July 22, 2014
The Southampton Historical Museum presents its second annual Samuel L. Parrish Lecture at Whitfield in Southampton Village. The lecture is titled The Orchard: Stanford White’s Final Masterpiece, by Gary Lawrance, Architect. In 1915, Country Life Magazine called The Orchard one of twelve significant country houses in America. Now called Whitefield, Architect Stanford White created what is today considered “one of the finest and most prominent estates in the Hamptons.” Author and Architect Gary Lawrance will give a lecture in the Music Room at Whitefield (155 Hill Street, Southampton) followed by a reception in the garden of the 16 acre estate. $125 for members, $140 for non-members, RSVP required by Tuesday, August 12. Tickets can only be purchased by calling the Southampton Historcial Museum at 631-283-2494.