Mount Airy (Croton on Hudson, NY)
By suzanne welch
(Coldwell Banker)
In the charm filled Village of Croton on Hudson, NY, 30 miles North of NYC and along the Hudson River is a place with natural beauty and a history dating back to the early 1600's. The history of Croton on Hudson and its community dates back to the 17th century when Hendrick Hudson sailed along the Hudson River and anchored his ship, where he met and traded with the Kitchawanic Indians who called this area Senasqua.  When Dutch settlers signed a peace treaty with the local Kitchawanc Indians, this set in motion an unfolding of events into the 19th century where growth continued and multiplied with the building of the railroad, the Croton Dam, and the aqueduct that brought many immigrants to the area and population swelled.  In 1898 the Village became incorporated, and became a place of i...
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