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We invite you to use this website to discover the rich heritage of the Village of Dobbs Ferry, New York. The mission of our Historical Society is to keep account of village history and to make that history live through articles and books that we write, photographs and maps that we preserve and display, speakers programs and public events.  Check out our various pages for information about these activities.  Join the Society and take part in the various programs we sponsor.  And use the “Contact Us” page to send us information about Dobbs Ferry history that we have not yet discovered!   Join us in this ever-interesting task.

Jon Nielsen Woodcut Available

The Dobbs Ferry Historical Society has learned that a numbered print of Jon Nielsen’s famous portrait of William Dobbs, Ferryman is available
for sale.
• The unframed print is 30” high by 20” wide.
• It is #16 of the 50 original prints he produced.
• The price is $800.
• It is being sold by Jon Nielsen’s daughter, Joneen Nielsen.
• If you are interested in this print, please contact Ms. Nielsen at nielsen.Joneen@gmail.com

William Dobbs, Ferryman - woodcut by Jon Nielsen

William Dobbs, Ferryman – woodcut by Jon Nielsen