Some Gold Coast residents received such decadent wedding presents from their parents as their own North Shore estate.
|Apple Trees, home of Junius S. Morgan © Long Island's Gold Coast|
Frances Tracy Morgan and siblings © Long Island's Gold Coast
Paul Pennoyer, husband of Frances Tracy Morgan © PJM
Round Bush, home of Paul and Frances Tracy Pennoyer (née Morgan) © PJM
Financier J.P. Morgan gave his children approximately 30 acres each on Duck Pond Road and a home designed by Roger Bullard.
|Harry Guggenheim and wife.|
|Falaise © Sands Point Preserve|
Daniel and Florence Guggenheim gave up their private golf course in order to give their son Harry and his bride, Falaise, a French Norman style home perched on a bluff overlooking Hempstead Harbor.
|The Field's Caumsett © North Shore Long Island Country Houses, 1890-1950|
Marshall Field and his wife Evelyn build their dream homes together in Manhattan (at 70th and 5th Avenue, razed) and Lloyd Neck (now Caumsett State Park).
|Friends and family at Chelsea © Long Island's Gold Coast|
|Bridge near Yangtze River, inspiration photo taken by Alexandra Moore, 1921|
© Long Island's Gold Coast
|The Moore children on the Moat Bridge at Chelsea © Long Island's Gold Coast|
Benjamin and Alexandra Moore designed Chelsea in Muttontown with the help of Delano & Aldrich and hundreds of pictures taken on their honeymoon trip to Europe and Asia.