Tag: Preservation

Upcoming Events

Free Info Session for Preservation Grants-Southampton

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Time: 9:30–11:00 AM

Is your not-for-profit group or municipality interested in funding for a preservation project? Join us for this informative event with the Preservation League of NYS at the Southampton Historical Museum!

There is no cost to attend but reservations are required. Please contact the League at (518) 462-5658 x12 or visit www.preservenys.org/grants to RSVP online.

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.


Old Methodist Church

Headquarters for Preservation Long Island, the Cold Spring Harbor Methodist Episcopal Church was built in 1842 by Israel Valentine during the heyday of whaling on a site acquired from Judge Richard M. Conklin, one of the partners in the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Company. After serving its congregation for 149 […]