Saturday, October 13, 2018
THE 2018 Tom Twomey Lecture in Local History
THE GARDINER FAMILY LEGACY –TWO ICONIC EAST HAMPTON ESTATES
Hosted by Dennis Fabiszak
Introduction by Richard Barons
with presentations on Gardiner’s Island: America’s Oldest Family Estate by Bruce Collins
and 95 Main Street: Winthrop Gardiner’s Remarkable Village Estate by Chip Rae
RICHARD BARONS is the senior curator and former executive director of the East Hampton Historical Society.
BRUCE COLLINS is the co-chair of the Library’s Long Island Collection and chair of its acquisitions committee. As a life-long resident of the community, he has served as chair of the East Hampton Town 350th Anniversary Committee and has been Town Supervisor, Chairman of the Bank of the Hamptons, a director of the Suffolk County National Bank and a trustee and Vice President of the East Hampton Healthcare Foundation.
CHIP RAE is a member of the East Hampton Library Board of Managers and a former Trustee of the East Hampton Historical Society. This is his second year as chair of the Tom Twomey Series.