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Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Orchard Home

 
 
Old Orchard Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Old Orchard Home Marker
Inscription. For 50 years, the look of Sagamore Hill changed little. Then in 1938, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., the Presidentís eldest son, built this Georgian home here on four acres of the farmís old apple orchard. The house is now open to visitors as a museum of President Theodore Rooseveltís life and family.
 
Location. 40° 53.186′ N, 73° 29.838′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker can be reached from Sagamore Hill Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, on the trail to the Old Orchard Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Orchard (a few steps from this marker); Housing the Staff (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nature Trail and Woodland (about 400 feet away); Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Sagamore Hill National Historic Site (about 500 feet away); From Barn to Home (about 600 feet away); Chicken House (about 700 feet away); Farm Tools (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
More about this marker. The bottom of the marker
Old Orchard Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Old Orchard Home Marker
The Old Orchard Home can be seen here behind the marker.
features a photograph of the Old Orchard Home, courtesy of Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt. Jr.
 
Also see . . .  Sagamore Hill National Historic Site. National Park Service website. (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Marker at Sagamore Hill NHS image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Marker at Sagamore Hill NHS
Old Orchard Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. Old Orchard Home
Old Orchard Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
5. Old Orchard Home
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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