Emily Winthrop Miles Sanctuary
99 West Cornwall Road, Sharon, Litchfield County, Connecticut
You can bring a lunch for a picnic at the Miles Sanctuary, once the location of a sawmill, gristmill, cider mill, charcoal industry and home of distinguished artist Emily Winthrop Miles.
Emily Winthrop Miles (1893 - 1962) was a figure sculptor and poet.
She was the daughter of a Mr. Winthrop, a wealthy Boston banker.
1924 -- John Singer Sargent, American painter, painted Portrait of Emily Winthrop Miles (Mrs. Corey Lucien Miles). Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
1958 -- photo of horse in a stall by Emily Winthrop Miles, sister of Kate Morse.
woodlands, wetlands and abandoned agricultural fields in a stream valley
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