The Garden City Historical Society   
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Reminders of the historic past of the Village of Garden City

All items delivered free of charge to a location within the Garden City, Nassau County, NY area. If mailed from our store, please include $2.00 for postage.

To order, please call 516-456-0433 or email us at

Garden City Landmark Afghan
Outlines of 7 historic buildings built during early Village days.
, plus our original colors of Burgundy
Green, 100% cotton, $50

Garden City, Long Island In Early Photographs, 1869-1919, $10

Victorian Parlors and Tea Parties
By Patricia B. Mitchell

A paperback book that explains how tea parties developed in the Victorian Era, the look of the Victorian parlor and the role of the Victorian wife. Contains recipes for items served at tea parties.

Grace in Skirt and Sleeve
Victorian Ladies' Clothing 1894-1901
By Sarah E. Mitchell

This paperback book details the fashion influences, shopping and basics of dressing for the Victorian woman.

Brass Ornament, $15
The Garden City Historical Society Museum

Bag of Bones
By J. North Conway
$24.95 Hardcover; $16.95 Paperback

A riveting account of the mystery surrounding the theft and ultimate quest for A. T. Stewart's remains.

Ceramic Ornaments, $25
Choice of the Old Garden City Hotel or St. Paul's School

Children's Art Contests
Winning artwork

2006: "Landmarks of Garden City" Notecards, 13 cards and envelopes per package, $15

2007: "Doors of Garden City" Poster, $5

2008: "Architecture of Garden City" Note pads, $5

Commemorative Brick Paver Campaign

Purchase a personally inscribed brick honoring family or friends by marking a milestone in life or residency in Garden City. Businesses and corporations are welcome to purchase commemorative bricks. It's a great way to acknowledge the years the company has been in business in the Garden City community. All bricks are placed in the walkway at the Garden City Historical Society museum on Eleventh Street, Garden City, Long Island, NY.

4 x 8 brick, 14 characters per line on 3 lines, or 20 characters on 21 lines, $100 (various larger sizes also available)

To order, please call 516-248-0042, or download the order form and mail it to us, or email us at

Gift Membership

Give a gift membership to The Garden City Historical Society. We will notify the recipient of your generosity. A subscription to the Society's newsletter, Historical Notes, is included with each gift membership. Please refer to our membership page for further information.

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