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    • Middle Neck Road north of Kensington Gate

    • Rickert, Edward J. -- Homes and Haunts; Martinez, Luis Valverde -- Homes and Haunts; Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Sepia toned image of the home of Edward J. Rickert, later owned by Luis Valverde Martinez. This home stood on land bordered by what is now Embassy Court (north), Middle Neck Road (west), Kensington Gate / Beverly Road (south), and the Village of...
    • Entrance to Kensington. Great Neck, L. I.

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.) ; Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Black and white view, taken facing east, of Middle Neck Road and Beverly Road, both unpaved at the Kensington Gate, the entrance to Kensington. No new construction east of Kensington Gate can be seen in this image, where home lots were later...
    • Kensington Gate, Middle Neck Road and Beverly Road

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.); Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Black and white photographically reproduced image of the Kensington Gates at Middle Neck Road and Beverly Drive, the entrance to the Village of Kensington. Image dates to around 1908, when Kensington was first being developed. No homes can be seen...
    • Entrance to "Kensington," Great Neck, L. I.

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of the Kensington Gate entrance to the Village of Kensington, situated at the intersection of what is now Beverly Road and a then unpaved Middle Neck Road. The large home that once stood on land that is now the Kensington...
    • Entrance to Kensington, Great Neck, Long Island, N. Y.

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.);Kensington, N.Y.
    • Shows black and white view of Kensington Gate from the Middle Neck Road side. Cars of a 1940's vintage can be seen entering and exiting the village. A small building sits on the North side, behind the gate. It is probably an early incarnation of...
    • Middle Neck Road

    • Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Laminated image on printed material. An intersection on Middle Neck Road, probably at the intersection of what is now Beverly Road. Image was taken facing north. None of the extensive homebuilding that would be done in Kensington is evident in this...
    • Beverly Road

    • Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Deering Lane (Great Neck, N.Y.); Real Estate Development -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Kensington, N.Y.
    • Black and white image of what is now Beverly Road in the Village of Kensington. Image was taken before much of the major subdivision and land development in the Kensington area took place. This street had previously been known as Deering Lane....
    • Entrance to Kensington Park, Great Neck, L.I. N.Y.

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.);Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.);Kensington, N.Y.
    • Shows sepia toned image of paved Kensington Gate entrance, from the Middle Neck Road side. Entry area and sides of Beverly Road are heavily wooded and/or landscaped. Signs posted at ground level on both sides of gate read "SPEED LIMIT 20 MILES AN...
    • Entrance to Kensington, Great Neck, L. I., N. Y.

    • Kensington Gate (Great Neck, N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.);Kensington, N.Y.
    • Shows black and white view of paved Kensington Gate entrance, from the Middle Neck Road side. Entry area and sides of Beverly Road are heavily wooded and/or landscaped. Street signs on street lamps on both sides of the entrance can be seen just...
    • Drive, Kensington, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Nassau Drive (Great Neck, N.Y.);Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.);Kensington, N.Y.;Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Shows black and white view of paved Nassau Drive, Beverly Road, and Park Lane, approximately from where the Kensington Village Hall entrance now sits. (No houses can be seen in the picture.)
    • 15 Beverly Road

    • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Beverly Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Image is a black and white clipping of a three story brick home in the Village of Kensington, built by Bates and How, Architects.
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    • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Brown toned image of the front façade of a home in Kensington, exact location unknown. The street on which this home sat can also be seen in this image. Image was likely printed as part of a real estate circular or advertisement. Item was produced...
    • Fountain & Court. Kensington. Great Neck, L. I.

    • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Neck; Fountains -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Gardens -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kensington, N.Y.
    • Black and white exterior view of a fountain, gardens, grounds, and architectural features in the yard of a private home in Kensington. Image shows the same grounds as those in gnlpc0100. Images of this postcard were donated to the Great Neck...
    • Arleigh Road

    • Prentiss, E. B. -- Homes and Haunts; Barnes, Roy -- Homes and Haunts; Architecture, Domestic -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Arleigh Road (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Black and white image of the "Residence of Dr. E. B. Prentiss, at Kensington, Great Neck, L. I." This home was also owned by Roy Barnes, who bought it from Dr. Prentiss. Item was produced through a printing process, not a photographic process.
    • The Thomaston School, Great Neck, L. I.

    • School No. 2 (Great Neck, N.Y.); Schools -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Great Neck, N.Y.;
    • Colorized view of School No. 2, as it was called by Union Free School District No. 7 of Great Neck. This five room, wood frame schoolhouse stood on what was known as "the Kensington site." It was built in 1905, on what had been farm land. It was...
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    • Home that Marylin Miller, popular Broadway musical star of the 1920’s and early 1930’s, once lived in/owned, on Nassau Drive in the Village of Kensington.
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    • Home on Beverly Road in the Village of Kensington that is said to have been lived in/owned by Fanny Brice (born Fania Borach), the popular comedian, singer, theater and film actress.
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    • Home on Arleigh Road in the Village of Kensington that was once lived in/owned by actor, performer and comedian Ed Wynn. Ed Wynn lived in/owned several homes in Great Neck, including one in the Grenwolde section of Kings Point. As a boy, Ed’s son...
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    • Black and white image of Eugene Edward Buck (1885 - 1957), a director and president of ASCAP, and a Broadway lyricist, writer, producer, composer, and director, who produced and/or worked on numerous Ziegfeld Follies productions. Buck lived at 54...
    • Thornewood, Mc. Knight Estate, Great Neck, L.I.

    • McKnight Family -- Homes and Haunts; Thornewood (Mansion) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Cedar Drive (Great Neck, N.Y.);Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of Thornewood, the Mcknight family home named after the Thorne family, in what is now Great Neck Estates. Unpaved Cedar Drive (or Thorne Lane), and possibly unpaved Magnolia Drive, both with sidewalks, can be seen in the image....
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    • Black and white image of Marilyn Miller (1898 - 1936), a singer and theater and film actress who lived on Nassau Drive in the Village of Kensington. Image is mounted on masonite, and was likely a press or promotional photo. The Great Neck Library...
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    • Black and white image of P. G. Wodehouse (1881 - 1975). Pelham Grenville and Ethel Wodehouse lived in at least two different homes in Great Neck, one on North Drive in the Village of Kensington, and another, which still stands, on Arrandale Avenue...
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    • Black and white image of actor, revue performer, writer, and comedian Ed Wynn (1886 - 1966). Born Isaiah Edwin Leopold, Ed Wynn and his family lived in several homes in Great Neck in the 1910's and 1920's. In his book, Ed Wynn's Son, actor Keenan...

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