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[Greystone] [slide]

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Photographer:
Untermyer, Samuel
Creator:
Riverside Hospital
Untermyer Park
Waring, John
Physical description:
1 slide: glass, col.; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, New York, Westchester County, Yonkers
New York (State)
Yonkers
Greystone (Yonkers, New York)
Date:
1940
Circa 1940
Notes:
The Eagle's Nest was an overlook, constructed of rock, with a view over the property of the Hudson. An elaborate rock garden was also constructed around the tall overlook. In early years, it may have once contained a small greek temple; in later years, a cast stone and ironwork pergolas structure later appeared in this location, and remains there today. One feature at Greystone was a large, floral sundial. Carriage road and sloping lawn above sundial.
Topic:
Summer
Flower clocks
Sundials
Shrubs
Men
Local number:
NY449081
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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