A search and rescue team in Benson
John Washburn (right) with his search and rescue crew. Circa 1970s or 1980s. Benson, NY. Photo courtesy of the Hamilton County Historian’s Office.
Hugh Peters, Jr. lives in Hope, NY. He started working for the DEC starting in 2000. He did all kinds of jobs for them, from making signs to clearing trails. Listen to his story here.
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