A personal look at Rumsey Hall May 21

Lillias Rumsey Sanford and her granddaughter, Helen, on the steps of Rumsey Hall. Photo Submitted

CORNWALL — There are lots of stories about Rumsey Hall, the private school that dominated the village from 1906 to 1949. With the demolition of its most prominent building last fall comes a renewed effort to document its place in history.

On Saturday, May 21, the Cornwall Historical Society will host “Rumsey Hall – The Early Days with Lillias Rumsey Sanford.”

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