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Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County / M. Dillard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 6, No. 11; p.207-210; Nov. 1943.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured: Wyckoff House, Jan Martense Schenck House, Nicklaes Schenck House. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County (part 05) / M. Dilliard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 5; p.91-94; May. 1944.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured: Van Pelt-Woosley House and the Remsen House, as well as a map of Gravesend. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County (part 06) / M. Dilliard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 8; p.151-152, 156; Jul. 1944.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s. Images include: Abraham Emans House, The Hubbard House, and Agnes Lake House.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County (part 07) / M. Dilliard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 10; p.167-169; Oct. 1944.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured: Jost Stillwell House and Elias Hubbard Ryder House. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County (part 08) / M. Dilliard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 10; p.189-191; Oct. 1944.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured: Ryder-Van Cleff House, Stephen Voris House. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Dutch Houses of Kings County (part 09) / M. Dilliard. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 12; p.233-235; Dec. 1944.
A detailed article with images demonstrating the very unique architecture from the Dutch settlers in Kings County. The article discusses some of the historical locals and impacts the Dutch had on Kings County. The article also gives the history of the houses that are pictured: Gerritsen's Tide Mill and Wyckoff-Bennett House. Some of the houses have existed since 1600s and 1700s.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Flushing's Early History / N. Howell. Long Island Forum, Vol. 3, No. 10; p.209-210, 212, 214; Oct. 1941.
A detailed article about the founding of Flushing, and it's impact on other local towns. The article details the involvement of Flushing in the Revolutionary War, important figures in Flushing (Long Island) history, with an overview of what made Flushing what it is today.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend
Heroes and Hurrahs: Sports in Brooklyn 1890-1898 / R. Smith. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 11, No. 2; p.7-21; Spring 1975.
A detailed article of Brooklyn's athletic and recreational achievements. Gives details on both indoor and outdoor sports, and memorable games. It also lists some other towns the Brooklyn teams either played against or the towns the author compared athletics with.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend
Notes on the History of Queens County (Part 1: 1639-1783) / H. Onderdonk, Jr. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 7, No. 1; p.53-76; Spring 1967.
A 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


Gravesend -- African Americans
Blacks on Long Island: Population Growth in the Colonial Period / H. Wortis. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 11, No. 1; p.35-44; Fall 1974.
A statistical evaluation of the African American population on Long Island during the Colonial period of America. The statistics are primarily broken down by county, but some towns are listed with specific numbers.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Church history
The Formative Years of the Dutch Reformed Church on Long Island (Part 1) / G. de Jong. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 8, No. 2; p.1-16; Summer/Fall 1968.
A short article about the history of the Dutch Reformed Church on Long Island. Includes how, when, and by whom the church was founded. It also give a brief history of the founding of each location of the church.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Church history
The Formative Years of the Dutch Reformed Church on Long Island (Part 2) / G. de Jong. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 9, No. 2; p.1-20; Winter/Spring 1969.
A continuation of the short article about the history of the Dutch Reformed Church on Long Island. Includes how, when, and by whom the church was founded. It also give a brief history of the founding of each location of the church. The article ends with a notation that the church is still an active part of Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Education
Literary Culture on Long Island, 1640-1700 / C. Auser. Journal of Long Island History, Vol.4, No. 2; p.19-25; Spring 1964.
A short article about the education and religious education of the population of Long Island. Some towns are noted as having made special strides toward religious education.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- George Washington
George Washington and Long Island / K. Stryker-Rodda. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 1, No. 1; p. 8-21; Spring 1961.
President George Washington scheduled a tour of Long Island from the 19th of April 1780 to the 24th April 1780. He stopped in many towns, and stayed over in quite a few of them. He kept a journal of when and where he stopped, of which towns he drove through, and of famous places.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Horse Racing
The Great Racetrack Caper / R. Jarman. American Heritage, XIX-5; p.24, 92-94; Aug. 68.
A detailed account of the infighting, betting, and fights between the horse jockeys and bookies at Gravesend Racetrack, and the account of how Officer De Lacy attempted to end the feuding on both sides.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Gravesend -- John Youngs
The Inventories of the Estates of Colonel John Youngs of Southold and His Son, John Jr / K. Scott. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 1; p. 37-46; Winter 1966.
An accounting of the estate of Col. John Youngs and John Youngs, Jr. Includes bibliographical information about their travels to various towns across Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Midwout
A Village Called Midwout / M. Dilliard. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 11, No. 1; p.6-24; Fall 1974.
A detailed article about a lost town of Long Island, known as Midwout. The article discusses the Dutch settlement, the attempted annexes by other towns, and it's eventual development into becoming part of Flatbush. Other towns are listed in the article as influences on how Midwout was developed, run, and political base.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Pirates
Some Pirates in Long Island Waters: 1699-1933 (Part II) / J. Rattray. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 4, No. 1; p.28-38; Winter 1964.
A continuation of the "Some Pirates in Long Island Waters: 1699-1933" where the author focus the pirates that came after Captain Kidd. These pirates, while minor on a national level, reeked havoc on Long Island they and became famous for their connections with both towns and the wealthy land owners. Captain James Gillam is among the captains listed.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Sanitary Commission
From the Domestic to the Public Arena: Long Island in the U.S. Sanitary Commission / S. Roff/D. DiMartino. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 11, No. 2; p.161-177; Spring 1999.
A brief article about how women influenced the 1860's sanitary commission in Long Island. It started in Brooklyn, but expanded to the rest of the island during the Civil War.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Gravesend -- Slavery
Slavery on Long Island: A Study of Economic Motivation / R. Ireland. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.1-12; Spring 1966.
A quick article about the history of slavery on Long Island. Several towns are listed as having been noted in their census for to be slave holding towns. Traditionally, and unlike the south, slaves in Long Island were hose-hold slaves. During the economical changes (early to late 1800s), the slavery was abolished, but slaves were paid next to nothing or nothing at all.
Illustrations or Maps: No



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