The South Shore of Long Island, especially in the Oakdale vicinity, has a rich architectural heritage. Some of the greatest American Architects, Artists and Landscape Architects left their mark here:
H. Edward Ficken
Hart and Shape
Isaac H Green
Beatrice Jones Farrand
Charles Wellford Leavitt and Sons
Research sources for this page:
MacKay, Robert B., Anthony K. Baker, and Carol A. Traynor. Long Island Country Houses and Their Architects, 1860-1940. New York: Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities in association with W.W. Norton & Co, 1997.
Spinzia, Raymond E., and Judith A. Spinzia. Long Island’s Prominent South Shore Families: Their Estates and Their Country Homes in the Towns of Babylon and Islip. College Station, TX: Virtual Bookworm, 2007.
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Last Modified on May 16, 2012, at 09:49 AM by dh