a village in SE New York, on the Hudson River: restored home of Washington Irving.

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Examples from the Web for tarrytown

Historical Examples of tarrytown

  • "The world is full of changes," declared the Tarrytown cousin.

    A Little Girl in Old New York

    Amanda Millie Douglas

  • From 1879 to 1882 a primary department was maintained at Tarrytown.

    The Deaf

    Harry Best

  • On Sundays she journeyed to Tarrytown to see him and Phoebe.


    George Barr McCutcheon

  • She was thinking of the two in Tarrytown asleep for hours and snugly complacent.


    George Barr McCutcheon

  • He established himself for a time near Tarrytown, on the Hudson river.

    Men of Our Times

    Harriet Beecher Stowe