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Front Facade of Old Roe's Tavern, in Setauket, Long Island, New York

Object Number: 
1954.159a
Date: 
1911
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 9 in. ( 22.2 x 22.9 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower: "Setaucket LI/Old Roe's Tavern/built in 1702/Geo Washington/stoped here as a guest /in 1792, Arthur W. Strong Nov 1911"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "ARTHUR W. STRONG / NOV. 1911."; at lower center: "SETAUCKET. L.I. / OLD ROE'S TAVERN / BUILT IN 1702 / GEO WASHINGTON / STOPPED HERE AS A GUEST / IN 1732"
Description: 
This is one of six views of the Setauket Presbyterian Church and the Captain Nathaniel Roe Tavern at Setuaket.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Oscar T. Barck, Sr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group