Tag Archives: Greek Revival

A New Floor with an Old Look: Bartow-Pell’s “Floor Cloth”

Bartow-Pell learned in September 2017 that it is the proud winner of a Greater Hudson Heritage Network 2017 Award for Excellence for its Historic Preservation Floor Covering Project. Kudos to our curatorial committee and to artist Franklin Tartaglione for their … Continue reading

Posted in Mansion Musings | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greek Revival Mystery: Who Designed the Bartow Mansion?

  The present proprietor has lately erected a fine stone house, in the Grecian style, which presents a neat front with projecting wings. Robert Bolton Jr., A Guide to New Rochelle and Its Vicinity, 1842 Robert and Maria Bartow wanted … Continue reading

Posted in Mansion Musings | Tagged , | Leave a comment