Past Events

Curator’s Tour: Howard Sherwood at Home

Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: 11:00-12:30 PM
Join curator Lauren Brincat for a special tour of the Sherwood-Jayne House in Setauket that concentrates on themes explored in our current exhibition, Howard Sherwood: Preserving Long Island, currently on view at our Exhibition Gallery in Cold Spring Harbor.

Past Events

Exhibition Gallery Talk:
Howard Sherwood: Preserving Long Island
July 14, 2018 at 2PM

Seventy years ago, the Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities was founded. Concerned over intense post-World War II development, and influenced by heightened American patriotism, its early members sought to protect Long Island’s preindustrial past. At the Society’s center was Howard C. Sherwood, a wealthy urban antiquarian who […]