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Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The Alfred Coster Schermerhorn Residence
The Alfred Coster Schermerhorn residence designed by Leroy P. Ward c. 1929 in Matinecock. Schermerhorn was a stock broker and senior partner in the firm of Fahnestock & Co. He divorced his wife, Ruth Fahnestock, in 1937 and she remarried the same day of the divorce. In 1945 he was appointed the Washington representative of Chase Manhattan Bank of New York. Click HERE to see the A.C. Schermerhorn residence on bing. Postcard from the Gary Lawrance Collection.