Air Home, St. John the Divine
Tomkins Cove, New York
This Shingle-style building served as a retreat of the Fresh Air Association of St. John, Inc. The Fresh Air Home provided summer vacation periods for children, and for mothers with infants, primarily from New York City. A substantial portion of the house collapsed in the winter of 2011/2012. The house and several outbuildings were razed around the summer of 2012; one stone cottage / gatehouse in good condition remains. The Chapel of St. John the Divine remains active nearby.
All photos March 2011 unless otherwise noted.
Photograph by William Dunsil. March 2012.
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