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

The House

 
 
The House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. The House Marker
Inscription. Built to Mr. Roosevelt’s specifications for $16,975 it was completed in 1885. It had twenty-two rooms, which were often filled in the years that followed, since the growing family seemed always to be augmented by visiting friends and relatives, as well as by dignitaries.
 
Location. 40° 53.126′ N, 73° 30.066′ 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. Touch for map. Marker is located at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, at the entrance to the Roosevelt Home. 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. Mounting Platform (here, next to this marker); Copper Beech (a few steps from this marker); Atop Sagamore Hill (a few steps from this marker); A Place in History (within shouting distance of this marker); Theodore Roosevelt (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ice House (within shouting distance of this marker); Quentin Roosevelt (within shouting distance of this marker); Up to the Roosevelts (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
Also see . . .
1. Sagamore Hill National Historic Site
Roosevelt House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Roosevelt House Marker
The marker is located at the entrance to President Roosevelt's House, seen on the right.
. National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Biography of Theodore Roosevelt. The White House website. (Submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Marker on Sagamore Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Marker on Sagamore Hill
Marker at the Roosevelt House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. Marker at the Roosevelt House
The House marker can be seen here at the right in the photo, near the entrance to the Roosevelt Home.
Roosevelt House at Sagamore Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
5. Roosevelt House at Sagamore Hill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2. submitted on June 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3, 4, 5. submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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