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Olmsted-Beil House: Sampling of Press Coverage

Office of the Borough President of Staten Island

Frederick Law Olmsted and His Eltingville Farm
Originally published on the Staten Island USA Facebook Page (2021)
Frederick Law Olmsted & His Eltingville Farm Staten Island »

National Association for Olmsted Parks--Olmsted 200

Eagle Scout Honors Olmsted with Service Project
(September 14, 2022)
https://olmsted200.org/eagle-scout-honors-olmsted-with-service-project/

Call to Release Grant Funds for the Purchase of Olmsted Farm Property
(May 6, 2021)
https://olmsted200.org/call-for-release-grant-funds-to-purchase-the-olmsted-farm-property/

Olmsted: The Scientific Farmer on Staten Island
(January 15, 2021)
https://olmsted200.org/olmsted-the-scientific-farmer-on-staten-island/

Staten Island Advance

3 S.I. treasures need help
(October 13, 2022)
History under attack: 300-year-old Staten Island house vandalized with racial slurs, obscene images
(October 11, 2022)
Staten Island Street Renamed in Honor of Frederick Law Olmsted
(August 26, 2022)
https://bit.ly/3B023wV
 

To save a house you need friends with a passion and funding | Then and Now
(Jan. 7, 2022)
https://www.silive.com/entertainment/2022/01/to-save-a-house-you-need-friends-with-a-passion-and-funding-then-and-now.html

Olmsted-Beil House added to N.Y. State Register of Historic Places
(Sept. 26, 2020)
https://www.silive.com/news/2020/09/olmsted-beil-house-added-to-ny-register-of-historic-places.html

Staten Island Park Volunteers to be Honored for Service
(February 23, 2020)
https://www.silive.com/news/2020/02/staten-island-park-volunteers-to-be-honored-for-service.html

Community pushing to restore Frederick Law Olmsted home

(Oct. 18, 2019)
https://www.silive.com/news/2019/10/community-pushing-to-restore-frederick-law-olmsted-home.html

Olmsted-Beil House Park: Historic home of Central Park co-designer Frederick Law Olmsted
(Nov. 4, 2018)
https://www.silive.com/seen/2018/11/olmsted-beil-house-park-historic-home-of-central-park-co-designer-frederick-law-olmsted.html

NY1

Preservationists Launch Campaign to Save Historic New York Landmark
(Nov. 13, 2018)
https://www.ny1.com/nyc/all-boroughs/news/2018/11/14/olmstead-beil-house

unTapped New York

See Frederick Law Olmsted’s Abandoned Staten Island Home That Inspired Central Park
(Sept. 3, 2019)
https://untappedcities.com/2019/09/03/see-frederick-law-olmsteads-abandoned-staten-island-home-that-inspired-central-park-2/

 

The Cultural Landscape Foundation

Olmsted’s Staten Island Farm Receives National Recognition
(December 16, 2020)
https://bit.ly/3ec0inq
 

Olmsted’s Staten Island Farm
(Jan. 3, 2019)
https://tclf.org/olmsted-staten-island-farm?destination=search-results

CityLand

City Planning Commission Considers Acquisition of Land to Expand Olmsted Beil House Park
(Nov. 12, 2018)
https://www.citylandnyc.org/city-planning-commission-considers-acquisition-of-land-to-expand-olmsted-beil-house-park/

The Daily Plant (New York City Department of Parks and Recreation) 

Parks Acquires Former Home Of Central Park Designer
(Sept. 28, 2006)
https://www.nycgovparks.org/news/daily-plant?id=1994