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

The Garden

 
 
The Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. The Garden Marker
Inscription.
It was an informal garden, used to supply fresh fruit, vegetables and cut flowers for the house. It occupied the area around where you now stand, and out beyond the present road.
 
Location. 40° 53.195′ N, 73° 30.008′ 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, just northwest of the Visitor Center. 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. A Garden for Food and Color (a few steps from this marker); Helping Feed the Family (a few steps from this marker); Wood and Tool Shed (within shouting distance of this marker); Farm Tools (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicken House (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Stable and Grooms’ Quarters (within shouting distance of this marker); A Gentleman’s Farm, 1918 (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
More about this marker. The right side of the marker features a picture of the garden as it was
Marker at Sagamore Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Marker at Sagamore Hill
when Theodore Roosevelt lived at Sagamore Hill.
 
Also see . . .  Sagamore Hill National Historic Site. National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Site of the Sagamore Hill Garden image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Site of the Sagamore Hill Garden
The marker can be seen in the center of the photo.
Entrance to the Garden at Sagamore Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. Entrance to the Garden at Sagamore Hill
The gap in the hedge seen at the center of the photo is the eastern entrance to the Sagamore Hill Garden.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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