'Legend'-Related Objects

Courtship in Sleepy Hollow/Ichabod Crane and Katrina Van Tassel by John Rogers (American, 1829-1904) New York City, 1865
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Walt Disney Music Corp. Narrator: William “Billy” Bletcher. Singer: Thurl Ravenscroft. 1963
Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow by George Washington Allston Jenkins, New York City, 1840-1865
“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” U.S. postal stamp and first day cover Stamp designed by Leonard Everett Fisher. Ink on paper,1974.
Headless Horseman from Sleepy Hollow, McFarlane Toys, Paramount Pictures, Probably China, 2000. Resin, plastic, paper, ink

Rarely-seen “Legend”-related objects from Historic Hudson Valley’s collection are on view during tours of Washington Irving’s Sunnyside during October. Here are a few of the items that visitors will see.