Floral Park School. Flowering Spring Shrubs
Floral Park School
- Floral Park is an incorporated village in Nassau County, New York on Long Island. The population is 16,800 . The village is at the western border of Nassau County, and is located in both the Town of Hempstead and the Town of North Hempstead.
- Floral Park is one of the 12 sectors of Hato Rey.
- Floral Park is a Long Island Rail Road train station in Floral Park, New York at Tulip and Atlantic Avenues. It is primarily a Hempstead Branch station, but there is limited service to the Port Jefferson Branch service on weekday mornings.
- educate in or as if in a school; "The children are schooled at great cost to their parents in private institutions"
- A large group of fish or sea mammals
- a building where young people receive education; "the school was built in 1932"; "he walked to school every morning"
- an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
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(Black & White Reprint) 1956 Yearbook: Sewanhaka High School, Floral Park, New York
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Train Station, Floral Park, Long Island, New York, about 1900
Floral Park, Long Island, New York, photo taken by Grandfather Tom Griffin (1867-1955). Tom left a box of glass negatives labeled "Floral Park, Long Island." These would seem to be from a photographic assignment.. Floral Park Town Historian Walter Gosden wrote: "The RR station that you sent the scan of was torn down when the new station (more pedestrian friendly) was built in 1909 (that was torn down when the tracks were elevated in 1960). It would have been located opposite the rear of what is now Koenig's restaurant.... "The Seedman was John Lewis Childs. that is Tulip Avenue you are looking Northwest on, the RR was right behind your grandfather when he took the photo. Koenigs would be to the road to the immediate right of the building." "The history of Floral Park begins in 1874, when 17 year old John Lewis Childs came to the area known as East Hinsdale. The community, then a part of Queens County, consisted of a small group of houses, one store, the Hinsdale Post Office and a railroad station. In 1899 New York State's County of Nassau was formed and Floral Park became a part of it ...."
SD Ikebana show-101809-19
While in San Diego's Balboa Park one day last October, I happened to run across the Ichiyo School of Ikebana's show/exhibition/sale. ["Ikebana" being, of course, the Japanese art of flower arranging.] It was held in the Casa del Prado, one of the beautiful and historic buildings resurrected from the 1915 Pan Pacific Exhibition that was held in San Diego. Various of San Diego's horticultural societies and clubs hold shows and exhibits for the public to enjoy throughout the year in the Casa del Prado.