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Plum Island -- 1899 Snowstorm
Adrift in the Ice Field / C. Wood. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 11; p.209-211; Nov. 1944.
A detailed article about the snowstorm of February 1899 that caused severe damage to Long Island. The article also focuses on various people who were affected, involved with, or had insight on the storm. Images include: Horton's Point Light House, Picture of Ice Damage, and a picture of a sailor.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Plum Island -- Fort Tyler Military
Old Fort at Gardiner's Island / H. Horton. Long Island Forum, Vol. 7, No. 10; p.197; Oct. 1944.
A short article about the history the Fort Tyler Military Reservation on Gardiner's Island. The article is primarily a reconstruction of letters of Mary Bell, and her views on the 'Old Fort." The article also discusses Fort Wright on Plum Island, and Fort Terry on Fisher's Island.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes



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