Being a representation in text and photographs of places
and events relating to Crestwood history as contained in
the archives of the Crestwood Historical Society
CRESTWOOD HISTORICAL SOCIETY
The February 15, 2014, meeting of the
Crestwood Historical Society will
present Westchester County Parks
Department curator and historian,
GIGI CARNES, in a program titled,
“OUR PARKS DURING THE WARS.”
Ms. Carnes will describe how the county’s
parklands were involved in our nation’s war
efforts including some under-cover secret
activities during the first and second World
Wars. Her program will feature newspaper
clippings, illustrations, and photographs in a
never-before compiled story about the home
front in our beautiful parks.
The CHS meets at the Crestwood Library on
Refreshments at 10:00am Ms. Carnes at 10:30am
For info or to join email: CrestwoodHist@aol.com
The CHS meets at the Crestwood Library on Thompson Street
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Eleanor Powell... Sherwood
Farm... Bronx River Parkway...
Francis Asbury... Crestwood
Station... Art Carney...
Stanford White... The
Pendray... St. Eleanora 's
Home... Crestwood Library...
Norman Rockwell ... Yonkers
Park... Troublesome Brook...
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of these things, but its best
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