​Welcome to our Videos-on-Demand Page.  Our intent is to create videos of each of our monthly presentations and of anything else of interest to the members of the Rhinebeck Historical Society.  We would like to thank Channel 23 PANDA TV for their assistance in providing access to all of the​ videos provided here. Below is the index of what we have available to date.  Click on the presentation name to view.
​​​​2022 VIDEOS

JAN 2022 Bricks & Brick Ruins of the Hudson Valley (Tom Rinaldi & Rob Yasinsac)

​​​​2021 VIDEOS

DEC 2021 The Point, Calvert Vaux's 1855 Creation (Jon Lawson)​​

NOV 2021  Wilderstein Updates (Katherine Charapko)

SEPT 2021  Life in Service (Don Fraser)​

MAY 2021 The Dows Family & Life at Foxhollow Farm (David Byars)​

APR 2021 Sacred Grounds: History of Rhinebeck's Cemeteries (Beverly Kane)

​​MAR 2021 A Virtual Walking Tour of the Village of Rhinebeck, Part 1 (Mike Frazier)

FEB 2021 Forgotten Hamlets of Dutchess County, Part 2 (David Turner)

JAN 2021 Murals of the Hudson Valley (Franc Palaia)​


​​DEC 2020  The History of The Starr Institute (Duane Ragucci & Beverly Kane)

​​NOV 2020 The History of Boarding Houses in Rhinebeck (David Miller)

OCT 2020Gravestone Cleaning in Rhinebeck Cemetery (Connie Lown)​

​SEPT 2020
Forgotten Hamlets of Dutchess County, Part 1 (David Turner)​​

JULY 2020 History of the Dutchess County Fair (David Miller)

FEB 2020
Ice Harvesting in the Hudson Valley (David Miller)

​OCT 2019   Ellerslie  (Mike Frazier)

​SEPT 2019   War Dogs - The K-9 Corps (Ron Gabriel)

MAY 2019   The Schultz Family   (David Miller)

​​APRIL 2019  A Road Through Time  (Richard Feigle)

​FEB 2019    Gilded Age Scandals   (Don Fraser)

​​JAN 2019    Life Along The Hudson (Pieter Estersohn - Book review)


2018 VIDEOS​

Nov 2018      Civil War Letters (Duane Ragucci w/Pete Bedrossian & Mark Russell) 

​​Sept 2018   
 The World War One Soldier (Neil Murray)

​​April 2018      History of Palatine Architecture in Rhinebeck (Don McTernan and Bob Hedges)

​March 2018     The History of Lionel Trains     (Ron Gabriel)​​

Feb 2018​        WWI and the End of the Gilded Age    (Don Fraser)

Jan 2018​​        Life in Rhinebeck During WWI   (David Miller)

​​​2017 VIDEO

​​Nov 2017​       Tales from Dutchess County Documents - Crime and Society in Rhinebeck                           (Will Tatum)

Oct 2017        Olin Dows as an army artist - WWII         (Chip Holman)                            

​Sept 2017      Eleanor Roosevelt,Triumphs and Challenges      (Anthony Musso)

​​​​June 2017      Rhinebeck Cemetery Tour   (Friends of Rhinebeck Cemetery, RHS)
May 2017       The Stone Church  (Mike Frazier) 

May 2017       Palatines in Rhinebeck​   (Bill Jeffway & Nancy Kelly)

May 2017     Prohibition in Rhinebeck​​   (Nancy Kelly & Will Tatum) 

​​April 2017       If Maps Could Talk ~ The 1802 Turnpike Map of Rhinebeck (Bill Jeffway)

​​March 2017     The History of Old Time Radio  (Ron Gabriel) 

​​February 2017​​  The History of the Bluestone Industry in Ulster County   (Bob Donaldson)

January 2017  The History of Ferncliff Forest  (Knick Staley)

​​​​​2016 VIDEO

​​December 2016  The History of Hops and Beer    (David Miller} 

​​November 2016​  The Astor Maps   (Mike Frazier and Connie Lown)

​October 2016  The History of Slate Quarry   (Jack Conklin)

​​August 2016   ​100 Anniversary of National Park Service   (Scott Rector)

​​​June  2016      Clermont and the Livingston's  (Eliot Hawkins with Jane Miller)

May 2016  Racing Through History at Rhinebeck Speedway  (Jim Biffle)​​

​​March 2016     The History of Rhinebeck Aerodrome  (Clay Hammond)

​​February 2016  Hidden Treasures of the Catskills    (Tony Musso)

​​January 2016   Public Healthcare comes to Rhinebeck   (Sandra Lewenson, Pace Univ.)

2015 VIDEO

​​September 2015  History of the Frost Family of Rhinebeck  (Steven Mann)

​​May 2015   Hudson Valley in the Ice Age  (Professors Johanna and Robert Titus)

​​April 2015    The DAR Collection - Rhinebeck houses now and then (D. Miller, D. McTernan)

​​March 2015   The Revolutionary War Soldier   (Neil Murray)

​​February 2015
Staatsburg: A Village Lost in Time  (Tony Musso)

January 2015  Rhinebeck during WWII and Korea  (Peter Sipperley)

​​​​​​​​​2014 VIDEO

October 2014   The History of the Beekman Arms  (Brian Plumb)

September 2014   The History of St. Joseph's Church of Rhinecliff​​ (Mike Frazier)

May 2014​    The 75th Anniversary of the Rhinebeck Post Office  (Anthony Musso, Michael Frazier and David Miller)

April 2014     The Mills of Landmans Kill (Marilyn Hatch & David Miller)

​​February 2014   Hidden Treasures of the Hudson Valley Part 2 (Tony Musso)​

​January 2014   The History of Rock Ledge Estate  (Lenard Stienburg)


2011 - 2013 VIDEOS

​​​​​March 2011    Bud Rogers   The History of the Reformed Church

May 2011      Michael Frazier  Rhinecliff Walking Tour

May 2011      Warren Smith   The Locusts

December 2011  Tom Daley
Historic Homes of the Hudson Valley​​

October 2011 Patrick Higgins  The Doughboy Statue

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​February 2012 David Miller  How to Research the History of a House

​March 2012    Brian McAdoo  The African American History of Rhinebeck

April 2012  Cynthia Owen Philip  The Delano's of the Hudson Valley

May 2012    Steven Mann   Rhinebeck Cemetery Walking Tour

June 2012   J Winthrop Aldrich  Red Hook Splits With Rhinebeck

September 2012  David Miller  The History of Mail Delivery in Rhinebeck

October 2012   Anthony Musso  Hidden Treasures of the Hudson Valley

November 2012  Marilyn Hatch  The History of the Methodist Church
December 2012  James Chapman  The History of the Rhinecliff Hotel

​​​​​​​​​​​​January 2013 Steven Mann  The Quakers in Dutchess County

​​February 2013 Mike Frazier  
The Teal Maps​                                    (updated Jan 2017)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​March 2013   John Lobotsky Farming in Rhinebeck

May 2013    Leigh Anne Bishop  The History of Laura Franklin Delano(added Feb 2017)

​June 2013 Mark Isaacs  History of St. Pauls Church (Wurtenburg)

​​​​July 2013    RHS and Rhinebeck Consortium  July 4th Gettysburg Address​​

October 2013   David Miller  History of Cigar Making in Rhinebeck

​​​November 2013   Mike Frazier, Elizabeth Clarke, Chris Klose, David Miller  Civil War Voices

​​December 2013   Sally Mazzarella, Dorie McKibbin, Kay Verrilli   The Women Who Saved Rhinebeck