WHITE PLAINS, NY (WCBS 880) – Westchester County has found a colorful way to show off its rich history.
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On the county’s website, you can now search more than 9,000 historical photographs and maps.
It’s all a part of the newly launched Westchester County Archives Digital Collections.READ MORE: Feast Of San Gennaro Returns In Little Italy As Vendors Take COVID Precautions
“I think seeing beautiful photographs, it just shows you that we’ve always put an emphasis on the public having the opportunity to enjoy this landscape and we should treasure it,” says county archives director Patty Dohrenwend. “It’s important to know our history and to appreciate the past as well.”MORE NEWS: Search For Suspects After Man Shot, Another Robbed While Dining Outside Philippe Restaurant On Upper East Side
All the historical documents can be found on the county’s website HERE.