The Bayard Cutting Arboretum Great River Long Island
(Americana - Long Island - Bayard Cutting Arboretum)

Long Island New York: Long Island State Park Commission, 1954. F (40) pages; illustrated in dark green & white throughout, mostly of the plantings on this estate, "Westbrook" of the Bayard Cutting arboretum; several of the photographs of trees credited to Gottscho-Schleisner. From internal evidence, this publication served as an introduction to the proposed park's use and its coordination with other LI state parklands and was established after the property was gifted to the state by the President of the Long Island State Park Commission, Robert Moses. Not dated and circa 1954, from the dated listing of plant growth at back; with black and white 'walk map' and location map at back as well. Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" size, oblong format; illustrated paper covers, spiral bound; light wear, covers a little darkened; in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24966)


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