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Phone: (914) 277-4977
Address: The Elephant Hotel
335 Route 202, 3rd floor
Somers, NY 10589
Somers History In:
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The Journal News
The Somers Record
(p. 43) the Pratt Institute alumnae magazine
Clay-on-glass animation (click on image )
"The Elephant's Song," based on the story
of Old Bet, is a provocative, 7 minute
clay-on-glass animated film directed by
noted animator Lynn Tomlinson. Since its
introduction on the independent film circuit,
the film has garnered countless awards,
Click on the icons to play
"The Big Story of Old Bet"
American Countryside podcast series of three,
January 8,9,10, 2019.
Our SoundCloud channel, Somersnyhistoryspeak, features stories
derived from our Mabel Addis oral history collection introduced by
Hudson Valley Master Storyteller Jonathan Kruk, pictured above.
Although the offices & galleries of Somers Historical Society are closed, we are
working with Somers Town Historian to fulfill research requests & schedule virtual
appointments via ZOOM. Contact us at
firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
where you can send us a private message.
Our Facebook page is our daily communications portal to you so
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Mask up. Be well. Visit us online.
Visit our digital collections, audio & visual, on our
Access other local history links from our
The Covid-19 Pandemic Archive Collection Project
In partnership with Somers Historical Society,
the Somers Central School District is helping document these
historic times by collecting primary sources from students to be
contributed to the Society's newly created
Covid-19 Pandemic Archive.
Here is one of the first student contributions to the archive.
|View the programs and ceremonies
produced in collaboration with the
Town of Somers as a service
to the community during
the Covid-19 pandemic.
Somers History at Home
Fourth of July
Woody Guthrie Hootenanny
September 11 Commemoration
Santa's Magical History Tour
|Celebrate World Circus Day with us
virtually on YouTube April 17th!
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