The great New York cabinetmaker Duncan Phyfe died 160 years ago. What does this have to do with Lindenwald? Find out on August 16.
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Read Books, Watch Films!
Discover more about Martin Van Buren and the tumultuous ante bellum period of American history. Click below to find a comprehensive reading and documentary film list which illuminate this absorbing era.
Tour President Van Buren's mansion
See the inside of Martin Van Buren's 36 room mansion Lindenwald on a Ranger-guided tour. Discover the youthfulness of America and the promise and the tumult of politics before the Civil War.
Did You Know?
That Abraham Van Buren, the President's oldest son, was introduced to his future wife Angelica Singleton of South Carolina, by her cousin Dolly Madison.