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Bridgehampton
Notes on the History of Queens County (Part 2: 1784-1852) / H. Onderdonk, Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 7, No. 2; p.36-56; Summer/Fall 1967.
A continuation of the chronological listing of the history of Queens County, but only using larger and well known towns. Depending on date, and how much information was available, some listings are more detailed than others.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton
Some Pirates in Long Island Waters: 1699-1933 (Part 1) / J. Rattray. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 3, No. 2; p.40-49; Spring 1963.
A short article about the pirates that ran the waters between Long Island and other parts of the world. The most famous pirate noted is Captain Kidd, whom was friends with the wealthiest family on the island, the Gardiners. He traveled to several towns in Long Island, picking up or dropping off his treasures as he chose.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton
Suffolk County in Olden Times (1791-1827) / H. Onderbonk, Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.23-41; Spring 1966.
A continuation of the chronological listing of the history of Suffolk County, but only using larger and well known towns. Depending on date, and how much information was available, some listings are more detailed than others.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton -- Church history
Tale of an Old Church (part 3) / K. Strong. Long Island Forum, Vol. 5, No. 6; p.115-116; Jun. 1942.
A continuation of "Tale of an Old Church," focusing on the structure itself and focuses on the role of the church in the Revolutionary War. Of special note is the battle that was fought on the green in front of the church by Col. Parsons.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Bridgehampton -- Civil War
Brooklyn and Long Island Sanity Fair: 1864 / H. Styker-Rodda. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 4, No. 1; p.1-17; Winter 1964.
During the midlist of the Civil War, women in Brooklyn and New York City held Sanitary fairs to raise money to aid the families of those fighting. Many towns on Long Island held smaller versions of the Brooklyn and New York Sanity Fair, and they each raised a substantial sum of money.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton -- Education
Long Island's Earliest Schools (part 3) / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 8; p.153-155; Jul. 1944.
A detailed article about the first English and Dutch schools that were developed while the island was being settled. The article begins in the late 1600s and ends around 1720. The article goes into details about the education level, the religious impact of education, and the differences between the English and Dutch schools. Image of the Huntington Academy dated in 1825.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Bridgehampton -- Flags
Bridgehampton Produced First Flag / M. Dobson. Long Island Forum, Vol. 3, No. 7; p.153; Jul. 1940.
The article is primarily about the discovery and the display of the Bridgehampton flag. The author contends that the flag, which was 'discovered' in 1927 in the Hulbert home was the original flag for the Unites States. The article dates the flag as being from 1775. It was on display at the 1940 World's Fair.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton -- Long Island Railroad Company
The Long Island Rail Road, A Most Unique Early History / M. Smith. Long Island Heritage, [no vol.]; p.26, 45; Aug. 1984.
A detailed article about the history of the Long Island Rail Road. It gives details similar to previous articles about the Long Island Railed Road, but builds on the idea of it being a Unique part of Long Island History.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Bridgehampton -- Long Island Railroad Company
The Long Island Rail Road: Still on Track After Years / M. Smith. Long Island Heritage, [no vol.]; p.28-29, 37; Mar. 1984.
A very long article about the history of the Long Island Rail Road, and how it operates today. A listing of towns and stops are given in the article, through paragraphs.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes



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