Print, Photographic

Object number
circa 1885
A photograph of the rear facade of the first Breakers estate (Peabody and Stearns, 1878). Features of the wooden shingled house include gables, dormers, large awnings, and a central built-in turret. Ivy covers a large portion of the exterior. In 1892, the house was lost in a fire, and the subsequent Breakers was constructed on the property.
Breakers, The
Ochre Point Avenue
Peabody & Stearns
Ruggles Avenue
Related People & Organizations
Lorillard, Pierre (associated)
Vanderbilt, Cornelius (associated)