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    • 1977-78 image of the home on East Shore Road in the Village of Kings Point which Leslie Howard, stage performer and film star, once lived in/owned.
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    • 1977-78 image of the home on Elm Place in the Village of Kings Point (now on the grounds of the United States Merchant Marine Academy) that was once owned by auto industrialist Walter P. Chrysler, and may have originally been owned by the fashion...
    • Pergola C. Proctor, Great Neck, L. I., 2092, Photo by Culet

    • Proctor, Charles E. -- Homes and Haunts; Pergolas -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Gardens -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white exterior view of a pergola, outdoor staircase, and gardens on the Charles E. Proctor estate in Kings Point. In this image, a man can be seen posing on the staircase. Card front image was taken by Alexander Culet, a Great Neck...
    • Barry & Jones Hall, United States Merchant Marine Academy

    • United States Merchant Marine Academy -- Buildings; Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white exterior view of part of the USMMA campus, showing Barry Hall and Jones Hall. The USMMA provides college education, military style training, and instruction in nautical skills and sciences to men and women seeking commercial and/or...
    • “Augustina” Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Roesler, Edward, 1877-1946 -- Homes and Haunts; Roesler, Jessie Onderdonk Laidlaw, 1875-1962 -- Homes and Haunts; Country Homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white image of Augustina, the estate of Edward Roesler Sr. and Jessie Onderdonk Laidlaw Roesler, which was probably in Kings Point, on Kings Point Road. Other members of the Roesler family may also have owned estates in Kings Point,...
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    • Black and white image of businessman and investor Harry Ford Sinclair (1876 - 1956). Sinclair lived in a home in Kings Point, off of West Shore Road, where Sinclair Drive is now. He owned the Sinclair Consolidated Oil Corporation, and owned or had...
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    • Black and white image of George M. Cohan (1878 - 1942), mounted on masonite, shown reading, presumably aloud, and wearing a tuxedo. Cohan was a prominent composer, songwriter, actor, producer, and playwright who lived on a waterside estate off...
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    • Black and white image of Jesse Lauriston Livermore (1877 - 1940). Livermore moved into his Kings Point mansion, Locust Lawn, in 1921. He was famous for being a stock trader who built and lost several multi-million dollar fortunes in the stock...
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    • Black and white image of P. G. Wodehouse (1881 - 1975). Pelham Grenville and Ethel Wodehouse lived in at least two different homes in Great Neck, one on North Drive in the Village of Kensington, and another, which still stands, on Arrandale Avenue...
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    • Black and white image of Sam H. Harris (1872 - 1941). Sam Henry Harris was a fight promoter and Broadway producer. He co-produced over fifty shows with George M. Cohan, who was once his brother-in-law. Harris and Cohan had married sisters, Harris...
    • East Shore Road

    • Parker, Lottie Blair -- Homes and Haunts; Swope, Herbert Bayard, 1882-1958 -- Homes and Haunts; Hill, Joseph B.-- Homes and Haunts; East Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Black and white image of the home of playwright and actress Lottie Blair Parker. This home was situated next to the Spinney / Lardner home (number 325), north of it, on East Shore Road. It was once owned by Joseph B. Hill, and was rented to Herbert...
    • 160 Steamboat Road

    • John Britton Homeward Hotel (Great Neck, N.Y.); Steamboat Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Hotels -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Black and white image of the John Britton Homeward Hotel, which also housed a saloon. Sign below hotel sign reads, "Federal Brew'g Co. Lager Beer." The property in this image was later the home of Kings Point Indoor Tennis, west of Potters Lane on...
    • 683 to 723 (odd numbered) Middle Neck Road

    • Middle Neck Shoe Repair Shop (Great Neck, N.Y.); Great Neck Cleaners and Laundry (Great Neck, N.Y.); Hicks Lane (Great Neck, N.Y.); Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Black and white image, taken facing southeast, of buildings on Middle Neck Road, between 683 and 723 Middle Neck Road. Image was taken from the west side of Middle Neck Road, approximately from in front of 734 Middle Neck Road. Image shows...
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    • Mott, Robert W. -- Homes and Haunts; Mann, Samuel Vernon, 1873-1950 -- Homes and Haunts; Grove Point (Estate) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white lithograph book plate depicting a "Scene at Grove Point, Great Neck, L. I., the property of Robert W. Mott
    • 325 East Shore Road

    • Spinney, Joseph S. -- Homes and Haunts; Lardner, Ring, 1885-1933 -- Homes and Haunts; East Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white photo image, taken facing west, of the front of the residence of writer and humorist Ring Lardner (Sr.). Built in the 1870's, either by a member of the Van Wyck family, or by Joseph S. Spinney, this property was the home of Joseph...
    • Delano Hall, Merchant Marine Academy, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • United States Merchant Marine Academy -- Buildings; Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Pen drawing; Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white reproduction of a drawing by E. Dorsey depicting Delano Hall, a statue of a woman, and a reflecting pool, on the USMMA campus. The USMMA provides college education, military style training, and instruction in nautical skills and...
    • The Park Path, Great Neck, Long Island, N. Y.

    • Kings Point Park (Great Neck, N.Y.); Red Brook (Great Neck, N.Y.); Bridges, Wooden -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Parks -- Great Neck (N.Y.);
    • Black and white view of a walking trail, trees, grounds, Red Brook, and one of the wooden bridges over it, in Kings Point Park.
    • Fountain of Amphitrite, U.S.M.M.A.

    • Fountain of Amphitrite (Great Neck, N.Y.); Fountains -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; United States Merchant Marine Academy; Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of the Fountain of Amphitrite on the grounds of the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point. The attached buildings in the background are, from left to right, Jones Hall, Truxton Arcade, and Barry Hall. According...
    • Wychoff - Kings Point, Great Neck, L. I., N. Y.

    • Wyckoff, Walter -- Homes and Haunts; Wyckoff, Richard DeMille, 1873 - 1934 -- Homes and Haunts; Twin Lindens (Mansion) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Country Homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Black and white view of the front façade of Twin Lindens, the Wyckoff family home on West Shore Road in Kings Point, which was built by Walter Wyckoff circa 1920. The original architect for Twin Lindens was Chester A. Patterson, and its original...
    • W. P. Chrysler Estate, Great Neck, L. I., N. Y.

    • Chrysler, Walter P. (Walter Percy), 1875-1940 -- Homes and Haunts; Chrysler Family -- Homes and Haunts; Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of the home and lawn on the Walter P. Chrysler estate. A groundskeeper operating a lawn mower can be seen in the lower left hand corner of the image.
    • Clarkson Cowl's Residence, Great Neck, L. I.

    • Clarkson Cowl -- Homes and Haunts; Caroline Lancaster Hearn Cowl -- Homes and Haunts; Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of the residence and grounds on the estate of Clarkson and Caroline Lancaster Hearn Cowl, which ran from Shore Road West (Bayview Avenue - Kings Point Road) to the shore of Little Neck Bay.
    • Residence of Clarkson Cowl, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Cowl, Clarkson, b. 1863 -- Homes and Haunts; Cowl, Caroline Lancaster Hearn, b. 1866 -- Homes and Haunts; Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of the residence, grounds, and driveway of the estate of Clarkson and Caroline Lancaster Hearn Cowl, which ran from Shore Road West (Bayview Avenue - Kings Point Road) to the shore of Little Neck Bay.
    • Great Neck, L.I. The Brook

    • Red Brook (Great Neck, N.Y.);Boys -- New York (State) -- Great Neck;Parks -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Woodlots -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Black and white view of two boys next to Red Brook, in a wooded are that may now be in Kings Point Park. "Published by J. A. Dowsey" is printed on the card front.
    • No. 6 Udall's Bridge, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Udall's Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.);Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of Udall's Bridge, later known as the Saddle Rock Bridge, and rededicated on December 27, 2001 by the Village of Saddle Rock and Nassau County as the "9-11 Memorial Bridge." Image was taken from the Kings Point side, facing...
    • Bay View Avenue Bridge, Great Neck, Long Island, N. Y.

    • Udall's Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.); Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Saddle Rock, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of Udall's Bridge, later known as the Saddle Rock Bridge, and rededicated on December 27, 2001 by the Village of Saddle Rock and Nassau County as the "9-11 Memorial Bridge." Udall's Pond and adjacent heavily wooded areas that...
    • Kings Point, Great Neck, Long Island, N. Y.

    • Wetlands -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Tidal Flats -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of water and marsh lands in Kings Point. A few homes can be seen in the background of the image, past the marshy areas.
    • Kings Point Bridge, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Wetlands -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Tidal Flats -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of wetlands and a wood-railed bridge over a small, possibly dammed, locked, or controlled body of water, probably Hewlett's Pond in what is now the Village of Kings Point. Two women wearing hats can be seen on the right side of...
    • No. 16 - Udall's Bridge, Great Neck, L. I.

    • Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Udall's Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.); Saddle Rock Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.); Saddle Rock, N.Y.
    • Black and white view, taken facing southwest, of Udall's Bridge, which connects the villages of Saddle Rock and Kings Point, crossing Udall's Pond, on the west side of the Great Neck peninsula. Udall's Bridge was later renamed the Saddle Rock...
    • gnlP0019

    • Smith, Harriet -- Homes and Haunts; Munro, Norma L. -- Homes and Haunts; Driveways -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Blue tinted image printed on paper of a waterside home said to have been owned by Harriet Smith, and subsequently owned by Norma L. Munro. Item was produced through a printing process, not a photographic process.
    • Corner of Red Brook Road and Kings Point Road

    • Recknagel Family -- Homes and Haunts; Red Brook Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kings Point Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Blue tinted image, printed on paper, of the Recknagle [Recknagel] home, which is said to have sat at the corner of Red Brook Road and Kings Point Road. Item was produced through a printing process, not a photographic process.
    • gnlP0026

    • Burgoyne, Stephen Hunt -- Homes and Haunts; Burgoyne, Ina Forrest Davis -- Homes and Haunts; Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Blue tinted image, printed on paper, taken facing west, of the home of Stephen Hunt Burgoyne and Ina Forrest Davis Burgoyne, on Little Neck Bay, in the Elm Point area of Kings Point, near the steamboat landing and public bathing beach. This...
    • You are invited to view new superb waterfront apartments …

    • Kings Point House Apartments (Great Neck, N.Y.); East Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Apartment Houses -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Manhasset Bay
    • Color artist's rendering, presented facing east, of the Kings Point House Apartments building at 320 East Shore Road, near Ravine Road, on Manhasset Bay, in the Village of Great Neck. Image shows Manhasset Bay in the background, and green areas on...
    • Main Entrance United States Merchant Marine Academy

    • United States Merchant Marine Academy; Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Steamboat Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Steppingstone Lane (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Color image of the main entrance road, gateway, and guard houses of the United States Merchant Marine Acedemy (USMMA) in Kings Point, located at 300 Steamboat Road, where it intersects with Steppingstone Lane. The USMMA provides college education,...
    • U. S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, Long Island

    • United States Merchant Marine Academy -- Buildings; Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Swimming pools -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Color image of two large buildings and an outdoor swimming pool at the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings point. The USMMA provides college education, military style training, and instruction in nautical skills and sciences to men and...

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