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By Brian J. Lewis

Bounded by way of 3 rivers and a mountain variety, the city of Deerpark lies within the southwestern nook of Orange County. as soon as the frontier of the USA, the world took its identify from what early settlers known as their neighbor's fenced tract: McDaniel's Deer Park. the city has seven hamlets-Cahoonzie, Cuddebackville, Godeffroy, Huguenot, Rio, Sparrowbush, and Westbrookville-shaped and pointed out by way of their geography.

Deerpark highlights a group that has what's believed to be the oldest one-hundred-mile street within the nation, the outdated Mine street. showing during this pictorial background are the Delaware and Hudson Canal, which remodeled town, and the railroad, which spawned a thriving inn undefined. additionally proven are filmmaker D.W. Griffith, who among 1909 and 1911 made silent video clips utilizing the mountains and rivers as a backdrop, and plenty of ancestors of present-day residents.

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