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Icon artist home lg 0b3dea9b44831bfd6ecf25e04e66d9d8ee5c2eed5763fc11f895724ce7fe1812 Locust Grove

Samuel F. B. Morse was a nineteenth-century American artist, the first president of the National Academy of Design, and the inventor of the telegraph. His Italianate villa in Poughkeepsie, New York, called Locust Grove, was remodeled by Alexander Jackson Davis in 1851-52 and is situated on 180 acres of forest and hiking trails. Designated a National Historic Landmark, it is open to the public.  For more information, visit www.lgny.org.