Water Island, N.Y. - History

Water Island - About 1906
Type: Photograph

A sepia tinted photograph of some unknown individuals at Water Island, N.Y., approximately 1906.

Water Island - Aug. 1923
Type: Photograph

A sepia tinted photograph of Water Island taken in August of 1923.

Type: Photograph

The reverse reads:

One of the very first oil tank steamers. Captain and crew saved by Blue Point Life Saving crew:

Mr. Newton Moger, Patchogue is at the bow, with Miss Edna Sweezy, sister of H. Chester Swezey Eastport L.I.

Mr. Moger has relics of the ship. a total loss ship sold for scrap. Gluckauf [?] Germany to N.Y. City.

sailing posts used for horse tieing posts at Patchogue

March 24, 1893

[Hurricane of 1938]
Type: Scrapbook

A collection of black and white photographs of the Fire Island, N.Y. area taken in the aftermath of the 1938 New England Hurricane by Dr. Fred B. Jones and Ruth Jones Wycoff.

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