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From: RogersGen(a)aol.com <RogersGen(a)aol.com>
Date: Tuesday, October 05, 1999 11:29 PM
Subject: Yorktown Historical Society New Web Feature
Preserve the Past - Enlighten the Future
Dear Friends and Members,
Take a moment to view the newest feature on the Yorktown Historical
web site -- Endangered Treasures. Thanks to webmaster Peggy Derevlany
can find out about the unique historical and architectural features of the
stone chapel in Mohegan Lake at http://www.yorktownhistory.org
The Normandy-style chapel has an interesting connection to the illustrious
LaFarge family and the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City.
Preserving the past can come in many forms. If you have an idea on
preserving this endangered treasure, feel free to submit your suggestion in
As always, we invite you to pass along this note to a friend who is
interested in Yorktown's history.
Fostering public awareness and pride in preserving Yorktown's historical,
agricultural and cultural heritage