The Pruyn Collection & Trees of Washington Park

Authored by Matthew R.M. Cassidy

Trees of Washington Park

Trees of Washington Park, a hand-drawn 76 x 138cm map, prepared by The Conservation Committee of The Adirondack Mountain Inc., Albany Chapter in 1962

The Trees of Washington Park is one of many maps that can be found in the Pruyn Collection of Albany History, the local history collection of the Albany Public Library (“Local History,” n.d.). The maps in this collection have never before been catalogued, and in the Vincentian spirit of service I have volunteered my time to catalog and photograph these maps so that others may benefit from this wealth of information.

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