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Published by American Assembly, Columbia University in New York, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Harriman (N.Y.)


  • Harriman family.,
  • Harriman, Edward Henry, 1848-1909 -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- Harriman.,
  • Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.),
  • Harriman (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Marjorie W. Brown.
ContributionsAmerican Assembly.
LC ClassificationsF129.H267 B76 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3791603M
LC Control Number81071068

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Completed in , for Edward Henry Harriman () and his wife Mary Williamson Averell ().The mansion is unique among the Gilded Age Estates for being wholly American - from the materials used to the decoration within, this was an expression of American excellence. Arden House sits on top of Mount Orama and covsquare feet of living . Mr. Mortimer, vice president of the public policy forum American Assembly, gave a tour of Arden House, the estate owned by Columbia University at which the . Arden is a historic estate outside Harriman, New York, that was owned by railroad magnate Edward Henry Harriman and his wife, Mary Averell the early s, the family ow acres (63 sq mi; km 2) in the area, half of it comprising the Arden main house is at the top of a mountain east of the village, reachable by Arden House Road Architect: Carrère and Hastings. A rden House is the first and premier conference center property in the United States. An elegant , square foot+ mansion set on the top of the 1,foot Mount Orama in Harriman, NY, Arden House is located on a acre plateau in a protected acre site, and is conveniently located within 40 miles of Midtown New York City.

  Kathleen Harriman Mortimer, a daughter of W. Averell Harriman, died on Thursday at The death, at her cottage in Arden, N.Y., .   They are also said to have received options to buy the Harriman property in Sun Valley, Idaho, which is a resort developed by the Harriman family, and the Arden estate north of New York City. Cell Biology of the Major Histocompatibility Complex documents the proceedings of a symposium on ""Cell Biology of the Major Histocompatibility Complex"" held at Arden House on the Harriman Campus of Columbia University from June 8 , The meeting was the ninth of the P & S Biomedical Sciences Symposia. The book is organized into five parts.   "Later he undertook some work at Mr. Harriman's new house at Arden. He was up there a good deal, and so got on intimate terms with the family." The article noted "At Mrs. Harriman's house yesterday all inquires on the subject of the .

Arden House, a living expression of the Harriman family Publisher: American Assembly, Columbia University Author: Brown, Marjorie W. Call# FH B76 Summary: Brown, Marjorie W., Arden House, a living expression of the Harriman family. W. Averell Harriman, 94, whose service to the nation in peace and war was unique in its breadth and longevity, died yesterday at his house in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., of . Harriman is the mother of Winston Spencer Churchill II. Averell Harriman, heir to one of the nation’s largest family fortunes, did not disclose the value of his estate in the will. Arden House is a bed skilled nursing facility offering post-hospital rehabilitation in eight short-stay suites and one transitional suite and the center also has a specialized bed memory support unit for residents with Alzheimer's or dementia.