Photographer/Creator

Chester Smolski

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Date

10-1-1970

Description

Jacob Ruppert Jr.'s private estate at Eagle's Rest, in Garrison, NY. Ruppert commenced construction on the property and his estate was completed in 1928. The mansion is styled as a Tudor Revival house. The site would eventually become Saint Basil Academy.

Notes

"Jacob Ruppert - Baseball-Reference.com." Baseball Reference. Web. 02 Mar. 2016. . "Jacob Ruppert." Baseball Hall of Fame. Web. 02 Mar. 2016. . "Remembering Jake Ruppert: the Man Who Built the Yankee Empire by Harvey Frommer." Remembering Jake Ruppert: the Man Who Built the Yankee Empireby Harvey Frommer. Web. 02 Mar. 2016. . Steinberg, Steve, and Lyle Spatz. The Colonel and Hug: The Partnership That Transformed the New York Yankees. Print. . "The History of Saint Basil Academy." Saint Basil Academy. Web. 02 Mar. 2016. . "The House That Beer Built - Avenue Magazine." Avenue Magazine. 2015. Web. 02 Mar. 2016. .

Building Type

Mansion

Building Style

Tudor Revival

Subject Headings

Architecture, Tudor; Mansions -- New York -- Garrison; Academies (Private schools)

Country Name

United States

Region Name

New York

City Name

Garrison

Street Address

79 Saint Basil Road

Keywords

schools, housing, historic buildings, tudor

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