennium or Media Madness
October/November 1999 Feature - "FIRE!"
James Strang
August/September 1999 Feature
Yorktown Grange
Auto Race
April/May 1999 Feature
Briarcliff Auto Race
Yorktown Police circa 1930s
March 1999 Feature
Yorktown's Finest
Sleigh Ride
January/February 1999 Feature
Old Route 35
December 1998 Feature
Amawalk Nursery


Croton Dam
Building the Croton Dam

Photos courtesy of
robert f. giordano ASSOCIATES, Inc.

Designated Landmarks