Tuesday, June 29, 2010
'Old Trees', the Goodhue Livingston estate designed by himself (of Trowbridge & Livingston) c. 1911 in Southampton. Livingston was a graduate of the Columbia School of Architecture (both undergraduate and graduate). Some works by Livingston & Trowbridge include the St. Regis Hotel, the Knickerbocker Hotel, the Hayden Planetarium, the Bankers Trust Company Building and Rikers Island Penitentiary. He was a recipient of the medal of honor by both the AIA of NYC and the Architectural League of NY. Goodhue Livingston died in Southampton in 1951 at the age of 84. Click HERE to see 'Old Trees' on google earth and HERE on bing.