Mary DeVenoge Miller. Photo courtesy of M. Austin. Dr. and Mrs. DeVenoge’s daughter, Mary DeVenoge married Louis Miller. Louis and Mary Miller had a boarding house around 1900. Perhaps it was the one Mary’s folks had had that was featured … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: February 2011
L. DeVenoge, MD, Eldred, Sullivan County, N.Y. 7 miles from Shohola, transportation $1.60 double room, adults $8 to $12; servants $8; discount for season. Good fishing; boats free. Dr. Leon DeVenoge owned a lot of property around Round Pond, which … Continue reading
What you may ask, does Julia Smith have to do with Eldred, New York? Julia’s mother was Hannah Haddasseh Hickok Smith, a cousin to Hannah Hickok Eldred, mother of Mary Ann Eldred Austin. And the above news article was glued … Continue reading
1918 Card sent to McKinley Austin. Courtesy of M.B. Austin. 1920s card sent to Ell Austin from his granddaughter Dot. Courtesy of Kathy T. 1925 Postcard. Courtesy of Kathy T.
Bradley Farm Boarding House, Isaac M. Bradley, Proprietor 6 miles from Shohola. Conveyance, $1 each. Accommodate 35; 22 rooms; adults, $5 single; $1.50 per day. Center of trout, perch and pickerel fishing. Boats free. Deer, bear, partridge, rabbit, woodcock, wild … Continue reading
George Layman, proprietor of a large Summer boarding house at Barryville, Sullivan County, tied a rope around his neck, to which was attached a large stone, on Wednesday, and then waded out into the Delaware River to drown himself. His … Continue reading