An interactive, spatial history of Poughkeepsie, New York.
This site is best viewed on a laptop or desktop
and includes audio and video elements
Made possible by the Onera Prize for Historic Preservation, presented through the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation in May, 2018. Research & narrative by Ethan Boote and Morgan O’Hara in collaboration with MASS Design Group at the Hudson Valley Design Lab Website design & development by Madeline Blount
History informs the present through the shape of everyday spaces...
We believe that by learning how these spaces came into being - how they were planned and developed, heralded and disputed - we can become better able to participate in their improvement.