Folk Figure. A founder with his twin brother, Albert K. Smiley, of the internationally famous Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, New York. Their Victorian castle-like hotel resort was built in 1869 and contains over 251-rooms in a beautiful natural setting of 26,000 acres on the Shawangunk Ridge. On December 9, 1986, this hotel resort was designated as a National Historic Landmark.
Bio by: Edmond Spaeth
Founder of internationally known Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, NY now Nat. Hist. Landmark