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Title Sammis Hotel
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.14.066
Date 1909
Description Sammis Hotel in 1878. Hempstead. [handwritten on page]

Top image: drawing of wooden house.
Bottom image: a small portrait drawing of George Washington. The hotel is said to have been visited by George Washington during the Battle of Long Island during the American Revolutionary War.

Scrapbook page from "Views of Nassau County"
Place Names Long Island (N.Y.)
Hempstead (N.Y.)
Nassau County (N.Y.)
American Revolutionary War
Subject Headings Hotels
War
Revolutions
Personal and Corporate Names Washington, George
Sammis Hotel
Copyright Public Domain