Monday, December 27, 2010
The George W. Vanderbilt III Estate
The George Washington Vanderbilt III estate designed by Treanor & Fatio c. 1937 in Sands Point. George, a son of Alfred Gwynne and Margaret Emerson Vanderbilt, was a self-taught marine biologist and paleontologist and founder of the George Vanderbilt Foundation. George W. Vanderbilt III committed suicide in 1961 when he fell from his 10th floor suite in the Mark Hopkins Hotel in San Francisco. Click HERE to see the G.W. Vanderbilt III estate on google earth and HERE on bing.