Tag: Long Island

Preservation Awards

2016 Preservation Awards

Friends of Connetquot State Park: Organization Excellence; People for the Pavilion: Organizational Excellence; Old Whaler’s Church, Sag Harbor: Project Excellence; 289 East Main Street, Huntington: Project Excellence; Sands Point Lighthouse, Sands Point: Project Excellence; Mr. Jake Gorst: Huyler C. Held Award for Publications

Preservation Awards

2014 Preservation Awards

Dr. Natalie Naylor: Howard Sherwood Award; Ms. Mac Griswold: Huyler C. Held Publication Award; Roger Ferris + Partners: Design Excellence; Rocky Point Historical Society: Organizational Excellence; Yaphank Historical Society: Organizational Excellence

Huyler C. Held Award

2016 Huyler C. Held Award

In 2016, Preservation Long Island recognized Mr. Jake Gorst for, Andrew Geller: Deconstructed, a book that captures the life and career of his grandfather, the Modern architect, Andrew Gellar. By exploring Geller’s architectural legacy on Long Island, Gorst approaches the subject of how a young Brooklynite, born to immigrant parents, entered the field of architecture and became known as the “architect of happiness.”

Huyler C. Held Award

2014 Huyler C. Held Award

In 2014, the Preservation Long Island recognized Ms. Mac Griswold for The Manor: Three Centuries at a Slave Plantation on Long Island, a book that brings to life three centuries of history at Sylvester Manor, one of Long Island’s rare surviving 18th century plantations located on Shelter Island.