The Poughkeepsie Regatta, 1891-1950

by Elizabeth Clarke & Ann Sandri. Using text and images, this new book chronicles the establishment of the Intercollegiate Rowing Association and its Regatta, an annual tradition held on the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and Highland. Major university crews vied for supremacy on the Hudson. This sporting  event had a huge impact on the both sides of the river. Makes a great read and a great gift. Online and at bookstores.

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