[Florence Vanderbilt and Hamilton McKown Twombly's 'Florham' estate, Madison, NJ]
Title: [Florence Vanderbilt and Hamilton McKown Twombly's 'Florham' estate, Madison, NJ]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: ca. 1932-1934..Part of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Place: Madison, Morris County, New Jersey..Description: This photograph depicts Florham, the weekend estate of Florence Vanderbilt Twombly (1854-1952) and her husband, Hamilton McKown Twombly (1849-1910). The name Florham comes from a combination of their first names. Completed in 1897, the house was designed by McKim, Mead, and White and the grounds landscaped by Frederick Law Olmsted...Physical Description: 1 negative: film, black and white; 12.6 x 17.1 cm..File: ag1982_0234_0201_03_twombly_sm_opt.jpg..Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ ( https://sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ ) web page. For other information, contact [email protected] more information, see: digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ryr/id/1884 ( http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ryr/id/1884 ) ..Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection: digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/cul/ryr/ ( http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/cul/ryr/ )
Robert Yarnall Richie (1908-1984) worked as a free-lance commercial and industrial photographer for many large corporations including those in the automobile, aviation, chemical, mining, petroleum, railroad, shipping, steel and other industries, both in the U.S. and overseas. The collection, held by Southern Methodist University's DeGolyer Library, contains corporate and industrial photographs made by Richie from 1932-1975. Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries (CUL) Digital Collections includes the digital libraries and online digital collections from the six Central University Libraries. Our ongoing projects include the creation of digital collections of Mexican photographs, locomotives, Texas history, art, and currency notes, and more.