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Gilded Age Bibliography
Compiled By Mary Abell Ph D and Diane Holliday
Last Updated 10/12/12

Architects


Hewitt, Mark A. Carrere & Hastings Architects. New York: Acanthus Press, 2006. Print. Special Collections ArtNA737.C27 C37 2006.

Irish, Sharon, and Cass Gilbert. Cass Gilbert, Architect: Modern Traditionalist. New York: The Monacelli Press, 1999. Print. Main, Special Collections ArtNA737.G5 I74 1999.

Kathrens, Michael C, Richard C. Marchand, and Eleanor Weller. American Splendor: The Residential Architecture of Horace Trumbauer. New York: Acanthus Press, 2002. Print. Special Collections Art NA737.T75 K38 2002.

Kramer, Ellen W, Dale Chodorow, and Mimi Findlay. The Domestic Architecture of Detlef Lienau, a Conservative Victorian. West Conshohocken, Pa: Infinity, 2006. Print. Special Collections Art NA737.L546 K736 2006.

Mockler, Kim I. Maurice Fatio: Palm Beach Architect. New York: Acanthus Press, 2010. Print. Special Collections VbiltNA737.F38 M63 2010.

Pennoyer, Peter, Anne Walker, and Jonathan Wallen. The Architecture of Grosvenor Atterbury. New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 2009. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA737.A86 P46 2009.

Pennoyer, Peter, and Anne Walker. The Architecture of Warren & Wetmore. New York: W.W. Norton, 2006. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA737.W34 P46 2006.

Pennoyer, Peter, and Anne Walker. The Architecture of Delano and Aldrich. New York: Norton, 2003. Main & Special Collections NA 737 .D45 P46 2003

Robinson, Annie. Peabody & Stearns: Country Houses and Seaside Cottages. New York: W.W. Norton, 2010. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA737.P36 R63 2010.

Salny, Stephen M. The Country Houses of David Adler. New York: W.W. Norton, 2001. Main NA 737 .A3 S25 2001

Seebohm, Caroline. Boca Rococo: How Addison Mizner Invented Florida’s Gold Coast. New York: Clarkson Potter, 2001. Main NA 737 .M59 S44 2001

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Richard Morris Hunt


Baker, Paul R. Richard Morris Hunt. Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1986. Special Collections NA 737 .H86 B34

Schuyler, Montgomery. A Review of the Works of Richard Morris Hunt. New York: Architectural Record, 1895. Print. Special Collections Vbilt NA710 .H86 1895.

Stein, Susan. The Architecture of Richard Morris Hunt. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1986. Print. Special Collections VbiltNA737.H86 A88 1986.

Stein, Susan R. Architecture of Richard Morris Hunt. Chicago: University of Chicago P, 1986. Special Collections NA 737 .H86 A88 1986

Van, Pelt J. V, and Eugene Clute. A Monograph of the William K. Vanderbilt House: Richard Morris Hunt, Architect. New York City: J.V. Van Pelt, 1925. Print. Special Collections Vbilt NA7238.N6 V3 1925.

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McKim, Mead & White


Broderick, Mosette G. Triumvirate: Mckim, Mead & White : Art, Architecture, Scandal and Class in America’s Gilded Age. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA737.M4 B76 2010.

Craven, Wayne. Stanford White: Decorator in Opulence and Dealer in Antiquities. New York: Columbia University Press, 2005. Special Collections NK 2004 .3 .W48 C73 2005

Garrard, David G. Stanford White’s New York. New York: Doubleday, 1992.Main & Special Collections: On Order

Lessard, Suzannah. The Architect of Desire: Beauty and Danger in the Stanford White Family. New York: Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1996. Main HV 6534 .N5 L395 1996

Lowe, David. Stanford White’s New York. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1999. Print. Main, Special Collections Art NA735.N5 L696 1999.

Roth, Leland M. Mckim, Mead & White, Architects. New York: Harper & Row, 1983. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA737.M4 R65 1983.

Roth, Leland. Architecture of McKim, Mead and White, 1870–1920: a Building List. New York: Harper and Row, 1983. Main & Special Collections NA 737 .M4 A4 1990

White, Samuel G. The Houses of McKim, Mead & White. New York: Rizzoli, 1998. Main & Special Collections NA 7207 .W55 1998

White, Samuel G, and Elizabeth White. Stanford White, Architect. New York: Rizzoli, 2008. Print. Main, Special Collections Art NA737.W5 W45 2008.

Wilson, Richard G. McKim, Mead & White, Architects. New York: Rizzoli, 1983.

Wilson, Richard G. The Architecture of McKim, Mead & White. New York: Dover, 1990. Main & Special Collections NA 737 .M4 A4 1990

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John Russell Pope


Bedford, Steven. John Russell Pope: Architect of Empire. New York: Rizzoli, 1998. Print. Special Collections Art NA737.P6 B43 1998.

Garrison, James B. Mastering Tradition: The Residential Architecture of John Russell Pope. New York: Acanthus Press, 2004. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA7239.P67 G37 2004.

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American Architecture


America’s Castles. [videorecording (VHS)]. New York: A&E Home Video, 1996.

  • Adirondack Camps: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 Adi
  • Florida’s Grand Estates: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 Flo
  • Gold Coast Estates: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 Gol
  • Grand Plantations: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 Gra
  • Hudson River Valley Estates: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 Hud
  • Newport Mansions: Videotapes/DVDs NA 7105 .A54 1996 New


Aslet, Clive. The American Country House. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded E159 .A85 1990.

Aslet, Clive. The Last Country Houses. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1982. Main NA 7620 .A84 1982

Cantor, Jay E. Winterthur: the Foremost Museum of American Furniture and Decorative Arts. New York: Abrahms, 1986. Main NK 460 .W48 H453 1997

Cavalier, Julian. American Castles. South Brunswick: A.S. Barnes, 1973. Print. Special Collections Art NA705 .C39.

Craig, Thomas. Edith Wharton: a House Full of Rooms: Architecture, Interiors, and Gardens. New York: Moncelli P, 1996. Special Collections NK 2004.3 .W47 C7 1996

Craven, Wayne. Gilded Mansions: Grand Architecture and High Society. New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 2009. Print. Main, Special Collections Art NA7511.4.N4 C73 2009.

Desmond, Harry W, and Herbert D. Croly. Stately Homes in America from Colonial Times to the Present Day. Honolulu, HI: University Press of the Pacific, 2003. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA7205 .D57 2003.

Folsom, Marrill. Great American Mansions and Their Stories. Mamaroneck, NY: Hastings House, 1963. Special Collections E 159 .F65

Handy, Amy. American Castles: A Pictorial History. Philadelphia, Pa: Courage Books, 1998. Print. Special Collections Gilded NA7610 .H36 1998.

Hewitt, Mark A, and Richard Cheek. The Architect & the American Country House, 1890–1940. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA7561 .H4 1990.

Lewis, Arnold. American Country Houses of the Gilded Age (Sheldon’s “Artistic Country Seats”). New York: Dover, 1982. Main & Special Collections NA 7610 .A58 1982

McAlester, Virginia, and Lee McAlester. A Field Guide to American Houses. New York: Alfred a. Knopf, 1995. Main NA 7205 .M35 1984

McAlester, Virginia, A L. McAlester, and Alex McLean. Great American Houses and Their Architectural Styles. New York: Abbeville Press, 1994. Print. Special Collections Art NA7205 .M36 1994.

Maher, James T. The Twilight of Splendor: Chronicles of the Age of American Palaces. Boston: Little, Brown, 1975. Print. Special Collections Gilded E168 .M24.

Musson, Jeremy. How to Read a Country House. London: Ebury, 2005. Print. Reference, Special Collections Art NA7620 .M87 2005.

Sanger, Martha F. The Henry Clay Frick Houses. New York: Monacelli P, 2001. Main NA 7207 .S26 2001

Sherman, Joe. The House at Shelburne Farms: The Story of One of America’s Great Country Estates. Forest Dale, Vt: P.S. Eriksson, 2002. Print. Special Collections Gilded F59 .S49 S49 2002

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Adirondack Camps


Fitzgerald, f-Stop, Richard McCaffrey, Lynn Woods, and Jane MacKintosh. Adirondack Style: Great Camps and Rustic Lodges. New York, N.Y: Universe, 2011. Print. Special Collections F127.A2 F57 2011.

Kaiser, Harvey H. Great Camps of the Adirondacks. Boston: D.R. Godine, 1986. Print. Special Collections Vbilt NA7575 K13.

Kirschenbaum, Howard. The Story of Sagamore. Raquette Lake, N.Y: Sagamore Institute, 1990. Print. Special Collections Vbilt NA7575 .K57 1990.

Montgomery, Gladys. An Elegant Wilderness: Great Camps and Grand Lodges of the Adirondacks, 1855–1935. New York: Acanthus Press, 2011. Print. Special Collections Vbilt NA7575 .M65 2011.

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Architectural Finishes & Preservation


Harris, John. Moving Rooms. New Haven [Conn.: Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections Art NK1860 .H37 2007.

Ochsendorf, John A, and Michael Freeman. Guastavino Vaulting: The Art of Structural Tile. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2010. Print, ebook.Special Collections NA737.G79 O28 2010.

Reif, Rita. Treasure Rooms of America’s Mansions, Manors and Houses. Waukesha, WI: Country Beautiful, 1970. Print. Special Collections Art NA7205 .R43 1970.

Shopsin, William C. Preserving American Mansions and Estates. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1994. Special Collections NA 7511 .S53 1994

Tarrago, Salvador, George R. Collins, and i M. J. Rossello;. Guastavino Co. (1885–1962): Catalogue of Works in Catalonia and America. Barcelona: Collegid’Arquitectes de Catalunya, 2002. Print. Special Collections NA737.G83 G82 2002.

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Hudson River Mansions


Dalzell, Robert F, and Lee B. Dalzell. The House the Rockefellers Built: A Tale of Money, Taste, and Power in Twentieth-Century America. New York: Henry Holt, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded CT274.R59 D35 2007.

Dwyer, Michael M. Great Houses of the Hudson River. Boston: Bulfinch P, 2003.Main NA 7235 .N7 G74 2003

Pierson, Mary L, Ann R. Roberts, and Cynthia Altman. The Rockefeller Family Home, Kykuit. New York: Abbeville Press, 1998. Print. Special Collections Art NA7238.P55 P54 1998.

Randall, Monica. Phantoms of the Hudson Valley: The Glorious Estates of a Lost Era. Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1995. Main TR 659 .R36 1995

Zukowsky, John, and Robbe P. Stimson. Hudson River Villas. New York: Rizzoli, 1985. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA7561 .Z85 1985.

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New York City


Alexiou, Alice S. The Flatiron: The New York Landmark and the Incomparable City That Arose with It. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2010. Print. Main F128.8.F55 A44 2010.

Alpern, Andrew. Luxury Apartment Houses of Manhattan: An Illustrated History. New York: Dover, 1992. Print. Special Collections Art NA7860 .A498 1992.

Fenske, Gail. The Skyscraper and the City: The Woolworth Building and the Making of Modern New York. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Print. Main NA6233.N5 W664 2008.

Kathrens, Michael C. Great Houses of New York, 1880–1930. New York: Acanthus Press, 2005. Print. Main, Special Collections F128.7 .K38 2005.

Silver, Nathan. Lost New York. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000. Main NA 735 .N5 S49 2000

Stern, Robert A. M, Gregory Gilmartin, and John M. Massengale. New York 1900: Metropolitan Architecture and Urbanism, 1890–1915. New York: Rizzoli, 1983. Print. Special Collections Art, Main NA735.N5 S73 1983.

Stern, Robert A. M. New York 1880: Architecture and Urbanism in the Gilded Age. New York: Monacelli Press, 1999. Main NA 735 .N5 S727 1999

Tauranac, John. Elegant New York: the Builders and the Buildings 1885 - 1915. New York: Abbeville, 1985. Main NA 735 .N5 T38 1985

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Victorian Architecture


Dixon, Roger. Victorian Architecture. London: Thames and Hudson, 1991. Main NA 967 .D59 1991

Ogilvie, George W. Ogilvie’s House Plans: Or, How to Build a House. Watkins Glen, N.Y: American Life Foundation, 1978. Print. Special Collections Gilded NA7207 .O34 1978.

Smith, Oliver P. Victorian Domestic Architect: A Facsimile of Oliver P. Smith’s the Domestic Architect : a Victorian Stylebook of 1854 Featuring Rural and Ornamental Cottages in Grecian and Cottage Styles. Watkins Glen, N.Y: American Life Foundation and Study Institute, 1978. Print. Special Collections Gilded NA7207 .S61 1978.

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Art


Behrman, S. N. Duveen. New York: Random House, 1952.

Burns, Sarah. Inventing the Modern Artist: Art and Culture in Gilded Age America. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1996. Main N 6510 .B87 1996

Edwards, Lee M. Domestic Bliss: Family Life in American Painting, 1840 −1910. Yonkers, NY: Hudson River Museum, 1986. Main ND 1452 .5 .E38 1986

Gibson, Charles D, and Edmund V. Gillon. The Gibson Girl and Her America: The Best Drawings. New York: Dover Publications, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded NC1429.G42 G5.

Gillett, Paula. Worlds of Art: Painters in Victorian Society. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 1990.

Glubok, Shirley. Art of America in the Gilded Age. New York: MacMillan, 1974.

Hannavy, John. Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography. New York: Routledge, 2008. Print. Reference TR9 .H25 2008.

Jackson-Stops, Gervase. The Treasure Houses of Britain: Five Hundred Years of Private Patronage and Art Collecting. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1985.

Katlan, Alexander W. The Palette Reveals the Artist: The Grumbacher Artist Palette Collection and the Salmagundi Club Palette Collection. Flushing, N.Y: A.W. Katlan, 2011. Print. Special Collections Art ND1505 .K38 2011.

Katlan, Alexander W. Salmagundi Club Painting Exhibition Records 1940–1951 and Water Color Exhibition Records 1900–1951. Flushing, N.Y: Alexander W. Katlan and Salmagundi Club NYC, 2009. Print. Special Collections Art N6510 .K373 2009.

Katlan, Alexander W. Salmagundi Club Painting Exhibitions Records 1889 to 1939: A Guide to the Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings and the Annual Exhibition and Auction Sale of Pictures. Flushing, N.Y: Alexander W. Katlan & Salmagundi Club NYC, 2008. Print. Special Collections Art N6510 .K375 2008.

Lambourne, Lionel. Victorian Painting. London: Phaidon P, 1999. Main ND 467 .L36 1999

Miller, David C. American Iconology: New Approaches to Nineteenth-Century Art and Literature. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1993. Main NX 175 .A47 1993

Peters, Lisa N. Visions of Home: American Impressionist Images of Suburban Leisure and Country Comfort. Hanover, MA: University P of New England, 1997. Main ND 210 .5 .I4 P47 1997

Pisano, Ronald G. Idle Hours: Americans at Leisure, 1865–1914. Boston: Little, Brown, 1988. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded ND1460.L45 P57 1988.

Prelinger, Elizabeth. The Gilded Age: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum. New York: Watson-Guptill, 2000. Main N 6510 .N374 2000

Pyne, Kathleen A. Art and the Higher Life: Painting and Evolutionary Thought in Late Nineteenth-Century America. Austin, TX: University of Texas P, 1996. Main ND 210 .P96 1996

Read, Benedict. Victorian Sculpture. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1982. Main NB 467 .R4 1982

Schwartz, Constance. Long Island Collections: The Gilded Age to the 1990s, May 30 to September 12, 1993. Roslyn, N.Y: Nassau County Museum of Art, 1993. Print. Special Collections Gilded N6447 .S38 1993.

Weisberg, Gabriel P. Collecting in the Gilded Age: Art Patronage in Pittsburgh, 1890- 1910. Pittsburgh, PA: Frick Art & Historical Center, 1997. Main N 5216 .P4 W45 1997

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Astor Family


Astor, John J. A Journey in Other Worlds: A Romance of the Future. New York: D.Appleton and Company, 1894. eBook and Special Collections PN 6071 .S33 A77

Cowles, Virginia. The Astors. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1979.

Gates, John D. The Astor Family. New York: Doubleday, 1981. Main CT 274 .A86 G37

Homberger, Eric. Mrs. Astor’s New York: Money and Social Power in a Gilded Age. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2002. Print. Special Collections Gilded F128.47 .H69 2002.

Hubbard, Elbert. John Jacob Astor: Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Business Men. Champaign, IL: Project Gutenberg ; Boulder, CO: NetLibrary, 1999 eBook

Kavaler, Lucy. The Astors. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1966. Main CS 71 .A85 1966

Kaplan, Justin. When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age. New York, NY: Plume, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded TX941.W33 K39 2007.

King, Greg. A Season of Splendor: The Court of Mrs. Astor in Gilded Age New York. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2009. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded F124 .K56 2009.

Lucey, Donna M. Archie and Amelie: Love and Madness in the Gilded Age. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2006. Print. Special Collections Gilded PS3093.A5 L83 2006p.

O’Connor, Harvey. The Astors. New York: Knopf, 1941.

Patterson, Jerry E. The First Four Hundred: Mrs. Astor’s New York in the Gilded Age. New York: Rizzoli, 2000. Print. Special Collections Gilded F128.47 .P38 2000.

Sinclair, David. Dynasty: the Astors and Their Times. New York: Beaufort Books, 1984.

Smith, Arthur D. H. John Jacob Astor, Landlord of New York. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1929. Main CT 275 .A85 S5

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Business


Aldrich, Nelson W. Old Money: The Mythology of Wealth in America. New York: Allworth Press, 1996. Print. Main HT653.U6 A43 1996.

Allen, Michael P. The Founding Fortunes: a New Anatomy of the Corporate-Rich Families in America. New York: Truman Tally Books, 1987. Main HC 110 .W4 A44 1987

Brands, H. W. Masters of Enterprise: Giants of American Business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey. New York: Free Press, 1999. Main HF 3023 .A2 B68 1999

Brough, James. The Woolworths. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982. Main HF 5465 .U6 W826

Cheney, Margaret, Robert Uth, and Jim Glenn. Tesla, Master of Lightning. New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1999. Print. Special Collections TK140.T4 C472 1999.

Clews, Henry. Fifty Years in Wall Street. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2006. Main HG 4572 .C6 2006

Cochran, Thomas C. Railroad Leaders: 1845 - 1890. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1966. Main HE 2752 .C6 1966

Collins, Theresa M. Otto Kahn: Art, Money and Modern Time. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina P, 2002. Main HG 2463 .K34 C65 2002

Derbyshire, Wyn. Six Tycoons: The Lives of John Jacob Astor, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Henry Ford and Joseph P. Kennedy. London: Spiramus Press, 2008. Print. Main, Special Collections Vbilt HC102.5.A2 D47 2008.

Fuller, Robert H. Jubilee Jim: the Life of Colonel James Fisk, Jr. New York: MacMillan,1928.

Gordon, John S. The scarlet woman of Wall Street: Jay Gould, Jim Fisk, Cornelius Vanderbilt, the Erie Railway wars, and the birth of Wall Street. New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1988. Main HG 4572 .G67 1988

Harlow, Alvin F. The Road of the Century: the Story of the New York Central. New York: Creative Age P, 1947.

Hungerford, Edward. Men and Iron: the History of the New York Central. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1938.

Jackson, Stanley. J. P. Morgan. New York: Stein and Day, 1984.

Jeffers, H. Paul. Diamond Jim Brady: Prince of the Gilded Age. New York: John Wiley and Sons, 2001. Main CT 275 .B5943 J44 2001

Jonnes, Jill. Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World. New York: Random House, 2003. Print. Main TK18 .J66 2003.

Josephson, Matthew. The Robber Barrons: the Great American Capitalists, 1861 - 1901. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1934. Special Collections HG 181 .J6

Keyes, John M. The Economic Consequences of the Peace. Rahway, NJ: Harcourt, Brace and Howe, 1920. Main HC 57 .K4 1920

Klein, Maury. The Life and Legend of Jay Gould. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1986. Main HC 102 .5 .G68 K55 1986

Letwin, William. Law and Economic Policy in America. New York: Random House, 1965.

Livesay, Harold C. Andrew Carnegie and the Rise of Big Business. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1975. Main HD 9520 .C3 L58

Lomask, Milton. Seed Money: The Guggenheim Story. New York: Farrar, Straus, 1964. Main HV 28 .G78 L6

Moody, John. The Masters of Capital. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1921.

Moody, John. The Railroad Builders. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1921. Main E 173 .C55 v.38

Phillips, Lance. Yonder Comes the Train: the Story of the Iron Horse and Some of the Roads It Travelled. New York: Galahad Books, 1965.

Redmond, George F. Financial Giants of America. Boston: Stratford, 1922.

Sanger, Martha F. Henry Clay Frick: an Intimate Portrait. New York: Abbeville P, 1998. Main HC 102 .5 .F75 S32 1998

Scheller, William G. Barons of Business: Their Lives and Lifestyles. Westport, CT: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 2002. Main and Special Collections HC 102 .5 .A2 S33 2002

Scrogge, William O. Filibusters and Financiers. New York: MacMillan, 1916.

Stevens, Frank W. Beginnings of the New York Central Railroad. New York: G.P. Putnam, 1926.

Tebbel, John. The Life and Good Times of William Randolph Hearst. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1952.

Trachtenberg, Alan, and Eric Foner. The Incorporation of America: Culture and Society in the Gilded Age. New York: Hill and Wang, 1982. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded E169.1 .T72 1982.

Uth, Robert, Phylis Geller, Stacy Keach, Elizabeth Noone, and Margaret Cheney. Tesla: Master of Lightning. (DVD) Alexandria, Va.: PBS Home Video, 2007. DVD Collection

Warshaw, Robert I. Jay Gould: the Story of a Fortune. New York: Greenberg, 1929.

Wigmore, Barrie A. The Crash and Its Aftermath: a History of the Securities Markets in the United States, 1929 - 1933. Westport, CT: Greenwood P, 1985. Main HG 4910 .W425 1985

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Cemeteries

Bergman, Edward F. Woodlawn Remembers: Cemetery of American History. Utica, N.Y: North Country Books, 1988. Print. Special Collections F128.61.W8 B46 1988.

Goodman, Fred. The Secret City: Woodlawn Cemetery and the Buried History of New York. New York: Broadway Books, 2004. Print. Special Collections F128.61.W8 G66 2004.

Rousmaniere, John, and Kenneth Druse. Green Oasis in Brooklyn: The Evergreens Cemetery, 1849–2008. Kittery Point, Maine: Seapoint Books, 2008. Print. Special Collections F128.61.E84 R68 2008.

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Children and Education


Chudacoff, Howard P. Children at Play: An American History. New York: New York University Press, 2007. Print. Ebook, Main HQ792.U5 C46 2007.

Gallati, Barbara D. Children of the Gilded Era: Portraits by Sargent, Renoir, Cassatt and Their Contemporaries. London: Merrell, 2004. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded Art ND1329.3.C45 G35 2004.

Schlup, Leonard C, and Mary A. Blochowiak. Schools and Scholars: American Education in the Gilded Age As Seen by Contemporaries. Akron, Ohio: Midwest Press, 2007. Print. Main LA216 .S36 2007.

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Decorative Arts


Burke, Doreen B. In Pursuit of Beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art: Rizzoli, 1986. Main N 6510 .5 .E25 I5 1986

Cantor, Jay E. Winterthur: the Foremost Museum of American Furniture and Decorative Arts. New York: Abrams, 1997. Main NK 460 .W48 H453 1997

Cumming, Elizabeth. The Arts and Crafts Movement. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1995.

De, Wolfe E. The House in Good Taste. New York: Rizzoli, 2004. Print. Main, Special Collections NK2110 .D36 2004.

Eastlake, Charles L. Hints on Household Taste: The Classic Handbook of Victorian Interior Decoration. New York: Dover Publications, 1986. Print. Special Collections NK1968 .E3 1986.

Edwards, Clive. Victorian Furniture: Technology and Design. Manchester, UK: Manchester UP, 1993. Main TS 810 .G7 E39 1993

Freeman, John C, Charles L. Eastlake, and Clarence Cook. Late Victorian Decor from Eastlake’s Gothic to Cook’s House Beautiful. Watkins Glen, N.Y.: American Life Foundation; [distributed by Century House, 1968. Print. Special Collections NK1960 .F7.

Harrison, Stephen, Emmanuel Ducamp, and Jeannine J. Falino. Artistic Luxury: Faberge; Tiffany; Lalique. Cleveland, Ohio: Cleveland Museum of art in association with, 2008. Print. Special Collections Art NK925 .A79 2008.

Hood, W E, Roslyn Berlin, and Edward Wawrynek. Tiffany Silver Flatware 1845–1905: When Dining Was an Art. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors’ Club, 1999. Print. Special Collections ArtNK7241.5.T54 H66 1999.

Howe, Katherine S. Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1994. Main NK 2439 .H47 A4 1994

Johnson, Marilynn A. Louis Comfort Tiffany: Artist for the Ages. London: Scala, 2005. Main N 6537 .T5 A4 2005

Koch, Robert. Louis C. Tiffany: Rebel in Glass. New York: Crown, 1966. Main NK 198 .T5 K6 1966

Ladies’ Manual of Art: Or, Profit and Pastime : a Self Teacher in All Branches of Decorative Art, Embracing Every Variety of Painting and Drawing on China, Glass, Velvet, Canvas, Paper and Wood : the Secret of All Glass Transparencies, Sketching from Nature, Pastel and Crayon Drawing, Taxidermy, Etc. Philadelphia: American Mutual Library Association, 1887. Print. Special Collections NK1105 .L151 1887.

Lewis, Adam, and Jeremiah Goodman. The Great Lady Decorators: The Women Who Defined Interior Design, 1870–1955. New York: Rizzoli, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections NK2004.2 .L49 2010.

Lewis, Arnold, James Turner, and Steven McQuillin. The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded Age. New York: Dover, 1987. Main and Special Collections NA 7207 .O6 1987

Metcalf, Pauline C. Ogden Codman and the Decoration of Houses. Boston: Boston Athenaeum, 1988.

Peck, Amelia, and Carol Irish. Candace Wheeler: The Art and Enterprise of American Design, 1875–1900. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2001. Print. 1139. Main NK8898.W48 A4 2001.

Rybczynski, Witold. Home: a Short History of an Idea. New York: Penguin Books, 1986. Main NA 7125 .R9 1987

Schollander, Wendell. Forgotten Elegance: The Art, Artifacts, and Peculiar History of Victorian and Edwardian Entertaining in America. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. Main TX 731 .S3295 2002

Sparke, Penny, Wolfe E. De, and Mitchell Owens. Elsie De Wolfe: The Birth of Modern Interior Decoration. New York: Acanthus Press, 2005. Print. Special Collections Art NK2004.3.D45 S63 2005.

Volpe, Todd M. Treasures of the American Arts and Crafts Movement, 1890–1920. New York: H.N. Abrams, 1988. Main NK 807 .V65 1988

Wharton, Edith, and Ogden Codman, Jr. The Decoration of Houses. New York: W.W. Norton, 1978. Main NK 2110 .W5 1978

Wilson, Richard G., Dianne H. Pilgrim, and Dickran Tashjian. The Machine Age in America, 1918 - 1941. New York: Abrams, 1986. Main TS 23 .W55 1986

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English Architecture


Girouard, Mark. Life in the English Country House. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1978. Main HT 653 .G7 G57

Girouard, Mark. Sweetness and Light: the Queen Anne Movement 1869 - 1900. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1990.

Littlejohn, David. The Fate of the English Country House. New York: Oxford UP, 1997.

Sykes, Christopher S. The Golden Age of the Country House. New York: Mayflower Books, 1980.

Tinniswood, Adrian. Country Houses From the Air. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1994. Main NA 7588 .T55 1994

Tinniswood, Adrian. The National Trust: Historic Houses of Britain. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1992.

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Etiquette


Claridge, Laura P. Emily Post: Daughter of the Gilded Age, Mistress of American Manners. New York: Random House Trade Paperback, 2009. Print. Ebook, Main, Special Collections Gilded CT275.P6883 C53 2008.

Hill, Thomas E. The Essential Handbook of Victorian Etiquette. San Francisco, CA: Bluewood Books, 1994. Main BJ 1852 .H5 1994

Humphry, Mrs. Manners for Men. Kent, England: Pryor Publications, 1993.

Humphry, Mrs. Manners for Women. Kent, England: Pryor Publications, 1993.

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Fashion


Bloomingdale’s Illustrated 1886 Catalog: Fashions, Dry Goods, and Housewares. New York: Published for Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Mich. by Dover Publications, 1988. Print. Special Collections Gilded TS199 .B53 1988.

Blum, Stella. Victorian Fashions and Costumes from Harper’s Bazar, 1867–1898. New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1974. Print. Special Collections Gilded GT595 .B56 1974.

De Marly, Diana. Worth: Father of Haute Couture. New York: Holmes & Meier, 1990. Main TT 505 .W58 D42 1990

Grimble, Frances. Fashions of the Gilded Age. [2 volumes] San Francisco, CA: Lavolta Press, 2004. Main & Special Collections TT 507 .F355 2004

Kellogg, Ann T. In An Influential Fashion: An Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-and Twentieth-Century Fashion Designers and Retailers who Transformed Dress. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. Reference TT 505 .A1 I5 2002

Ribeiro, Aileen. The Gallery of Fashion. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000. Main GT 730 .R52 2000

Stamper, Anita A, and Jill Condra. Clothing Through American History: The Civil War Through the Gilded Age, 1861–1899. Santa Barbara, Calif: Greenwood, 2011. Print. Main, Special Collections GT607 .S73 2011.

Steele, Valerie. Fashion and Eroticism: Ideals of Feminine Beauty from the Victorian Era to the Jazz Age. New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. Main GT 720 .S67 1985

Tierney, Tom. Fashions of the Gilded Age: Paper Dolls. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, 1995. Special Collections GT 610 .T35 1995

Warner, Patricia C. When the Girls Came Out to Play: The Birth of American Sportswear. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2006. Print. Special Collections GT1855 .W37 2006.

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French Architecture


Drexler, Arthur. The Architecture of the Ecole Des Beaux-Arts. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1977. Main NA 1047.5 .E34 A69

Wheeler, Daniel. The Chateaux of France. New York: Vendome P, 1979.

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Gangs / Poverty/ Immigrant Experience


Anbinder, Tyler. Five Points: The 19th-Century New York City Neighborhood That Invented Tap Dance, Stole Elections, and Became the World’s Most Notorious Slum. New York: Free Press, 2001. Print. Main, Special Collections F128.68.F56 A53 2001.

Asbury, Herbert. The Gangs of New York: An Informal History of the Underworld. New York: Vintage Books, 2008. Print. Main, Special Collections HV6439.U7 N4 2008.

Downey, Patrick. Gangster City: The History of the New York Underworld, 1900–1935. Fort Lee, N.J: Barricade Books, 2004. Print. Special Collections HV6452.N3 D69 2004.

Minetor, Randi. New York Immigrant Experience: A Guided Tour Through History. Guilford, Conn: GPP, 2010. Print. Special Collections F128.18 .M554 2010.

Sante, Luc. Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York. New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 2003. Print. Main, Special Collections F128.44 .S26 2003.

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Gardens and Landscapes


Beveridge, Charles E, Paul Rocheleau, and David Larkin. Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing the American Landscape. New York: Rizzoli, 1995. Print. Main, Special Collections SB470.O5 B47 1995.

Bruce, Harold. Winterthur in Bloom: Winter, Spring, Summer, Autumn. Columbus, OH: C. E. Merrill, 1968. Main SB 466 .V7 W5 1968

Cheek, Richard, and Charles D. Webster. Old Westbury Gardens. Long Island, NY (P.O. Box 430, Old Westbury 11568: Old Westbury Gardens, 1985. Print. Special Collections SB466.U65 O433 1985.

Cunningham, Anne S. Crystal Palaces: Garden Conservatories of the United States. New York: Princeton Architectural P, 2000. Main NA 8360 .C86 2000

Doell, M C. K. Gardens of the Gilded Age: Nineteenth-century Gardens and Homegrounds of New York State. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1986. Print. Special Collections SB466.U65 N73 1986.

Griswold, Mac K, Eleanor Weller, and Helen E. Rollins. The Golden Age of American Gardens: Proud Owners, Private Estates, 1890–1940. New York: H.N. Abrams, in association with the Garden Club of America, 1991. Print. Main, Special Collections SB466.U6 G75 1991.

Karson, Robin S. A Genius for Place: American Landscapes of the Country Place Era. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2007. Print. Special Collections SB469.9 .K37 2007.

Klaus, Susan L. A Modern Arcadia. Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts P, 2002. Main HT 169 .57 .U62 N75 2001

Koerner, Joseph L. Caspar David Friedrich and the Subject of Landscape. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1990. Main ND 588 .F75 K64 1990

Leighton, Ann. American Gardens of the Nineteenth Century: “For Comfort and Affluence.” Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 1987. Main SB 451 .3 .L46 1987

Long Island Estate Gardens: May 22-June 21, 1985, Hillwood Art Gallery. Greenvale, N.Y: Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, 1985. Print. Special Collections SB466.U62 L66 1985.

Magnani, Denise. The Winterthur Garden: Henry Francis Du Pont’s Romance with the Land. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1995. Main SB 466 .U7 H467 1995

Old Westbury Gardens: A History and a Guide. Old Westbury, N.Y: Old Westbury Gardens, 1975. Print. Special Collections LIARCH F129 .O4 O43 1975

Otis, Denise. Grounds for Pleasure: Four Centuries of the American Garden. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2002. Print. Special Collections SB466.U6 O84 2002.

Rogers, Elizabeth B. Landscape Design: a Cultural and Architectural History. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2001. Main SB 470 .5 .R64 2001

Roper, Laura W. FLO: a Biography of Frederick Law Olmsted. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1973. Main SB 470 .O5 R66

Rybczynski, Witold. A Clearing in the Distance. New York: Scribner, 1999. Main SB 470 .O5 R93 1999

Schnadelbach, R T. Ferruccio Vitale: Landscape Architect of the Country Place Era. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2001. Print. Main, Special Collections SB470.V58 S36 2001.

Shoemaker, Candice A. Encyclopedia of Gardens: History and Design. (3 volumes) Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001. Reference SB 465 .E63 2001

Stevenson, Elizabeth. Park Maker: a Life of Frederick Law Olmsted. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 2000. Main SB 470 .O5 S73 2000

Underwood, Loring. The Garden and Its Accessories. Boston: Little Brown, and company, 1907. Print. Special Collections SB453 .U5.

Watters, Sam. American Gardens, 1890–1930: Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest Regions. New York: Acanthus Press, 2006. Print. Main, Special Collections SB466.U65 N7521 2006.

Webster, Charles D. Old Westbury Gardens. Old Westbury, NY: Old Westbury Gardens, 1985.

Zaitzevsky, Cynthia. Long Island Landscapes and the Women Who Designed Them. New York: Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities, 2009. Print. Main, Special Collections SB469.9 .Z35 2009.

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History of Gilded Age


Baltzell, Digby E. The Protestant Establishment: Aristocracy and Caste in America. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1987. Main HN 57 .B26 1964a

Beer, Thomas. The Mauve Decade: American Life At the End of the Nineteenth Century. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1997. Main PS 214 .B35 1997

Buenker, John D. and Joseph Buenker. Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. [3 volumes] Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference, 2005. Reference E 661 .E53 2005

Cashman, Sean D. America in the Gilded Age: From the Death of Lincoln to the Rise of Theodore Roosevelt. New York: New York University Press, 1984. Print. Main E661 .C38 1993.

Clark, Judith F, and Judith F. Clark. The Gilded Age. New York: Facts On File, 2006. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded E661 .C575 2006.

Cochran, Thomas, and William Miller. The Age of Enterprise: a Social History of Industrial America. New York: Harper & Row, 1961. Main HC 103 .C6 1961

Corry, John A. 1898: Prelude to a Century. Bronx, NY: Fordham UP, 1998. Main E 715 .C72 1998

Dawn of the Century: 1900–1910. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1998. Print. Special Collections Gilded E756 .D268 1998.

Dixon, Roger, and Stefan Muthesius. Victorian Architecture: with a Short Dictionary of Architects and 250 Illustrations. London: Thames and Hudson (World Art Series),1991. Main NA 967 .D59 1991

End of Innocence, 1910–1920. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1998. Print. Special Collections Gilded E761 .E53 1998.

Furnas, J. C. The Americans: a Social History of the United States, 1587 - 1940. New York: Putnam, 1969. Main HN 57 .F86

Ginger, Ray. Age of Excess: the United States From 1877 - 1914. New York: MacMillan,1965. Main E 168.G48

Gregory, Alexis. Families of Fortune: Life in the Gilded Age. New York: Rizzoli, 1993. Special Collections E 168 .G813 1993

Greenwood, Janette T. The Gilded Age: A History in Documents. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. Print. Reference, Special Collections Gilded E661 .G45 2000.

Hacker, Louise M. The World of Andrew Carnegie: 1865 - 1901. New York: J. B.Lippincott, 1968. Main HC 105 .H13

Hard Times, the 30s. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1998. Print. Special Collections Gilded E806 .H325 1998.

Maher, James. The Twilight of Splendor: Chronicles of the Age of American Palaces. Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1975.

Morrison, Samuel E. Oxford History of the American People. New York: Oxford UP,1965. Main E 178 .M855 1965

Prelude to the Century, 1870–1900. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1999. Print. Special Collections Gilded E661 .P74 1999.

Schlup, Leonard, and James Ryan. Historical Dictionary of the Gilded Age. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2003. Reference E 661 .H59 2003

Shrock, Joel. The Gilded Age. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 2004. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded E169.1 .S5585 2004.

Summers, Mark W. The Gilded Age, or, the Hazard of New Functions. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1997. Main E 661 .S96 1997

Trachtenberg, Alan. The Incorporation of America: Culture & Society in the Gilded Age. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1982.

Veblen, Thorstein. Theory of the Leisure Class. New York: A. M. Kelley, 1965. Main HB 831 .V4 1965

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Literature


Howells, William D. A Hazard of New Fortunes. New York: Dutton, 1952. Main PS 2025 .H3 1952

Howells, William D. The Rise of Silas Lapham. New York: Modern Library, 1951. Main & Ebook PS 2025 .R54 1951

Jakes, John. The Gods of Newport: a Novel. New York: Dutton, 2006. Main & Special Collections PS 3560 .A37 G64 2006

James, Henry. Daisy Miller. Cutchogue, NY: Buccaneer Books, 1993. Main PS 2116 .D3 1993

James, Henry. The American. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1907. Main & Ebook PS 2116 .A4 1907

James, Henry. The American Scene. New York: St. Martin_P, 1987. Main F 106 .J273 1987

Twain, Mark. The Gilded Age: a Tale of Today. New York: Trident P, 1964. Main PS 1311 .G5

Wharton, Edith. A Backward Glance. New York: Charles Scribner_Sons, 1962. Main PS 3545 .H16 Z5 1964

Wharton, Edith. Custom of the Country. New York: Bantam Books, 1991. Main PS 3545 .H16 C87 1991

Wharton, Edith. The Age of Innocence. New York: Harper, 2000. Main & Ebook PS 3545 .H16 A35 2000

Wharton, Edith. The Buccaneers. New York: Penguin Books, 1993. Main PS 3545 .H16 B83 1993

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Long Island Gilded Age Mansions


American Institute of Architects, Long Island Chapter and the Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities. ‘’AIA Architectural Guide to Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island.’‘ New York: Dover, 1992. Special Collections NA 730 .N42 N372 1992

Boegner, Peggie P., and Richard Gachot. Halcyon Days: an American Family Through Three Generations. New York: Abrams.

Coe Hall at Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park: An Estate of the Gold Coast Era, Oyster Bay, New York. Lawrenceburg, IN: The Creative Company, 1997. Print. Special Collections LIArch F129.O98 .P53 1997.

Havemeyer, Harry W. Along the Great South Bay: From Oakdale to Babylon, the Story of a Summer Spa, 1840–1940. Mattituck, NY: Amereon House, 1996. Main & Special Collections F 127 .S9 H3 1996

Hefner, Robert J. East Hampton’s Heritage: an Architectural Record. New York: W.W. Norton, 1982.

Holliday, Diane, and Chris Kretz. Oakdale. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections F129.O26 .H65 2010.

Hollins, Harry B. Happy Hunting Ground. Oakdale, N.Y: Vanderbilt Historical Society of Dowling College, 1975. Print. Special Collections F129.I75 H6.

King, Robert B. Ferguson’s Castle: A Dream Remembered. Hicksville, N.Y: Exposition Press, 1978. Print. Special Collections LIArch F129.H9 K56.

King, Robert B. Raising a Fallen Treasure: The Otto H. Kahn Home, Huntington, Long Island. New York: s.n., 1985. Print. Special Collections LIArch NA7615.O44 K46x.

Krieg, Joann P. Long Island Architecture. Interlaken, NY: Heart of the Lakes, 1991. Main & Special Collections NA 730 .N42 L665 1991

Kuss, Betty. Westbrook Farms: The Lorillard Years. Oakdale, N.Y: The Society, 1974. Print. Special Collections S548.5.N7 V3 1974.

Lawrance, Gary, and Anne Surchin. Houses of the Hamptons, 1880–1930. New York: Acanthus Press, 2007. Print. Special Collections LIArch NA7235.N72 H356 2007.

The Long Island Country House, 1870–1930. Southampton, N.Y: Parrish Art Museum, 1988. Print. Special Collections LIArch NA7561 .L66 1988.

Mackay, Robert. Long Island Country Houses and Their Architects, 1860 - 1940. New York: W.W. Norton, 1996. Main & Special Collections NA 7561 .L665 1997

Mateyunas, Paul J. North Shore Long Island: Country Houses, 1890–1950. New York: Acanthus Press, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections LIArch NA7235.N72 L666 2007.

Old Westbury Gardens: A History and a Guide. Old Westbury, N.Y: Old Westbury Gardens, 1975. Print. Special Collections LIArch F129.O4 O43 1975.

Oren, Allen. This Old Town: An Intimate Look at Long Island Long Ago: Town Histories, Interviews, What to Read and Visit. [videorecording (VHS)] [12volumes] Woodbury, NY: News 12 Long Island, 1997 Videotapes/DVDs F 127 .L8 T458 v.1 −12

  • Volume 1: The Sea [Cold Spring Harbor; Sag Harbor; Patchogue; Greenport; Port Jefferson]
  • Volume 2: Great Estates [Centerport; Oakdale; Glen Cove; Westbury; Sands Point]
  • Volume 3: Planned Towns [Levittown; Brentwood; Stony Brook; Garden City; Floral Park]
  • Volume 4: The Arts [Huntington; Bay Shore; Bellport; Great Neck; Ronkonkoma
  • Volume 5: Sporting Life [Shinnecock Hills; Elmont; Commack; Lindenhurst; Smithtown]
  • Volume 6: War and Peace [Mastic; Setauket; Southhold; Yaphank; Bethpage]
  • Volume 7: Politics [Riverhead; Mineola; Islip; Oyster Bay; Roslyn]
  • Volume 8: The Resorts [Massapequa; Long Beach; Montauk; East Hampton; Fire Island]
  • Volume 9: Business [Babylon; Rocky Point; Northport; Farmingdale; Moriches]
  • Volume 10: Religion [Sea Ciff; Shelter Island; Shelter Island; Kings Park; Sayville; Mount Sinai]
  • Volume 11: African-American [Lloyd Harbor; Amityville; Hempstead; Manhasset; Freeport]
  • Volume 12: Small-Town Life [St. James; Orient; Medford; Malverne; The Five Towns.]


Noted Long Island Homes. Babylon, NY: E.W. Howell, 1933.

Randall, Monica. The Mansions of Long Island’s Gold Coast. New York: Rizzoli, 1987. Special Collections F 127 .L8 R23 1987

Randall, Monica. Winfield: Living in the Shadow of the Woolworths. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2003. Special Collections F 129 .G57 R36 2003

Roussos, George. A History and Description of William Bayard Cutting and his Country House, Westbrook, Great River, L.I. Islip, NY: Board of Trustees of the Bayard Cutting Arboretum, 1984. Special Collections F 129 .B345 R68 1984

Schaffer, Ellen, and Joan Cergol. Oheka Castle: Monument to Survival : the Story of the Largest Restored Home in America. New York: OHEKA Castle Hotel & Estate, 2008. Print. Special Collections LIArch F129.C68 S24 2008.

Sclare, Lisa. Beaux-Arts Estates: A Guide to the Architecture of Long Island. New York: Viking Press, 1980. Special Collections NA 730 .N42 L667 1980

Spinzia, Raymond E. Long Island’s Prominent North Shore Families: Their Estates and Their Country Homes. [2 volumes] College Station, TX: VirtualBookworm.com, 2006. Main & Special Collections F 127 .L8 S65 L67 2006

Spinzia, Raymond E. Long Island’s Prominent South Shore Families: Their Estates and Their Country Homes in the Towns of Babylon and Islip. College Station, TX: VirtualBookworm.com, 2007 Main & Special Collections F 127 .L8 S65 L68 2007

Spinzia, Raymond E, and Judith A. Spinzia. Long Island’s Prominent Families in the Town of Hempstead: Their Estates and Their Country Homes. College Station, Tex: VirtualBookworm, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections LIArch F127.L8 S65 2010.

Spinzia, Raymond E, and Judith A. Spinzia. Long Island’s Prominent Families in the Town of Southampton: Their Estates and Their Country Homes. College Station, Tex: VirtualBookworm, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections LIArch F127.L8 S656 2010.

Tomes, Jason. King Zog of Albania: Europe’s self-made Muslim king. Washington Square, NY: New York University Press, 2004. Main DR 974 .Z64 T65 2004

Viemeister, August. An Architectural Journey Through Long Island. Port Washington, N.Y: Kennikat Press, 1974. Print. Special Collections LIArch NA730.N42 L668.

Webster, Charles D. Old Westbury Gardens. Old Westbury, NY: Old Westbury Gardens, 1985.

Wilson, Richard G. Harbor Hill: Portrait of a House. New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 2008. Print. Special Collections Art NA7615.H37 W55 2008.

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Music


Ogasapian, John, and N L. Orr. Music of the Gilded Age. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 2007. Print. Main. Special Collections Gilded ML3917.U6 O44 2007.

Whitney, Craig R. All the Stops: The Glorious Pipe Organ and Its American Masters. New York: Public Affairs, 2003. Print. Main ML561 .W55 2003.

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Newport RI


Davis, Deborah. Gilded: How Newport Became America’s Richest Resort. Hoboken, N.J: Wiley, 2009. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded F89.N5 D38 2009.

Dowling, Antoinette F., and Vincent J. Scully. The Architectural Heritage of Newport, Rhode Island. New York: American Legacy P, 1967. Special Collections NA 735 .N54 D6 1967

Elliott, Maude H. This Was My Newport. New York: Arno P, 1975. Main F89 .N5 E4 1975

Fifty Glimpses of Newport (Rhode Island): From Recent Photographs. Boston: Pub. for John F. Murphy, 1897. Print. Special Collections Gilded F89.N5 F48.

Gannon, Thomas. Newport Mansions: the Gilded Age. Dublin, NH: Foremost, 1982.

Kathrens, Michael C. Newport Villas: The Revival Styles, 1885–1935. New York: W.W. Norton, 2009. Print. Main, Special Collections Art NA7238.N67 K38 2009.

MacLeish, A B, Cheryl Helms, and Pieter N. Roos. Rough Point: The Newport Home of Doris Duke. Newport, R.I: Newport Restoration Foundation, 2003. Print. Special Collections Vbilt F89.N5 M33 2003.

Miller, Paul F. Lost Newport: Vanished Cottages of the Resort Era. Carlisle, Mass: Applewood Books, 2009. Print. Special Collections Gilded NA735.N54 M55 2009.

Morris, Ed. A Guide to Newport’s Cliff Walk: Tales of Seaside Mansions and the Gilded Age Elite. Charleston, S.C: History Press, 2009. Print. Special Collections Gilded F89.N5 M792 2009.

O’Connor, Richard. The Golden Summers: An Antic History of Newport. New York: Putnam, 1974. Print. Special Collections Gilded F89.N5 O26 1974.

Sirkis, Nancy. Newport: Pleasures and Palaces. New York: Viking P, 1963.

Stensrud, Rockwell. Newport: A Lively Experiment 1639–1969. Newport, RI: Redwood Library and Athenaeum, 2006. Print. Special Collections F89.N5 S83 2006.

Van Renssalaer, May K. Newport: Our Social Capital. New York: Arno P, 1975. Main F 89 .N5 V2 1975

Waite, Diane S. Harbour Court: New York Yacht Club. New York: New York Yacht Club, 2008. Print. Special Collections F89.N5 W15 2008.

Yarnall, James L. Newport Through its Architecture: A History of Styles from Postmedieval to Postmodern. Newport, RI: Salve Regina University Press, 2005. Special Collections NA 735 .N54 Y37 2005

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Psychiatry

Berrios, G E. The History of Mental Symptoms: Descriptive Psychopathology Since the Nineteenth Century. Cambridge [England: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Print. Main RC 437.5 .B468 1996

Forgotten Wards: Kings Park Story. (DVD) New York: Long Island Oddities, 2006. Special Collections, DVD RC445.N73 L6 2006.

Forgotten Wards: Central Islip Legacy. (DVD) New York: Long Island Oddities, 2006. Special Collections, DVD RC445.N73 L6 2006.

Forgotten Wards: Pilgrim, the Final Chapter. (DVD) New York: Long Island Oddities, 2006. Special Collections, DVD RC445.N73 L6 2006.

Furst, Lilian R. Before Freud: Hysteria and Hypnosis in Later Nineteenth-Century Psychiatric Cases. Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press, 2008. Print. Main, RC438 .F87 2008

Green, Christopher D, Marlene G. Shore, and Thomas Teo. The Transformation of Psychology: Influences of 19th Century Philosophy, Technology, and Natural Science. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2001. Print. Main BF103 . T73 2001

Leita, John. L.i. Asylums Revealed: Kings Park Psychiatric Center. Selden, NY: Long Island Oddities, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections RC445.N73 K56 2007.

Masson, J M. A Dark Science: Women, Sexuality, and Psychiatry in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1986. Print. Main RC 339.E85 D37 1986

Scull, Andrew T. Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen: The Social History of Psychiatry in the Victorian Era. Philadelphia, Pa: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1981. Print. Main RC 450 .G7 M26 1981

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Resorts and Spas

McCash, William B, and June H. McCash. The Jekyll Island Club: Southern Haven for America’s Millionaires. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1989. Print. Special Collections Vbilt HS2725.J45 J456 1989.

Sterngass, Jon. First Resorts: Pursuing Pleasure at Saratoga Springs, Newport, and Coney Island. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. Print. Ebook, Special Collections Gilded E166 .S87 2001.

Bailey, David C. Fashionable Asheville. North Charleston, S.C.: BookSurge, 2004. Print. Special Collections Vbilt F264.A8 B34 2004.

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Servants


Dudden, Faye E. Serving Women: Household Service in Nineteenth-Century America. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan UP, 1985. Main HD 6072 .2 .U5 D82 1985

Katzman, David M. Seven Days a Week: Women and Domestic Service in Industrializing America. New York: Oxford UP, 1978. Main HD 6072 .2 .U5 K37

Roberts, Robert. Roberts’ Guide for Butlers and Household Staff. Bedford, MA: Applewood Books, 1993. Main TX 331 .R64 1993

Shodell, Elly. In the Service: Workers on the Grand Estates of Long Island, 1890s - 1940s. New York: Port Washington Library, 1991.

Stigler, George J. Domestic Servants in the United States, 1900–1940. New York, National Bureau of Economic Research, 1946. Special Collections H 11 .N2432 no.24

Turner, Ernest S. What the Butler Saw: Two Hundred and Fifty Years of the Servant Problem. New York: St. Martin_P, 1963. Main HD 8039 .D52 G85

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Society


Adler, Kathleen, Erica E. Hirshler, H B. Weinberg, David P. Curry, Rodolphe Rapetti, and Christopher Riopelle. Americans in Paris, 1860–1900. London: National Gallery, 2006. Print. Main ND210 .A35 2006.

Amory, Cleveland. The Last Resorts. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1952.Main E 168 .A52

Beard, Geoffrey. The Compleat Gentleman: Five Centuries of Aristocratic Life. New York: Rizzoli, 1993.

Beard, Patricia. After the Ball: Gilded Age Secrets, Boardroom Betrayals, and the Party That Ignited the Great Wall Street Scandal of 1905. New York: HarperCollins, 2003. Print. Special Collections Gilded HC102.5.H94 B43 2003.

Beckert, Sven. The Monied Metropolis: New York City and the Consolidation of the American Bourgeoisie, 1850–1896. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded HC108.N7 B343 2001.

Beebe, Lucius. The Big Spenders: The Epic Story of the Rich Rich, the Grandes of America and the Magnificoes, and How They Spent Their Fortunes. Mount Jackson, Va: Axios Press, 2009. Print. Special Collections Gilded E168 .B43 2009.

Beer, Thomas. The Mauve Decade: American Life At the End of the Nineteenth Century. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1997. Main PS 214 .B35 1997

Black, David. The King of Fifth Avenue: The Fortunes of August Belmont. New York: Dial Press, 1981. Print. Special Collections E415.9.B45 B56.

Boegner, Peggie P, and Richard Gachot. Halcyon Days: An American Family Through Three Generations. New York: Old Westbury Gardens and Abrams, 1986. Print. Reserves CT274.P53 B64 1986.

Bronner, Simon J. Folklife Studies from the Gilded Age: Object, Rite, and Custom in Victorian America. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, 1987. Main E 168 .F69 1987

Cordery, Stacy A. Alice: Alice Roosevelt Longworth, from White House Princess to Washington Power Broker. New York, N.Y: Viking, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections E757.3 .C67 2007.

Churchill, Allen. The Upper Crust: an Informal History of New York’s Highest Society. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1970.

Dwight, Eleanor. Edith Wharton: an Extraordinary Life. New York: Harry N. Abrams,1994.

Eliot, Elizabeth. Heiresses and Coronets: the Story of Lovely Ladies and Noble Men. New York: McDowell, Obolensky, 1959.

Gans, Herbert. Popular Culture and High Culture: an Analysis of the Evolution of Taste. New York: Basic Books, 1974.

Green, Harvey. Light of the Home: an Intimate View of the Lives of Women in Victorian America. New York: Pantheon Books, 1983.

Hemp, William H. New York Enclaves. New York: C.N. Potter, 1975. Print. Special Collections F128.6 .H45 1975

Hutto, Richard J. Crowning Glory: American Wives of Princes and Dukes. Macon, GA: Henchard Press, 2007. Print. Special Collections Vbilt HT647 .H88 2007.

Lehr, Elizabeth D. “King Lehr” and the Gilded Age. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1935.

Lundberg, Ferdinand. America’s 60 Families. New York: Vanguard Press, 1937. Print. Special Collections HB835 .L86 1937.

Maccoll, Gail, and Carol Wallace. To Marry an English Lord, or How Anglomania Really Got Started. New York: Workman, 1989.

McAllister, Samuel W. Society as I Have Found It. New York: Arno P, 1975. Main CT 275 .M23 A3 1975

Montgomery, Maureen E. Displaying Women: Spectacles of Leisure in Edith Wharton’s New York. New York: Routledge, 1998. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded PS3545 .H16 Z747 1998

Oppel, Frank. Tales of Gaslight New York. Secaucus, N.J: Castle, 1985. Print. Special Collections F128.5 .T34 1985.

Simon, Kate. Fifth Avenue: A Very Social History. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded F128.67.F4 S55.

Smiley, Albert K. Lake Mohonk Mountain House: 1876. Mohonk Lake, NY: 1876. Special Collections F 117 .M64 L25 1876

Smythe, Ted Curtis. The Gilded Age press, 1865–1900. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2003. Main PN 4855 .H57 2003 no.4

Spooner, Ken. The Knapps Lived Here. New York, NY: Elm & McKinley, 2010. Print. Special Collections E664.K62 S66 2010.

Tully, Andrew. Era of Elegance. New York: Funk & Wagnalls Co, 1947. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded F128.5 .T85.

Uruburu, Paula M. American Eve: Evelyn Nesbit, Stanford White, the Birth of the “it” Girl, and the Crime of the Century. New York: Riverhead Books, 2008. Print. Main, Special Collections Gilded HD8039.M772 U59 2008.

Van Ransselaer, Mrs. John K. The Social Ladder. New York: Henry Holt, 1924.

Wecter, Dixon. The Saga of American Society: a Record of Social Aspiration. New York: Charles Scribner_Sons, 1937. Main E 161 .W43

Worden, Helen. Society Circus. New York: Covico Friede, 1936.

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Sports and Games

Auto Racing

First International Competition for the William K. Vanderbilt, Jr. Cup: Held on Long Island, Saturday, October 8th 1904. Boston, Mass: The Club, 1944. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.V36 V57 1944.

Fourth International Competition for the William K. Vanderbilt, Jr. Cup. New York : Long Island Automotive Museum, 1978. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.V36 F68 1978.

Helck, Peter. Great Auto Races. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1975. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1029.15 .H44.

Kroplick, Howard, and Al Velocci. The Long Island Motor Parkway. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2008. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.L66 K76 2008.

Kroplick, Howard. Official Program, Score Card and Guide of the Second International Race for the William K. Vanderbilt, Junior, Cup: Held on Long Island, Saturday, October 14th, 1905, Starting at Six A. M. New York, NY: Impact Communications, 1905. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.V36 A64 2005.

Kroplick, Howard. Vanderbilt Cup Races of Long Island. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2008. Print. Main, Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.V36 K76 2008. Vanderbilt Centennial, 1904–2004. New York: The Group, 2004. Print. Special Collections Motor Pkwy GV1033.5.V36 V36 2004.

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Bridge (Card Game)

Jacoby, Oswald, David Burnstine, Howard Schenken, and Michael T. Gottlieb. The Four Aces System of Contract Bridge. New York: Four Aces, 1935. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV1282.3 .J24.

Vanderbilt, Harold S. The Club Convention System of Bidding at Contract Bridge. New York: Scribner, 1964. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV1282.3 .V29.

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Golf

Outerbridge, David. Champion in a Man’s World: The Biography of Marion Hollins. Chelsea, MI: Sleeping Bear Press, 1998. Print. Main, Special Collections GV964.H64 O88 1998.

Quirin, William L. America’s Linksland: A Century of Long Island Golf. Chelsea, MI: Sleeping Bear Press, 2002. Print. Main, Special Collections GV982 .N7 Q57 2002

Wexler, Daniel. The Missing Links: America’s Greatest Lost Golf Courses & Holes. Chelsea, MI: Sleeping Bear Press, 2000. Print. Special Collections GV981 .W48 2000.

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Horse Racing

Bowen, Edward L. The Jockey Club’s Illustrated History of Thoroughbred Racing in America. Boston: Little, Brown, 1994. Print. Special Collections SF335.U5 B68 1994.

Case, Carole. The Right Blood: America’s Aristocrats in Thoroughbred Racing. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2001. Print. Main, Special Collections SF336.A2 C37 2001.

Reeves, Richard S, and Edward L. Bowen. Belmont Park: A Century of Champions. Lexington, Ky: Eclipse Press, 2005. Print. Special Collections Art ND237.R259 A4 2005.

Simon, Mary. Racing Through the Century: The Story of Thoroughbred Racing in America. Irvine, Calif: BowTie Press, 2002. Print. Special Collections SF335.U5 S56 2002.

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Polo

Dale, T F. Polo Past and Present. S.l.: General Books, 2009. Print. Special Collections, Main GV1011 .D3 2009. Laffaye, Horace A. The Evolution of Polo. Jefferson, N.C: McFarland & Co, 2009. Print. Special Collections GV1011 .L343 2009.

Laffaye, Horace A. Profiles in Polo: The Players Who Changed the Game. Jefferson, N.C: McFarland & Co, 2007. Print. Special Collections GV1010.3 .P77 2007. Milburn, Frank. Polo, the Emperor of Games. New York: Knopf, 1994. Print. Main, Special Collections GV1011.6.U6 M55 1994.

Watson, J N. P. The World of Polo: Past & Present. Topsfield, Mass: Salem House, 1986. Print. Main, Special Collections GV1011 .W37 1986.

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Tennis

Caldwell, Dale G, and Nancy G. McShea. Tennis in New York: The History of the Most Influential Sport in the Most Influential City in the World. Mamroneck, N.Y: Intelligent Influence Inc, 2011. Print. Special Collections GV1002.95.N47 C25 2011.

Grasso, John. Historical Dictionary of Tennis. Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, 2011. Print. Special Collections GV990 .G73 2011.

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Yachting

Club Book of the Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club of New York. New York, n.d.. Print. Special Collections Gilded GV823.S2 A2.

Holm, Ed. Yachting’s Golden Age, 1880–1905. New York: Knopf, 1999. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV815 .H58 1999.

Knapp, Arthur. Race Your Boat Right. New York: Van Nostrand, 1952. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV827 .K57.

Phillips-Birt, Douglas H. C. The History of Yachting. New York: Stein and Day, 1974. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV812 .P45 1974b.

Rosenfeld, Morris, and Stanley Rosenfeld. A Century Under Sail: Selected Photographs. Mystic, CT.: Mystic Seaport, 2001. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV821 .R67 1988.

Vanderbilt, Harold S. On the Wind’s Highway: Ranger, Rainbow and Racing. New York: C. Scribner’s Sons, 1939. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV829 .V3.

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Yoga

Love, Robert. The Great Oom: The Improbable Birth of Yoga in America. New York: Viking, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections Vbilt B132.Y6 L64 2010.

Vanderbilt Family


Andrews, Wayne. The Vanderbilt Legend. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1941. Special Collections Vbilt CS 71 .V228 1941

Auchincloss, Louis. The Vanderbilt Era: Profiles of a Gilded Age. New York: MacMillan, 1990. Special Collections Vbilt CT 274 .V35 A93 1989

Ball, Jr., Don. America’s Colorful Railroads. New York: Bonanza Books, 1978.

Balsan, Consuelo Vanderbilt. The Glitter and the Gold. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1952. Special Collections Vbilt CT 3150 .B34 A3 1952

Biddle, Flora M. The Whitney Women and the Museum They Made: a Family Memoir. New York: Arcade, 1999. Main N 618 .B53 1999

Boone, Lee. Scientific results of the cruises of the yachts “Eagle” and “Ara”, 1921–1928, William K. Vanderbilt, commanding: Crustacea, Stomatopoda and Brachyura. Huntington, NY, 1930. Special Collections Vbilt QL 444 .M375 B66 1930

Brough, James. Consuelo: Portrait of an American Heiress. New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1979. Special Collections Vbilt CT 3150 .B34 B76 1979

Bryan, John M. G. W. Vanderbilt’s Biltmore Estate. New York: Rizzoli, 1994.

Burden, Shirley. The Vanderbilts in My Life. New York: Ticknor and Fields, 1981.

Cecil, William A. V. Biltmore: The Vision and Reality of George W. Vanderbilt, Richard Morris Hunt, and Frederick Law Olmsted. Asheville, N.C: Biltmore Estate, 1975. Print. Special Collections Vbilt F264.B5 C43 1975.

Choules, John O. The Cruise of the Steam Yacht North Star: A Narrative of the Excursion of Mr. Vanderbilt’s Party to England, Russia, Denmark, France, Spain, Malta, Turkey, Madeira, Etc. Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1854. Print. Special Collections Vbilt D919 .C55.

Covington, Howard E. Lady on the Hill : How Biltmore Estate Became an American Icon. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2006. Main F 264 .A8 C687 2006

Croffut, W A. The Vanderbilts and the Story of Their Fortune. Chicago: Belford, Clarke, 1886. Print. Special Collections Vbilt CS71 .V3.

Dowling College Restoration Committee. William Kissam Vanderbilt’s Idle Hour. The Mansion: Oakdale, Long Island, NY. Oakdale, NY: Dowling College, 1996. Special Collections Vbilt F 129 .O26 W55 1996

Forman, John, and Robbe P. Stimson. The Vanderbilts and the Gilded Age: Architectural Aspirations, 1879 - 1901. New York: St. Martins P, 1991. Special Collections Vbilt NA 7207 .F67 1991

Fowler, Marian. In a Gilded Cage: From Heiress to Duchess. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1994. Special Collections Vbilt DA 28 .35 .A1 F69 1994

Friedman, B.H. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1978. Special Collections Vbilt N 5220 .W65 F74

Gittelman, Steven H. Willie K. Vanderbilt II: A Biography. Jefferson, N.C: McFarland & Co, 2010. Print. Main, Special Collections Vbilt CT275.V238 G47 2010.

Goldberg, Alan, Molly Thompson, Jack Perkins, Michael Cascio, and Susan E. Leventhal. The Vanderbilts: An American Dynasty. New York, N.Y.: A&E Home Video, 1995. DVD Collection, Special Collections Vbilt CS71.V228 V26 1995.

Hoyt, Edwin P. The Vanderbilts and Their Fortune. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1962.

Kenin, Richard. Return to Albion: Americans in England, 1760–1940. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1979. Main CT 775 .K46 1979.

King, Robert B, and Charles O. McLean. The Vanderbilt Homes. New York: Rizzoli, 1989. Print. Special Collections Vbilt CT274.V35 K55 1989.

Lane, Wheaton J. Commodore Vanderbilt: an Epic of the Steam Age. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1942.

Lewis, Alfred A. Ladies and Not-So-Gentle Women. New York: Viking, 2000. Special Collections Vbilt CT 3260 .L48 2000

Patterson, Jerry E. The Vanderbilts. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1989. Main & Special Collections Vbilt CT 274 .V35 P38 1989

Rector, Margaret H. Alva, That Vanderbilt Belmont Woman. Wicford, RI: Dutch Island P, 1992. Special Collections Vbilt CT 275 .B4474 R311 1992

Renehan, Edward. Commodore: The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt. New York: Basic Books, 2007. Print. Main, Special Collections Vbilt CT275.V23 R46 2007.

Rickman, Ellen E. Biltmore Estate. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2005. Print. Special Collections Vbilt F264.A8 R53 2005.

Schetty-Plante, Gloria. Idle hour, the mansion and its history: the story of the William K. Vanderbilt mansion, now the home of Dowling College, Oakdale, Long Island. Miller Place, NY: Laurel Pub., 1990. Special Collections Vbilt F 129 .O26 I45 1990

Smith, Arthur D.H. Commodore Vanderbilt: an Epic of American Achievement. New York: Robert M McBride & Company, 1927.

Stasz, Clarice. The Vanderbilt Women: Dynasty of Wealth, Glamour and Tragedy. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1991. Special Collections Vbilt CT 274.V35 S83 1991

Stiles, T J. The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Print. Special Collections Vbilt CT275.V23 S85 2009.

Stuart, Amanda M. Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: the Story of a Daughter and a Mother in the Gilded Age. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2005. Main & Special Collections Vbilt CT 3150 .B34 S83 2005

The Vanderbilts: An American Dynasty. [videorecording (VHS)]. New York: A&E Home Video, 1995. Videotapes/DVDs & Special Collections Vbilt CT 274 .V35 V362 1995

Vanderbilt, Arthur T. Fortune’s Children: The Fall of the House of Vanderbilt. New York: Morrow, 1989. Print. Special Collections Vbilt CT274.V35 V36 1989.

Vanderbilt, Harold S. The Club Convention System of Bidding at Contract Bridge. New York: Scribner, 1964. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV1282.3 .V29.

Vanderbilt, Harold S. On the Wind’s Highway: Ranger, Rainbow and Racing. New York: C. Scribner’s Sons, 1939. Print. Special Collections Vbilt GV829 .V3.

Vanderbilt II, William K. Flying lanes: being the journal of a flight around South America and over the Andes. New York, 1937. Special Collections Vbilt F 2223 .V36

Vanderbilt II, William K. A Trip Through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France. New York: Privately Published, 1918. Special Collections Vbilt D 973 .V3

Vanderbilt II, William K. West made East: with the loss of a day. New York: William K. Vanderbilt, 1933. Special Collections Vbilt G 440 .V22

Vanderbilt II, William K. ‘’Taking one’s own ship around the world, a journal descriptive of scenes and incidents, together with observations from the log book, recorded on the voyage around the world, October 25, 1928, to May 16, 1929, of the yacht Ara, commanded by the author, William K. Vanderbilt.’‘ New York: Private printing, 1929. Special Collections Vbilt G 440 .V2

Vanderbilt II, William K. Fifteen thousand miles cruise with Ara. United States: W. Vanderbilt, 1928. Special Collections Vbilt GV 463 .V35 1928

Vanderbilt II, William K. ‘’To Galapagos on the Ara, 1926; the events of a pleasure-cruise to the Galapagos Islands and a classification of a few rare aquatic findings, including two specimens of a new species of shark never caught before and here described for the first time, by William K. Vanderbilt.’‘ Mount Vernon, NY: Private Printing, 1927. Special Collections Vbilt QH 123 .V3

Vanderbilt II, William K. Across the Atlantic with Ara, Summer of 1924. New York: Brentano’s, 1925. Special Collections Vbilt GV 463

Vanderbilt Jr., Cornelius. Farewell to Fifth Avenue. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. Special Collections Vbilt CT 275.V23 A3 1935

Vanderbilt Jr., Cornelius. Man of the World: My Life on Five Continents. New York: Crown, 1959. Special Collections Vbilt CT 275 .V235 V3

Vanderbilt, Jr., Cornelius. Queen of the Golden Age. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1956. Special Collections Vbilt CT 275 .V235 V36

Vanderbilt, Jr., Cornelius. The Living Past of America: A Pictorial Treasury of Our Historic Houses and Villages That Have Been Preserved and Restored. New York: Crown Publishers, 1955. Special Collections Vbilt E 159 .V35

White, Shelley, Kathryn Jacob, Oliver E. Allen, Nancy R. Stuart, Barclay Fryery, Frank Sparkman, J S. Anderson, Chip Bolcik, Carolyn Gray, and Paul Jones. Mansions, Monuments & Masterpieces: [the Vanderbilts, Mansions of Money]. New York, NY: A & E Home Video, 2002. Special Collections Vbilt NA7615.V3 M3 2002.

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Women’s Rights


Flexner, Eleanor. Century of Struggle: the Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States. New York: Atheneum, 1973. Main HQ 1410 .F6

Hoffert, Sylvia D. Alva Vanderbilt Belmont: Unlikely Champion of Women’s Rights. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2012. Print. Main, Special Collections Vbilt HQ1413.B44 H64 2012.

Irwin, Inez H. The Story of the Woman’s Party. New York: Kraus Reprints, 1971. Main JK 1901 .I7

Jones, Margaret C. Heretics and Hellraisers: Women Contributors to the Masses, 1911 - 1917. Austin, TX: University of Texas P, 1993. Main PS 151 .J65 1993

Stanton, Elizabeth C. History of Woman Suffrage. New York: National American Woman Suffrage Association, 1887. Special Collections JK 1896 .S8 1887

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Transportation

Beebe, Lucius M. Mansions on Rails: The Folklore of the Private Railway Car. Berkeley, Calif: Howell-North, 1959. Print. Special Collections TF455 .B4.

Dick, Robert. Mercedes and Auto Racing in the Belle Epoque, 1895 - 1915. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2005. Special Collections TL 215 .M18 D53 2005

Helck, Peter. The Checkered Flag. New York: Scribner, 1961.Special Collections GV 1029 .H38

Jonnes, Jill. Conquering Gotham: Building Penn Station and Its Tunnels. New York, N.Y: Penguin Books, 2008. Print. Special Collections TF302.N7 J66 2008

Leavy, Michael. The New York Central System. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub, 2006. Print. Main, Special Collections TF25.N6 L43 2006.

MacTaggart, Ross. Millionaires, Mansions, and Motor Yachts: An Era of Opulence. New York: Norton, 2004. Print. Special Collections, Main VM331 .M1724 2004

Melton, James, and Ken W. Purdy. Bright Wheels Rolling: The Story of the World’s Great Antique Cars and an Almost-Forgotten Era of Brocaded Elegance on Wheels, Taken from America’s Most Famous Collection-the James Melton Autorama. Philadelphia: Macrae Smith Co, 1954. Print. Special Collections TL15 .M4.

Rousmaniese, John. The Luxury Yachts. Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books, 1981.

Shank, William H. Vanderbilt’s Folly: A History of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. York, Pa: American Canal and Transportation Center, 1973. Print. Special Collections Vbilt HE356.P45 S53 1973.

Solomon, Brian. New York Central Railroad. St. Paul: MBI Pub. Co. and Voyager Press, 2007. Print. Main TF25.N6 S33 2007.

Turner, Vincent R. Heritage Roads on Long Island. Mineola, N.Y: Mineola Lithographers, 1965. Print. Special Collections F127.L8 T8.

Velocci, Al. The Toll Lodges of the Long Island Motor Parkway, and Their Gatekeepers’ Lives. New York: Al Velocci, 2004. Special Collections HE 356 .N7 V45 2004

Whipple, A.B.C. The Racing Yachts. Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books, 1980.

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