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Susan Roeller Brown Oral History (Part 2)



Brown, Susan Roeller


Nolan, Gus


In Part 2 of 2, Susan Brown discusses historic preservation of buildings at Marist College. She describes the process involved in nominating and applying to be on the State and National Register of Historical Places Listing. She describes the architectural style and histories of the three stone buildings on campus, once part of the Rosenlund Estate: the Greystone Building, Saint Peter’s and the Kieran Gatehouse. She describes Edward Bech’s life history in tandem with the history of the buildings as well.

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Brown, Susan
Marist College – History
Marist College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Marist College – Faculty
Marist College – Social Aspects


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