Nassau County, Long Island, in Early Photographs, 1869-1940

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Courier Dover Publications, 1981 - History - 131 pages
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175 vintage photos recall aspects of life on Long Island from post-Civil War to modern era. Village life, agriculture, local industries, celebrities, early aviation and movie industries, fabulous estates, beaches, much more. Unique document of early Nassau and pioneer photography. Full informative captions. Introduction. Indices.
  

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Contents

Camp Mills Garden City 1917
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Oakley Cart Company East Williston 1890
65
Sammis Hotel Hempstead ca 1920
67
Standard Oil Co Delivery Wagon Hempstead ca 1890
69
Interior Carman R Lush Pharmacy Front Street Hempstead ca 1880
71
In the Barn Old Place Westbury ca 1885
73
Friends Meetinghouse Westbury 1869
74
Jericho Hotel 1912
76
Rockaway Hunting Club ca 1910
95
Facing East at Atlantic Avenue Lynbrook 1906
97
Joe F Felton Grocer and Seedsman Valley Stream ca 1910
101
The Old Swimming Hole East Broadway Hew lett 1900
103
Woods Avenue School East Rockaway ca 1900
104
Mordecai Smith House Rockville Centre April
106
Men and Boys in Swimsuits Sewanhaka Club Rockville Centre ca 1895
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The Famous Merrick ca 1900
110

Residence of W M Simonson Hicksville ca 1915 110 Willard D Straight Estate Old Westbury ca 1910 111 C F Norton Residence 57 Hilton Avenue ...
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Grand Central Hotel Hicksville ca 1910
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The Hubbs Homestead Bethpage ca 1900
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Edgemere Club Far Rockaway ca 1910
86
Amusement Park on the Bowery Rockaway Beach ca 1916
87
Hotel at Arverne 1902
89
Crowd Around Flagpole Cedarhurst Septem ber 12 1924
91
Fox Hall Woodmere 1930
93
Big Wreck Long Beach 1901
112
Clearing Down the Sand Dunes Long Beach February 20 1908
115
GasEngine Bus Long Beach ca 1925
116
Boys at Work Great Island Great South Bay July 5 1902
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Henry Hebenstreits Baldwin Inn July 4 1908
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Baldwin Students Pulling Cornerstone to High School May 24 1907
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Excelsior Hook and Ladder Company Freeport 1895 173 The Freeport Garage Freeport ca 1908
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