Friday, September 26, 2014
The Fells, Newbury New Hampshire
The Fells, an early 20th century summer estate overlooking Lake Sunapee. The Fells was the summer retreat of John Milton Hays and his wife Clara. Hays was the private secretary to President Abraham Lincoln during the civil war and the Secretary of State to President Theodore Roosevelt. The Fells is named after the Scottish word for rocky upland pastures.