Lecture Series, Week 6 * Turrets, Towers, and More: The Historic Landmarks of Staten Island

Week 6 of The History of Staten Island – Part 2, a seven-session lecture series with Patricia M. Salmon at the Noble Maritime Collection.* 

Turrets, Towers, and More: The Historic Landmarks of Staten Island: The island is home to many amazing historic structures. We will examine such neighborhoods as Stapleton, Sandy Ground, New Brighton, and Saint George. In addition, individual buildings including Crimson Beech, the Pendleton Cottage, the Dr. Samuel M. Elliott House, the Gustave Mayer House, the Sequine Mansion, and the Sequine-Manee House will be discussed.

Presentations will include a PowerPoint, lecture, video clips, question and answer periods, sources for future research by participants, handouts, and guest speakers.

Individual sessions $10 each; museum members $9 each

*Please note that participation in The History of Staten Island Part 1 is not a requirement for this series.