a city in SE New York, on the Hudson.

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  • Then Rose had the greatest success with the gentlemen of the Poughkeepsie.

  • By to-night, the story of that supper will have spread from the Battery to Poughkeepsie bridge.

    The Dominant Strain

    Anna Chapin Ray

  • Then there are the Poughkeepsie boats, which go every other day.

    Novel Notes

    Jerome K. Jerome

  • She had slept soundly ever since they left Poughkeepsie, and was again profuse in gratitude.

    Under Fire

    Charles King

  • It wasn't the place at which, even then, you expected to find a Poughkeepsie graduate.

    The Good Soldier

    Ford Madox Ford