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Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY (1985)

Testing in a portion of the former grounds of Sailors' Snug Harbor found significant archaeological resources in the vicinity of the Matron's Cottage. Sailors' Snug Harbor served aged and sick seaman from 1833-1976 as one of the first retirement homes in the United States. The archaeological collection is within the NYC Archaeological Repository. Click here to access: The Archaeological Report of Field Testing at Snug Harbor Cultural Center

  • New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission


  • Ms. Judith Baragli

  • Dr. Sherene Baugher

  • Ms. Louise De Cesare

  • Ms. Sandra Famolare

  • Dr. Frederick Winter