People

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Frederick Vanderbilt

A biography of Frederick William Vanderbilt, American capitalist.

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Louise Vanderbilt

The life of Louise Vanderbilt, an American socialite.

 
 
 

Indigenous Peoples

Prior to European settlement of Hyde Park, this area was part of the homeland of the Wappinger Indians, an Eastern Algonquian-speaking tribe from New York and Connecticut. The Native American presence in the Hudson River valley of eastern New York spans roughly 12,000 years.

 

Last updated: November 17, 2020

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