Thursday, July 24, 2014

Southampton Street Scenes 1897

 Some 1897 street scenes of summer residents getting around by way of horse and buggy in Southampton.  Photos from the Museum of the City of New York.



4 comments:

Magnuspetrie said...

Now by Helicopter and Bentley.

Anonymous said...

I'm amazed as to how barren it looks without trees and plantings.

Mansions of the Gilded Age, Gary Lawrance, AIA said...
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Mansions of the Gilded Age, Gary Lawrance, AIA said...

Gary Lawrance will be giving a walking tour and talk about the establishment of the Southampton Summer Colony for the Southampton Historical Museum tomorrow, July 27 at 3pm. Please visit my blog, Houses of the Hamptons for more information.http://housesofthehamptons.blogspot.com/2014/07/the-founding-of-southampton-summer.html