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Underground Railroad Photographer Wanted

by Joseph Mitlof

The Historic UnderderGround Railroad Society (HUGRS)  is seeking a professional local photographer to photograph the scene depicted here of  Jacob Getlar Smith’s mural at the Nyack P.O.   A professional photo is needed for the HUGRS exhibit and will be used in a  proposal to Congressman Engel for creation of an “Underground Railroad” commemorative stamp. Offers should be submitted via email to

You can view the latest historic marker commemorating the UGRR  in the Hudson Valley at the new Provident bank on 9W.

Nyack People & Places, a weekly series that features photos and profiles of citizens and scenes near Nyack, NY, is sponsored by Sun River Health.

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