Old Mohawk Covered Bridge

Schenectady was a pre-colonial home to Native Americans. In the 19th century, Schenectady became one of America’s leading industrial cities.

Image: 
Old Covered Bridge
Credits: 
W.H. Yates
Artist Info: 

W.H. Yates (1845–1935) was born in Schenectady. After serving in the Union Army during the Civil War he studied art and became a well-known regional artist and teacher.

Medium: 
Oil on Canvas, ca. 1870
Ownership: 
On loan from the Schenectady Historical Society