Built in 1768 by Frederick Phillipse, Lord of the Manor of Phillipse Borough, for his daughter Mary, who in that year married Col. Roger Morris. From this Lady's character, Cooper founded The Heroine of The Spy, under the name of Frances.--Bolton's History of Westchester County. [P. 21; exhibited under heading: "Black and White Room."]
Catalogue of the Ninth Annual Exhibition of the American Society of Painters in Water Colors held at the Galleries of the National Academy of Design, corner of Twenty-Third Street and Fourth Avenue. Open until February 26th, 1876.