About the Vanderbilt-Twombly Estate "Florham"
Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum
also showing a list of Vanderbilt family homes
Vanderbilt Family Genealogy Page
with a striking photo of the Florham mansion before trees surrounded the Clowney Gardens
History of the Exxon Campus
at one time the model farm area of the Florham estate
Mrs. Twombly at an 1883 Ball
a photo of her in her ball gown
Biography of Ruth Vanderbilt Twombly
with portrait in oil
Florence Adele Vanderbilt Twombly
with a number of period photographs of the Florham estate
Maggie Land Blanck's Postcard Collection
including shots of contemporary buildings in the Madison area and one early postcard of the estate.
The Twomblys of Florham
video with Walter Savage, Carol Bere and Arthur Vanderbilt II, recorded March 29, 2009
Twombly's Landing on the New Jersey Palisades
describing the Twomblys' 1909 donation of Hudson riverfront now part of Palisades Interstate Park Commission land
Florham, a Hybrid Daylily
The head gardener at Florham, at least in 1899, was Arthur Herrington, formerly of Kew Gardens. Herrington created a hybrid daylily, registered under the name of Florham.
Alexander Hamilton Twombly
shown in a stern-looking photo, was a Massachusetts State Senator.