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    • Scene at Public Pavilion, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Bathing Beaches -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Recreation Areas -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Piers -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Shows black and white view of beachfront, swimmers, and pier, probably at what is now Steppingstone Park, in Kings Point. Bathers can be seen on the grassy beach in the foreground, a pier can be seen in the background.
    • Udals Pond and Bridge, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.);Saddle Rock Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.);Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Saddle Rock, N.Y.
    • Black and white image of bridge. Note misspelling of Udall. Handwritten message on front of card. Card has some mold discoloration.
    • High School, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Great Neck High School (Great Neck, N.Y.);Schools -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Arrandale Avenue (Great Neck, N.Y.);Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Shows black and white view of the of the southwest corner of wooden Great Neck School building on Arrandale Avenue, adjacent to the Village Green, in Great Neck Village. The school burned down in 1920. Trees and sidewalks can be seen in the...
    • Grace Avenue, Great Neck Station, L.I.

    • Grace Avenue (Great Neck, N.Y.);Roads -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Architecture, Domestic -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Shows sepia toned image of unpaved, tree lined Grace Avenue, with homes on the left side of the image, and Grace Avenue on the right side of the image.
    • View from Udall's Bridge, Great Neck, N.Y.

    • Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Brokaw, William Gould -- Homes and haunts; Nirvana (William Gould Brokaw Estate) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Wetlands -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Colorized view looking east from Udall's Bridge, later named the Saddle Rock Bridge, towards the Brokaw estate. Card is marked "Made in Germany."
    • L.I.R.R. Station, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Long Island Railroad Company -- Buildings -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Railroads -- Great Neck (N.Y.) -- Stations; Great Neck Plaza, N.Y.
    • Colorized view of original Long Island Railroad station at Great Neck. Note early automobiles parked adjacent to the station.

      Great Neck was the end of the line when the railroad began service in 1866. The original station was built on land...
    • School Buildings of Great Neck, L.I.N.Y.

    • Great Neck High School (Great Neck, N.Y.);Schools -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Arrandale Avenue (Great Neck, N.Y.);Middle Neck Road (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Shows black and white view of the old brick Great Neck Schools building on the Southwest corner of Arrandale Avenue and Middle Neck Road.
    • Alert Hose Company of Great Neck

    • Alert Engine, Hook, Ladder and Hose Co., No. 1 (Great Neck, N.Y.); Fire Stations -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Fire Fighters -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Fire Extinction Equipment and Supplies
    • Shows black and white view of Alert fire fighters in uniform, in front of the Alert Fire Station of the time. They are posing with a large, wheeled hose apparatus.
    • The Cove, Residence of Mrs. Cord Meyer, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Cove (Meyer Family Mansion) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Meyer, Cornelia -- Homes and Haunts; Meyer, Cord -- Homes and Haunts; Kings Point, N.Y.;
    • Colorized view of circular driveway, front of home, lawns, and gardens on the estate of Cord and Cornelia Meyer.
      Same image and card front as gnlpc0181A/B. This copy has a different transcription and no postmark.
    • Booth's Pond, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Booth, Angeline M. Rowan -- Homes and Haunts; Booth, Henry Prosper, 1836-1909 -- Homes and Haunts; Ponds -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Colorized view of pond, gardens and grounds on the Henry P. Booth Estate. Telephone or electrical lines/poles, and a building behind trees can be seen in the background.
    • The Cove, Residence of Mrs. Cord Meyer, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Cove (Meyer Family Mansion) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Meyer, Cornelia -- Homes and Haunts; Meyer, Cord -- Homes and Haunts; Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.);
    • Colorized view of circular driveway, front of home, lawns, and gardens on the estate of Cord and Cornelia Meyer.
      Same image and card front as gnlpc0180A/B. This copy has a different transcription and a postmark.
    • Great Neck, L.I. Alker's Pond.

    • Alker's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Ponds -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Outbuildings -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of Alker's Pond with surrounding grounds and outbuildings (possibly barns). May or may not have been on actual Alker Estate. "Published by J. A. Dowsey" is printed at the bottom right of the card front.
    • Shore Road, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Stone Walls -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Roads -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Great Neck, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of a masonry gate and fence, and a tree-lined, unpaved Shore Road (probably West Shore Road, possibly what is now Sinclair Drive).
    • A Gateway on the East Side, Great Neck, L.I.

    • Booth, Henry Prosper, 1836-1909 -- Homes and Haunts; Booth, Angeline M. Rowan -- Homes and Haunts; Stone Walls -- Great Neck (N.Y.); East Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.)
    • Black and white view of the stone wall and metal gate entryway to the Henry P. Booth Estate on East Shore Road in Great Neck.
    • Kings Point Bridge, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Wetlands -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Tidal Flats -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Kings Point, N.Y.
    • Black and white view of wetlands and a wood-railed bridge over a small, possibly dammed, locked, or controlled body of water, probably Hewlett's Pond in what is now the Village of Kings Point. Two women wearing hats can be seen on the right side of...
    • View from Udall's Bridge, Great Neck, N.Y.

    • Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.); Brokaw, William Gould -- Homes and haunts; Nirvana (William Gould Brokaw Estate) -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Wetlands -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Colorized view of Udall's Pond, and surrounding wetlands, showing the estate and home of the Brokaw family, and the land adjacent to the pond that the future Great Neck Library would be built on.
    • East Shore, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Manhasset Bay; Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Breakwalls -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Colorized view of the East shore Manhasset Bay shoreline. A breakwall runs the length of the image along the shore, and two large homes can be seen in the image. On second copy of card, on the card front, "Was Adam Mutt's Shore in 1680" is written...
    • Shore Road, Manhasset Bay, Great Neck, N.Y.

    • Shore Road (Great Neck, N.Y.); Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Wooden Fences -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Weeping willow -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Colorized view of unpaved Shore Road, bordered by a wooden fence. Manhasset Bay can be seen in the background. Image may show Alker's Pond.
    • East Shore, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Manhasset Bay; Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Country homes -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Breakwalls -- Great Neck (N.Y.);
    • Colorized view of the East shore Manhasset Bay shoreline. A breakwall runs the length of the image along the shore, and two large homes can be seen in the image. On second copy of card, on the card front, "Was Adam Mutt's Shore in 1680" is written...
    • View of Sound Shore, Great Neck, N.Y.

    • Long Island Sound; Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Piers -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Boats and Boating -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Black and white view of beach, shoreline, piers, numerous boats, a boathouse, and grounds of estates adjacent to Long Island Sound.
    • Scene on West Shore of Great Neck, N.Y.

    • Little Neck Bay; Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Piers -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Boats and Boating -- Great Neck (N.Y.);
    • Colorized view of the rocky beach, shoreline, piers and grounds of estates adjacent on Little Neck Bay. A few large estate homes can be seen in the distance, and a two boats can be seen in the image.
    • Great Neck, L.I. The Brook

    • Red Brook (Great Neck, N.Y.);Boys -- New York (State) -- Great Neck;Parks -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Woodlots -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Black and white view of two boys next to Red Brook, in a wooded are that may now be in Kings Point Park. "Published by J. A. Dowsey" is printed on the card front.
    • Ellard's Cove, Great Neck, N. Y.

    • Shorelines -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Beaches -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Piers -- Great Neck (N.Y.);
    • Black and white view of beach, water, piers, shoreline, and a few small boats in Ellard's Cove. Parts of card back are damaged. Text that was written on them is either missing or illegible.
    • Great Neck, L.I. The Dock

    • Docks -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Swimmers -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Boats and Boating -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Long Island Sound
    • Black and white view of swimmers and other people at a public dock (possibly the public bathing pavillion) in Great Neck.
    • Public Pavillion, Great Neck, L. I.

    • Bathing Beaches -- New York (State) -- Great Neck; Bathing Beaches -- Little Neck Bay; Piers -- Great Neck (N.Y.); Swimmers -- New York (State) -- Great Neck
    • Black and white view of the pier, beach, grounds, and building at the public bathing pavillion that once stood near the end of Steamboat Road. Swimmers and other people can be seen in the image.
    • The Stepping Stone Light, L. I. (II - Color)

    • Stepping Stones Light -- New York;Lighthouses -- New York;Shorelines -- Little Neck (N.Y.);Little Neck Bay
    • Colorized, close up view of the Stepping Stones Light, surrounding waters, and the shoreline of Little Neck Bay. The Stepping Stones Light was built and first lit in 1877, and automated in 1967. The surface level rocks, which the Stepping Stones...
    • Udals Pond and Bridge, Great Neck, L. I.

    • Udall's Bridge (Great Neck, N.Y.);Udall's Pond (Great Neck, N.Y.);Bridges -- Great Neck (N.Y.);Weeping willow -- Great Neck (N.Y.)
    • Same image/card as gnlpc0027, with different transcription and postmark on card back. Colorized view of Udall's Pond (note misspelling on card), the entrance to Udall's bridge from the Kings Point side, and two weeping willows that once flanked the...

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