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The study at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside, (Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The study at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside, features the desk where he wrote his last five books, including his biography of George Washington. (May 10, 2012)

Washington Irving's Sunnyside

The former home of American writer Washington Irving, author of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."

Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

Anne Bridgew is a historical interpreter at Washington
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Anne Bridgew is a historical interpreter at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

The study at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The study at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside, features the desk where he wrote his last five books, including his biography of George Washington. (May 10, 2012)

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The living room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The living room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

The dining room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The dining room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

Washington Irving's bedroom at his Tarrytown home, Sunnyside.
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Washington Irving's bedroom at his Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

Washington Irving's bedroom at his Tarrytown home, Sunnyside.
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Washington Irving's bedroom at his Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

The kitchen at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside.
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The kitchen at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

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The kitchen at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside.
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The kitchen at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

A pantry at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

A pantry at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside, displays an ice box as well as a period mouse trap. (May 10, 2012)

The laundry room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

The laundry room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

A guest room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

A guest room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

A guest room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home,
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

A guest room at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

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Hal Greenberg is a historical interpreter at Washington
(Credit: Leslie Barbaro)

Hal Greenberg is a historical interpreter at Washington Irving's Tarrytown home, Sunnyside. (May 10, 2012)

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