Long Island Photograph Collection

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Title

Long Island Photograph Collection

Subject

Architecture- Long Island.
Beaches- Long Island.
Bridges-Long Island.
Buildings-exterior-Long Island.
Buildings-interior-Long Island.
History-Long Island.
Portraits.
Railroads- Long Island.

Description

The Long Island Photograph Collection contains photographs of geographical features, architecture, residents, and locations of Long Island, New York. The items in this online collection provide public access to the visual record of Long Island culture. The photographs date from the early 19th century to the present day, and serve to describe the rich history of the area. Original copies of the items in this collection can be viewed at Hofstra University, Special Collections.

Publisher

Hofstra University Library Special Collections

Date

e. 19th century-Present

Contributor

Barbeau, Elise M.
O'Connor, Michael

Rights

Hofstra University

Relation

Image Collection, Hofstra University Special Collections.

Type

Photographs

Items in the Long Island Photograph Collection Collection

Mrs. Flo Corwin, Harriet Corwin and a dog named Flossie
Mrs. Flo Corwin sitting on a bench, holding a dog named Flossie; Harriet Corwin is standing at right.

Wedding Anniversary Dinner at Long Island Railroad Station
Portrait of a wedding anniversary dinner held at the Bellerose Railroad Station for all couples in the village who were married in October.

Four people in a small sailboat
Four people in a small sailboat

Babylon Post Office and National Bank block
View of the Babylon Post Office and the National Bank. A monument is in the foreground, and a horse and carriage is parked at the curb.

Car No. 16 taking a curve passed the crowd along the Motor Parkway during the Vanderbilt Race
Car No. 16 taking a curve passed the crowd along the Motor Parkway during a Vanderbilt Race.

Car No. 3 passes crowd during a Vanderbilt Cup Race on Motor Parkway
Car passes crowd during a Vanderbilt Cup Race on Motor Parkway

Car No. 9 passing the crowd along the Motor Parkway during a Vanderbilt Race
Car No. 16 taking a curve passed the crowd along the Motor Parkway during the Vanderbilt Race

Conklin Wanser Stage at the Amityville train station.
Conklin Wanser Stage at the Amityville train station.

Group portrait of Mrs. Flo Corwin, Harriet Corwin, Anna Kahn, Ray Kahn, and children
Group portrait of Mrs. Flo Corwin, Harriet Corwin, Anna Kahn, Ray Kahn, and children, standing in front of a building.

Horses performing at the Mineola Fair Grounds, possibly part of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West show
Horses performing at the Mineola Fair Grounds, possibly part of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West show.

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