1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
United States of America, New York, Suffolk County, Huntington
New York (State)
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Located on site of Tory Revolutionary Fort built by British to protect their ships in Cold Spring Harbor and Oyster Bay. Manor House was built in 1771 and was the headquarters of the Loyalists. The old breastworks remains as well as an iron gate dated 1781. The pair of gingko trees planted by Olmsted are the parents of all those on Long Island. No 35 mm slide. The rose garden was designed by Ellen Shipman.
Mount reads: "Scott Studio, 24 East 55th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "122."
Historic plate caption: "Mr. William J [text obscured] Rose Garden."
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