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Friday, May 11, 2012
The Gardens of 'Claverack'
The gardens of 'Claverack', the Thomas H. Barber estate designed by Robert Henderson Robertson c. 1892 in Southampton. These 1915 photos were taken by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Click HERE and HERE to see brochures from when 'Claverack' was for sale during two different decades. Click HERE to see 'Claverack' on google earth and HERE on bing.
Photos from the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).