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District of ColumbiaCharles Corby Private Course (DC) - UnknownFriendship GC aka E. B. McLean Private Course (DC) - Flynn/Connellan-Golf Illustrated April 1921
CaliforniaDouglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford Private Course (Rancho Santa Fe) - Unknown
Regarding the Will Rodgers course, in the early aerials, I don't think it ever amounted to more then two or three greens with some bunkers on the main lawn in front of the house. I've been on that lawn and three bunkers remain, The rest of the course is grown over Kykuya grass as one would expect being so close to Riviera.
Sven,Great job putting the list together. As I mentioned in the CT Aerial thread, I enjoyed seeing a few of the NLE estate courses in Connecticut, especially the water-front Harkness Estate. I've been trying to figure out the routing. I think I can follow it or make a best guest. For Harkness and the Bloch Estate, another course listed as Wayne Stiles, do you know the year of their creation? Does anyone know if he would deserve solo credit or shared credit with Van Kleek. Is that included in the Labbance book? I don't own a copy. Thanks,Colin
The Finley Shepard course in NY is today a public nine-hole called Shepard Hills. I had someone in another forum recently reach out to me for any information re: the architect, so I thought I'd try to solicit any information here. Thanks.
VirginiaThomas Fortune Ryan Estate (Richmond) - UnknownWisconsinFrank Stout Private Course (Red Cedar Lake) - Unknown
Vanderbilt Biltmore Estate GC (Asheville) - W. Davis-New York Times Jan. 25, 1896
That map would place the course south west from the Estate, and quite a ways back east of the of the winery/hotel complex.