Great Camp Sagamore Special Collections Research Center

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multi story wooden adirondack camp building

Great Camp Sagamore, Image 08-0198

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Acquired by Syracuse University: Donated in 1954 as an educational conference center by Mrs. Margaret Emerson, widow of Alfred Vanderbilt

Location: Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, New York State

Sold: 1975 - 1500 acres for $550,000 to State of New York to add to the Adirondack Preserve; 7 acres including buildings for $100,000 to the Preservation League of New York State