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    • Southern Pacific

    • Actors; Vaudeville; Vaudevillians
    • Black and white photograph of Jane Curtis, a vaudevillian. She is dressed in a peasant costume, and a billboard for Southern Pacific is visible over her right shoulder.
    • Thurston's Pharmacy

    • Thurston; Pharmacy; Southern Boulevard; Village Avenue; Bank; Incorporated
    • Edward T. Thurston poses in front of Thurston's Pharmacy that stood on the corner of Southern Boulevard and Village Avenue from 1872 - 1912. The building was razed in 1912. In 1890, Edward T. Thurston was a on the first Board of Directors of the...
    • [South Grove Street Cottages]

    • Canals; Waterfront; South Grove Street--Freeport (N.Y.); Liota's East Point House--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photograph of the southern end of South Grove Street where the cottages were on land leased from the Town of Hempstead. Liota's East Point House is at the southern end.
    • Woodcleft Channel, North End, Showing "Woodcleft Inn

    • Woodcleft Canal - Freeport (N.Y.); Woodcleft Inn - Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Volume 2, Page 82 [1955 description]: "Woodcleft Channel, north end, showing "Woodcleft Inn" about 1900. In later years it became a Catholic orphanage summer home, and finally was demolished. Now it is the southern end of home, and finally was...
    • [Idle Hour Estate Mansion]

    • Vanderbilt, William K. (William Kissam), 1849-1920 - Homes and haunts
      Dwellings - New York (State) - Oakdale
      Mansions - New York (State) - Oakdale
    • Southern exterior of Idle Hour, home of William K. Vanderbilt. The Beaux Arts-style mansion was designed by architect Richard Howland Hunt and built in 1900. Conservatory is in the foreground.
    • Early Years in Brookhaven Town 1962

    • Brookhaven (N.Y. : Town); Indigenous peoples; Coram (N.Y.); Middle Island (N.Y.); Stores & shops; Churches; Railroad stations; Yaphank (N.Y.); Mills; Historic buildings; Spying; Revolutionary War, American, 1775-1783; Advertising; Lumber industry;
    • 36 page pamphlet, 14 cm x 22 cm including text and images, plus front and back covers.
    • Gardens of J. Huyler Ellison

    • Gardens; Ellison, J. Huyler
    • Black and white glass negative of the gardens of J. Huyler Ellison. The gardens included plantings of dianthus and phlox. In 1910, President Theodore Roosevelt attended the Southern New York State Volunteer Firemen’s Association Convention in...
    • Gardens of J. Huyler Ellison, North Drive

    • Gardens; Ellison, J. Huyler
    • Black and white glass negative of the gardens of J. Huyler Ellison. The gardens included plantings of iris and paeonia. His house is in the background with the North Drive leading to it. In 1910. President Theodore Roosevelt attended the Southern...
    • [Bridal Path]

    • Hempstead Lake State Park--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Parks--West Hempstead (N.Y.)
    • Colorized postcard of Hempstead Lake State Park. Front of postcard shows three riders on horseback on bridal path with lake in the background. Front of postcard states "Bridal Path. Hempstead Lake State Park. Long Island, NY." Lower left corner has...
    • [Yacht Basin]

    • Hempstead Lake State Park--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Parks--West Hempstead (N.Y.)
    • Colorized postcard of model yacht basin at Hempstead Lake State Park. Front of postcard states "Model Yacht Basin. Hempstead Lake State Park. Long Island, N.Y. S.P. 2." Front of postcard shows people gathered around the yacht basin watching...
    • [Yacht Basin]

    • Hempstead Lake State Park--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Parks--West Hempstead (N.Y.)
    • Colorized postcard of model yacht basin at Hempstead Lake State Park. Front of postcard states "Model Yacht Basin. Hempstead Lake State Park. Long Island, N.Y." Bottom right corner has number 16663. Front of postcard shows people gathered around...
    • [Twin Ponds]

    • Ponds--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Jennings Pond--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Hagenberger's Pond--West Hempstead (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photo of Jennings' Pond with a small island in the middle and Hagenberger's Pond in background seen along with a southerly line of trees bordering the Southern State Parkway. A 1928 real estate subdivision map of "Birdhaven"...
    • Early Years in Brookhaven Town 1975

    • Brookhaven (N.Y. : Town); Indigenous peoples; Coram (N.Y.); Middle Island (N.Y.); Stores & shops; Churches; Yaphank (N.Y.); Mills; Historic buildings; Revolutionary War, American, 1775-1783; Advertising;
    • 12 page pamphlet, 14 cm x 21 cm including text and images, plus front and back covers.
    • Harriet Joseph

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Women; Montauk; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: Harriet Joseph, the wife of Vincent Joseph of the Montauk tribe of Shelter Island, was the niece of Captain Samuel Butler a New England Indian of either the Wampanoag or the Mohegan tribes. Samuel Butler was an...
    • Princess Occum (Eliza Beaman)

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Women; Montauk; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: The death of Mrs. Eliza Beaman on September 15, 1967, meant that the last female of the Montauks who carried on the traditions, had passed into the land of the hereafter. She was the daughter of Sarah Melissa...
    • Mrs. Louisa Cotton Cuffee

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Women; Montauk; Sag Harbor; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: The Narragansetts of Rhode Island were one of the six tribes of southern New England who were in close contact with the Montauks in the eighteenth century. Narragansett whalers also shipped into port at Sag...
    • Early Years in Brookhaven Town 1976

    • Brookhaven (N.Y. : Town); Indigenous peoples; Coram (N.Y.); Middle Island (N.Y.); Stores & shops; Churches; Yaphank (N.Y.); Mills; Historic buildings; Revolutionary War, American, 1775-1783; Advertising;
    • 12 page pamphlet, 14 cm x 21 cm including text and images, plus front and back covers.
    • Warren Cuffee

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Men; Montauk; Sag Harbor; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: The part played in the Civil War by American Indians representing both eastern and southern tribes would require a book in itself. With the patriotism that has been characteristic of our race, our people have...
    • Nathan J. Cuffee

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Men; Montauk; Sag Harbor; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: Five eastern Indians, members of related Algonkian tribes, have made their contributions to the annals of history. These people all lived in different eras but their works have been interesting additions to the...
    • Plane landing on Montauk Downs Golf Course, 1928

    • Promotion of Special Events; Golf Courses -- New York (State) -- Long Island; Montauk (NY)
    • Crowd gathers to observe a biplane landing on the golf course. As reported in Golf Illustrated in 1929, A player in a Amateur-Professional Tournament was anxious to retain his place in the event and landed on the starting tee.
    • Louisa Cotton Cuffee, c1875

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Women; Montauk; Sag Harbor; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: This is an interesting photo of Louisa Cotton Cuffee of the Narragansett tribe of Rhode Island. She married Jason Cuffee of the Eastville Band of the Sag Harbor Montauks. this photo of her must have been taken...
    • Camp Upton WWI - 1977

    • Camp Upton (N.Y.); World War I, 1914-1918; Historic buildings; Military camps; Young Men's Christian associations; Laundries (Rooms & spaces); Entertainers; Bakeries;
    • This is a 12 page pamphlet including front and back covers. It describes Camp Upton, NY, a military training camp, during World War I. It contains both photographs and text. This pamphlet expands on the 1974 pamphlet and has additional...
    • [Southern View of Idle Hour Mansion with Connetquot River]

    • Vanderbilt, William K. (William Kissam), 1849-1920 -- Homes and haunts
      Dwellings - New York (State) - Oakdale
      Mansions -- New York (State) -- Oakdale
    • View of William K. Vanderbilt's Idle Hour mansion from the south showing the Connetquot River. The Beaux Arts-style mansion was designed by architect Richard Howland Hunt and built in 1900. Postmark and handwritten message on back.
      Postmark:...
    • [Conservatory at Idle Hour]

    • Vanderbilt, William K. (William Kissam), 1849-1920 -- Homes and haunts
      Dwellings - New York (State) - Oakdale
      Mansions -- New York (State) -- Oakdale
    • Southern view of the conservatory at the Idle Hour estate of William K. Vanderbilt. The conservatory, initially used as a palm garden, was built in 1901.
    • [Boat Landing at Waterfront Park]

    • Waterfront; Waterfront Park--Freeport (N.Y.); Bay houses
    • Black and white photograph of the boat landing that once existed in Waterfront Park at the southern end of South Long Beach Avenue. The ramp faced east. Two bay houses can be seen in the distance.
    • [Hingle's Ice Pond]

    • Lakes and ponds
    • Black and white photograph of Hingle's ice pond that was located on the west side of Brookside Avenue south of present day Southern State Parkway. Ice cut in the winter was stored in the building on the edge of the pond.
    • Fort Pond Bay fishing village, 1930s

    • Fishing villages -- New York (State) -- Montauk
    • Aerial view of the Fort Pond Bay village. Seen are two of the three fishing stations, E. B. Tuthill's dock on the eastern edge of the bay, and Jake Well's on the southern edge of the bay. The village was self contained with grocery stores,...
    • Mineola Fair; aerial drawing

    • Mineola Fair
    • Aerial drawing of the "Queens County Agricultural Society" facing SE from Old Country Rd., showing main exhibition hall and racetrack in background. Text includes: "Samuel T. Taber, President; John Harold, Secretary; The Grounds were laid out,...

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