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The Plattekill Historical Preservation Society a is a not-for-profit volunteer organization established in 2000 to promote and celebrate the history of Plattekill, New York (including hamlets of Ardonia, Clintondale, Modena, New Hurley, and Plattekill).


It does this primarily by focusing on community fundraising events, issuing publications, maintaining a website, and partnering with other local historical societies and groups.

New York Heritage Digital Collection features a broad range of materials that present a glimpse into our state’s history and culture.  Over 350 libraries, museums, archives, and other cultural institutions make their collections available in our repository.  These primary source materials span the range of New York State’s history, from the colonial era to present.  Our stories are told through photographs, letters, diaries, directories, maps, books, and more. We as a team - have created the Plattekill Historical Preservation Society Archive. Click above for the full archive.

Ulster County Alive

The Plattekill Historical Preservation Society



Southern Ulster Times

Plattekill’s piece of history

save general store

December 28, 2021

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All about Plattekill, New York


Hudson Valley One

Plattekill Historical Society renovating Grange No. 923

April 2016


Poughkeepsie Journal

Author's 'Las Villas' unfolds history of Plattekill 

Sept 27, 2018

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Historic Mapworks

Plattekill's Map From Ulster County 1875, New York
Published by Walker and Jewett in 1875

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