Historic Postcards and Drawings

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Historic Postcards

Sally Grant Jagoe, former president of the Society, Joan Fitting, former archivist, and other Society members have allowed us to scan their historic postcard collections. In addition, Will Rivinus donated his postcard collection to the Society.

Solebury Township Villages and Sites

Delaware River and Canal

Washington Crossing State Park

Note:  Some of these postcards are from 1960-1970. Recent scholars dispute the claim that the Thompson-Neely House was the “House of Decision.”

New Hope

Other Bucks County

New Jersey

Historic Drawings

The Society collects digital copies of historic drawings of locations around the township. These often show life as it was in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in the township.

1859 Farm Map Drawings

These sketches appear on the 1859 Farm Map of Solebury Township, Surveyed, Published, and Drawn by David Hughes.