Collection Facts

Extent: 
37 items
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Historical Context

The majority of items in this collection were donated by the estate of Katherine Deyo Cookingham Downer of Poughkeepsie, N.Y. in 1976.

Scope of Collection

This collection consists of photographs, artifacts, and ephemera related to the Deyo Cookingham Family. This includes a family photograph album with images of the Deyo, Cookingham, Howell, and Brodhead families. The collection also contains selected articles of clothing worn by family members, genealogical information, and assorted ephemera detailing events in the history of the family.