Archive for the ‘Marlboro Farms’ Category

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“Images of America: Marlborough” photo book sold here at the Library!

July 26, 2016

book

Get a copy of this beautiful book for the sale price of $17 here at MFL!

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Grape Farming

June 24, 2013

SCAN0201“Farmerettes” picking grapes during WWI.

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Past and Present Photos of Camp Young

May 4, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

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Spotlight on Local Farms…

September 3, 2010

September is a great month to visit a local farm market! Before venturing out, first visit the helpful website, Meetmeinmarlborough.com, to help you decide where you would like to go this fall. This website has many informative tabs to select from such as, “Pick Your Own,” Farm Markets,” “Speciality Farms,” and “Wineries.”

Show your support for local farmers!

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Spotlight on Camp Young…

August 23, 2010

Our local history department speculated that this  photo of Camp Young was taken during the time of WWI. People, such as the “farmerettes,” came to Camp Young to pick the fields of Young’s Farm. Camp Young was located North of the Marlboro Middle School.

This photo is from the Badner Collection of our archives. If anyone has more information that you would like to share regarding Camp Young, then please feel free to leave a comment on this post. Thank you!

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Celebrating Marlborough Farming

September 3, 2009

In Celebration of the Marlborough Farm Trail’s official recognition by New York State, here is an old photo of the “Farmerettes” picking grapes during WWI:

WWI Farmerettes

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Harvest season is upon us.

September 2, 2009

John and Mary Pizzo picking currants 1949John and Mary Pizzo picking currants, July 1949.