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    • Freeport: Past and Present, with a Prospect of Its Future

    • Methodist churches; Freeport Methodist Church--Freeport (N.Y.); Maps--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Historical Souvenir of the Summer Festival of the Ladies' Aid Society of the Freeport Methodist Episcopal Church, August 21-22, 1900. This pamphlet includes a history of Freeport, advertisements for local businesses, pictures of houses and public...
    • Water Works, Freeport, N. Y.

    • Milburn Pumping Station--Freeport (N.Y.); Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.); Pumping stations
    • Black and white postcard of the Milburn Pumping Station of the Brooklyn Water Works located on North Brookside Avenue and Sunrise Highway. It was designed in the Romanesque style by Frank Freeman, a Brooklyn architect. It supplied water to the...
    • [Buildings on Brooklyn Avenue]

    • Brooklyn Hall--Freeport (N.Y.); Freeport Waist Company--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photograph of buildings on the north side of Brooklyn Avenue between North Grove and North Main Streets. Some of the stores include Skating and Dancing and Freeport Waist Co. The taller building in the center houses Brooklyn Hall.
    • [Fire at Brooklyn Avenue Buildings]

    • L.I.R.R.--Freeport (N.Y.); Brooklyn Hall--Freeport (N.Y.); Crystal Theatre--Freeport (N.Y.); Randall, John J.; Commercial buildings
    • Black and white photograph of the buildings on Brooklyn Avenue east of North Grove Street. The railroad station is in the foreground. The Crystal Theatre was to the left and Brooklyn Hall was in this group of buildings and well as John J....
    • Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance

    • Fire fighters--New York (State)--New York; Port Authority Police of New York and New Jersey; Police--New York (State)--New York; September 11, Terrorist Attacks, 2001; Monuments & memorials; Disaster victims; Victims of terrorism; Bronze sculpture
    • View of sculpture that is part of the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance in Keyspan Park in Coney Island. The memorial is dedicated to the 137 firefighters, 11 New York City police officers and 7 Port Authority officers from Brooklyn who died on...
    • Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance

    • Fire fighters--New York (State)--New York; Police--New York (State)--New York; Port Authority Police of New York and New Jersey; September 11, Terrorist Attacks, 2001; Monuments & memorials; Disaster victims; Victims of terrorism; Bronze sculpture
    • View of the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance in Keyspan Park in Coney Island. The memorial is dedicated to the 137 firefighters, 11 New York City police officers and 7 Port Authority officers from Brooklyn who died on September 11. The bronze sculpture...
    • [Train at the Station]

    • Long Island Rail Road--Freeport (N.Y.); Railroad stations; Stores; Brooklyn Hall--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photograph of a Long Island Rail Road train at the Freeport Station. North of the train are a number of stores on Brooklyn Avenue including Brooklyn Hall. A sign in the foreground says Freeport High School.
    • [Historical Marker]

    • Milburn Pond--Freeport (N.Y.); Brooklyn Water Works
    • Color slide of a historical marker located near Milburn Pond and the Brooklyn Water Works. The marker reads: "On this site John Pine and John Tredwell erected a grist mill pond in 1686. The pond became a noted fishing spot in the 1800's. In...
    • Undefeated Freeport Field Club 1922 [Fall]

    • Football--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photograph of the members of the Freeport Field Club posed on the field at the south east corner of West Seaman and North Ocean Avenues. They defeated Lafayette Field Club of Brooklyn, 10-0; Carlisle Athletic Club, 13-0; La Meesa...
    • [Brooklyn Water Works]

    • Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.); Water supply
    • Black and white photograph of the Brooklyn Water Works now located north of Sunrise Highway on Brookside Avenue. Side spur from the Long Island Railroad goes behind the water works in direction of the northeast. In front of the building is a...
    • [Brooklyn Avenue]

    • Stores; Fire stations--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Color slide of a group of stores on the north side of Brooklyn Avenue east of North Grove Street. In the old Brooklyn Hall are a real estate office and a factory outlet. The other stores are: liquor, cleaners and Foy's Bar. In the distance is...
    • Nassau County Court House, Mineola, L. I.

    • Courthouses -- New York (State) -- Mineola; Government buildings -- New York (State) -- Mineola; Lawns -- New York (State) -- Mineola; Nassau County (N.Y.);
    • Colorized exterior view of the original Nassau County Courthouse, designed by William B. Tubby, and completed in 1902. As of 2008, this building, which had come to be known as the Old Nassau County Corthouse, had undergone a major renovation,...
    • [Freeport's First Electric Train]

    • L.I.R.R.--Freeport (N.Y.); Railroad stations; Brooklyn Hall--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photograph of the crowd awaiting the first electric train to come to Freeport. Across the street, on Brooklyn Avenue, is Brooklyn Hall (peaked roof) and a Nash - Hudson - Essex car dealer.
    • [Brooklyn Water Works]

    • Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.); Milburn Pumping Station--Freeport (N.Y.); Architecture; Architectural photographs
    • This photograph is from collection of 8" x 10" black and white photographs that feature remarkable architectural details of local Freeport buildings. This is part of the roof line of the Brooklyn Water Works building known as the Milburn Pumping...
    • [Brooklyn Water Works Sign]

    • Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.); Milburn Pumping Station--Freeport (N.Y.); Architectural photographs; Architecture
    • This photograph is from collection of 8" x 10" black and white photographs that feature remarkable architectural details of local Freeport buildings. This bas-relief sculpture is located on the front of the Brooklyn Water Works building known as...
    • [Brooklyn Water Works]

    • Architectural photographs; Architecture; Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.); Milburn Pumping Station--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • This photograph is from collection of 8" x 10" black and white photographs that feature remarkable architectural details of local Freeport buildings. This part of the stone facade and slate roof of the Brooklyn Water Works.
    • St. Angela Hall

    • St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn, N.Y.) – photographs
    • The Brooklyn Campus expanded to Washington Ave., incorporating the former St. Angela Hall Academy, the college's first home, for classroom and office space.
    • Idelhour [sic] Residence of William K. Vanderbilt, Oakdale, L.I.

    • Vanderbilt, William K. (William Kissam), 1849-1920 - Homes and haunts
      Dwellings - New York (State) - Oakdale
      Mansions - New York (State) - Oakdale
    • View of north side of Idle Hour, home of William K. Vanderbilt. The Beaux Arts-style mansion was designed by architect Richard Howland Hunt and built in 1900. Postmark and handwritten message on front and back.
      Postmark: "Brooklyn, N.Y....
    • Silver Wave Hotel, Freeport, L.I.

    • Hotels; Silver Wave Hotel--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Colorized postcard of the Silver Wave Hotel. According to an article in the March 5, 1920, Brooklyn Daily Eagle, the proprietor of this hotel was Edmund C. Gildersleeve. Mr. Gildersleeve died in 1920. A March 17, 1923, Brooklyn Daily Eagle...
    • Old McDougall Inn

    • Old McDougall Inn, United States, New York, Huntington, historic inn
    • Image of the Old McDougall Inn, which is now torn down, from "Long Island Scrapbook, Number 1", compiled by Theodore Lyman Frost, librarian of the Huntington Public Library. Articles and images from Suffolk Bulletin, Brooklyn Daily Times and The...
    • Van Wyck Homestead

    • Van Wyck Homestead, historic building, United States, New York, Huntington
    • Image of the Van Wyck Homestead on the west shore of the harbor, from "Long Island Scrapbook, Number 1", compiled by Theodore Lyman Frost, librarian of the Huntington Public Library. Articles and images from Suffolk Bulletin, Brooklyn Daily Times...
    • Sammis Windmill at Huntington

    • Sammis of Huntington, Windmill, historic building, United States, New York, Huntington
    • Sketch of the Sammis Windmill in Huntington, from "Long Island Scrapbook, Number 1", compiled by Theodore Lyman Frost, librarian of the Huntington Public Library. Articles and images from Suffolk Bulletin, Brooklyn Daily Times and The Long...
    • [First Electric Train Celebration]

    • Long Island Rail Road--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Transportation--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Brooklyn Avenue--West Hempstead (N.Y.); Eagle Avenue--West Hempstead (N.Y.)
    • Black and white photo of celebration for first electric train at the "Lake View" station in West Hempstead on October 19, 1926. School children were given a holiday and a parade proceeded east down Brooklyn Avenue (now Woodfield Road) to the corner...
    • Grove Theatre, Freeport, L.I., N.Y.

    • Grove Theatre - Freeport (N.Y.); Theaters;
    • Color postcard of the Grove Theatre, located on Merrick Road. Dolores Costello is listed on the marquee. The store next to the theater is an ice cream/chocolate store owned by Karaman and Mercer. Postmark: "Brooklyn, N.Y. May 25, 1935, 7...
    • Home of Reverend Mordecai Rock Smith

    • Mordecai; Rock; Smith; Home; Reverend; Mill; Pond; Sandhole; Church; Brooklyn Water Supply; Hempstead Lake State Park
    • Home of the Reverend Mordecai Rock Smith after whom Rockville Centre is named. The home was along Smith Pond. Rev. Smith was a miller by trade, having been his father's apprentice. The Smith family worshipped at the First Sandhole Church (see...
    • [Construction of Freeport High School]

    • Freeport High School; Schools--Freeport (N.Y.); Brooklyn Water Works--Freeport (N.Y.)
    • Color slide of the construction of Freeport High School. The Brooklyn Water Works building can be seen in the distance on the right. This photograph was taken in December 1958.

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