Stissing Mountain Observation Tower

View of the Stissing Mountain fire observation tower on the border between Milan, Pine Plains and Stanford, Dutchess County. The photograph was taken either in the morning looking east toward Wappinger Creek or in the afternoon looking west toward Cold Spring Creek. This image was created to record the forest fire control activities of the New York State Conservation Department.
Date Original
October 8 1934
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 1736.
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Geographic Locations

Dutchess County