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East Hampton
East Hampton's Guild Hall / D. Quick. Long Island Forum, Vol. 3, No. 6; p.119-120; Jun. 1940.
A summer account of East Hampton and Riverhead, and the Guild Hall. The author takes a personal view of East Hampton, and discusses the Payne House, and the 1931 opening of the Guild Hall in East Hampton in architectural detail. The article does not go into historical detail or town history, but is a personal account of the author.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton
Life of The Early Islanders (part 2) / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 6, No. 3; p.45, 46-47, 57-58; Mar. 1943.
A very detailed article about the beginnings of Long Island. The article describes the founding through present day. The second part of the article focuses on the later part of the 1600s through the late 1800s. It also focuses on the governmental and architectural uniqueness of the town.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton
Suffolk County in Olden Times (1644-1770) / H. Onderbonk, Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 5, No. 4; p.13-38; Fall 1965.
A 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


East Hampton
Suffolk County in Olden Times (1771-1790) / H. Onderbonk, Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 1; p.15-36; Winter 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


East Hampton
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


East Hampton
Suffolk, Ocean Bulwark of State / C. Ditmars. Long Island Forum, Vol. 1, No. 1; p.5-6, 14, 18-22; Jan. 1938.
An article that discusses the establishment of Suffolk county, along with a quick note about the towns established in the county. A large part of the article notates Montauk Point.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton
The Village of East Hampton,' A Sketch by John Howard Payne, Edited with an Introduction and Notes / R. Rushmore. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 10, No. 1; p.25-38; Fall 1997.
A reprint of John Howard Payne's short essay on East Hampton, that focuses on the traditions on the towns. He describes the town's history as he sees it, and where the town is going. Payne's article was originally written in the early 1800s.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- 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


East Hampton -- Church history
The Shinnecock Church / A. Hulsey. Long Island Forum, Vol. 8, No. 7; p.129-132; Jul. 1945.
A short article about the Native Long Island Indians and the first and oldest Protestant Church that they belonged to. The article discusses the political and the religious aspects of the conversation from Native American ideals with the early European settlers of Long Island. The article discusses the first school master and the first reverend who converted them.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Clinton Academy
The Clinton Academy 200 Years at the Heart of East Hampton Village / J. Graybeal. Long Island Heritage, [no vol.]; p.62-63; Jul. 1984.
A detailed article about the history of Clinton Academy, and slightly about the history of East Hampton. The academy was founded in 1784.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Education
Long Island's Earliest Schools (part 1) / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 6; p.105-106, 118; Jun. 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 a small school building.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Education
Long Island's Earliest Schools (part 2) / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 6; p.127, 129-130; 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 Clinton Academy, and a listing of attendance statistics.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- 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


East Hampton -- Farmer-Fishermen
Try Pots and Fish Factories / C. Wood. Long Island Forum, Vol. 9, No. 2; p.23-24, 37; Feb. 1946.
An article about the 19th century farmer-fishermen of Suffolk County and their impact on the economic status of Long Island. The article goes into goes into detail about fish factories, the work environment, and the people involved. The article runs from the 1700s to the late 1800s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Historic Buildings
Don't Tear That Old House Down! / P. Dunbar. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 2, No. 2; p.1-13; Fall 1962.
An article written in protest against the deliberate destruction of historic homes and buildings by towns looking to expand or develop (either private or commercial). Several towns are noted by the author as having many historical buildings, and notes that not only is it part of Long Island heritage, but adds drive for tourism. He also notes that each area of Long Island has its own architectural history that is unique and distinct to New York. His goal is to enact a state recognized committee for the controlled declaration of historic (and untouchable districts).
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
Bibles and Muskets: The Acculturation of East End Native Americans in the Eighteenth Century / J. Witek. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.208-222; Spring 1994.
A very brief article about the English settlers of Long Island and the reformation and reprogramming of various Indian tribes, including the Montauk Indians, for whom a town is named.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Indians of Long Island (part 1) / J. Morice. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 1; p.11-13; Jan. 1944.
A very detailed article about various Native American tribes and their impact on the first Long Island settlers. The article gives details on what happened to the Native Americans as the Dutch and English settlers moved into Long Island. It also discusses how specific towns have come to be named after the Native Americans that once inhabited them.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Indians of Long Island (part 2) / J. Morice. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 2; p.11-13; Feb. 1944.
The second part of a very detailed article about various Native American tribes and their impact on the first Long Island settlers. The article gives details on what happened to the Native Americans as the Dutch and English settlers moved into Long Island. It also discusses how specific towns have come to be named after the Native Americans that once inhabited them.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Indians of Long Island (part 5) / J. Morice. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 5; p.89-90, 94; May. 1944.
A very detailed article about various Native American tribes and their impact on the first Long Island settlers. The article gives details on what happened to the Native Americans as the Dutch and English settlers moved into Long Island. It also discusses how specific towns have come to be named after the Native Americans that once inhabited them. This article contains more history before coming to the 1936 conclusion.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Indians of Long Island (part 6) / J. Morice. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 6; p.109-112; Jun. 1944.
A very detailed article about various Native American tribes and their impact on the first Long Island settlers. The article gives details on what happened to the Native Americans as the Dutch and English settlers moved into Long Island. It also discusses how specific towns have come to be named after the Native Americans that once inhabited them. This discusses the 1700s in more depth, and how the Indians assimilated into European culture.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Indians of Long Island (part 7) / J. Morice. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 7; p.131-134; Jul. 1944.
A very detailed article about various Native American tribes and their impact on the first Long Island settlers. The article gives details on what happened to the Native Americans as the Dutch and English settlers moved into Long Island. It also discusses how specific towns have come to be named after the Native Americans that once inhabited them. An article that details the Indians of the 18th and 19th century, the involvement of former President Jefferson, and some notations about the Indian languages.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Indians of North America
The Lives and Identities of the Indians of Shelter Island, 1652-1835 / J. Witek. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 4, No. 2; p.173-184; Spring 1992.
The detailed history of the Native Americans on Long Island, specifically the Montauk Indians of Shelter Island. Article goes over the burial grounds, pottery, and the political points.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Industrialization
Industrial Zone for Island / M. Dobson. Long Island Forum, Vol. 4, No. 2; p.25-26, 30; Feb. 1941.
A very detailed article about the industrial boom on Long Island, focusing on several towns that have seen expansion recently. The towns listed are listed as having had an impact on the industrial changes on Long Island. It also discusses the National Defense Program's influences, as well as the Department of Education, and the Long Island Rail Road's influence.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- 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


East Hampton -- Maps
Long Island Triangulated: Nineteenth-Century Maps and Charts of the U.S. Coast Survey / D. Allen. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.191-207; Spring 1994.
An article about 19th century map-making of Long Island by Ferdinand Hassler. Hassler was commissioned by President Jefferson to make a complete and accurate survey of the Cost Shore of Long Island. He used several larger towns as points of references. Images included.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Newspapers
Newspapers As a Neglected Source / R. Winsche. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 3; p.15-28; Summer 1966.
This article runs chronologically and detailed account of important newspapers from important towns. Some newspapers have been destroyed by fire, flood, or plain neglect. It also includes notations when newspapers changed hands, changed coverage towns, or changed titles.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Peconic County
State of the Island: Peconic County: To Be or Not To Be? / R. Wunderlich. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 9, No. 2; p.140-144; Spring 1997.
A quick statistical article with a numeric rundown of which towns and counties have the largest population. It goes into the debate of the creation of a new county in Long Island, called Peconic County.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Peconic County
The Case for Peconic County / F. Thiele Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 9, No. 2; p.145-151; Spring 1997.
An article in support of the creation of Peconic County, a new county at the Eastern most tip of Long Island. There are several towns that would be included in this.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Pirates
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


East Hampton -- Presidents
Suffolk County Lured Presidents / C. Ditmars. Long Island Forum, Vol. 1, No. 2; p.7, 20-21; Mar. 1938.
An article about the Presidential influences on Long Island, including T. R. Roosevelt, William Harrison, & Ulysses S. Grant. It also includes some information about First Lady, Anna Symmes.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Storms
Historic Storms and Gales on Island (Part 3) / O. Shaw. Long Island Forum, Vol. 2, No. 3; p.11-12; Mar. 1939.
A continuation of a previous article, and starts in the early 1800's, where Part 2 left off (Note: Part 2 is not in our records). The article goes into detail about some of the blizzards and harsh storms on Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: No


East Hampton -- Whaling
Long Island Whaling / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 4, No. 9; p.207-208, 211-212, 215-216; Sep. 1941.
A brief article about the maritime pursuits on Long Island, including whaling. It discusses a few towns that had an impact on the whaling business, and the regulations they helped to establish, and their competitive nature with surrounding maritime states.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Whaling
Whaling is Different Today / R. Coburn. Long Island Forum, Vol. 8, No. 1; p.5, 7-8; Jan. 1945.
A detailed article about whaling life on the various parts on Long Island, and how it has changed over the course of it's history. The primary focus of the article is on the modern view on whaling, and what kind of whales are hunted for off the cost of Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


East Hampton -- Windmills
The Windmills of Long Island / E. Robinson. Long Island Forum, Vol. 3, No. 1; p.5-10; Jan. 1940.
A short and detailed article about the location and history of the windmills of Long Island. It discusses the role windmills played over the years in the shaping of Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes



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