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Woodruff Motel in Keene

The Woodruff Motel sign in Keene

The Woodruff Motel sign. Summer of 1981. Keene, NY. Photo courtesy of Sue Abbott Jones. The Woodruff Motel was built in 1946 by the Woodruff Motel. Sue Abbott Jones, her (former) husband Tom Kennelly, and his extended family ran the motel from 1975 into the early 1990s.

Carl Tracy hauling hay by truck in West Stockholm

Carl Tracy hauling hay by truck in West Stockholm

Carl Tracy hauling hay by truck.  Picture taken in West Stockholm across the street from Carl Tracy’s home. Warren Tracy, Carl’s son, riding shotgun. The truck is a Model 180 Brockway. Circa 1930s. West Stockholm, NY. Carl Tracy was a farmer, but ran a trucking business as well to make ends meet. The truck pictured […]

Soldiers of the 4th Armored Division at Pine Camp

Soldiers of the 4th Armored Division at Pine Camp

Soldiers from the 4th Armored Division at Pine Camp (now Fort Drum). Three soldiers stand in front of tents; one of them holds a shovel. Watertown, NY. December 1942. Photo by Lola Hewitt. Donated by Jill Johnson.