|Updated February 3, 2007|
Overlooking Roslyn, New York and Hempstead Harbor.
Estate lands given as a wedding present in 1898.
Estate construction - 1899-1902
|Harbor Hill, the highest point in Nassau County, depicted below with a triangular Bench Mark of 391' (see lower right map quadrant). This map was printed in 1918 by the US Geodetic Survey but uses survey data from 1897.|
|Readers who are familiar with this area today, may be amazed to see how few roads and buildings there were in Roslyn a mere 110 years ago.|
|By way of orientation, Mineola is off this map to the south.|