Grand Island - Table of Contents

River Lea
William Cleveland Allen's Villa at River Lea 
Beaver Island State Park, Grand Island, NY

The Grand Island Historical Society restored and maintains the Villa at River Lea, owned by New York State and located in Beaver Island State Park.

Illustrated outdoor sign: Grover Cleveland & Grand Island / Lewis F. Allen & Western New York

Illustrated outdoor sign: Allenton Farm and the Villa at River Lea / Creating Beaver Island State Park

Christopher N. Brown, Re-membering a Sense of Place: Andrew Jackson Downing and Charles Downing’s Visit to Buffalo and their Relationship with Lewis F. Allen



Living room

Dining room

Second floor

Especially for children

Historic Photographs on display:

Grand Island History

The Allens & Grover Cleveland

See also:

Lewis F. Allen - Table of Contents

Grover Cleveland - Table of Contents

Special thanks to Grand Island Historical Society President Curt Nestark for his cooperation
Grand Island Historical Society Historian Dottie Roehrig for her assistance

Photos and their arrangement 2006 Chuck LaChiusa
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