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Riverhead
A Trip Through Long Island in 1744 / O. Shaw. Long Island Forum, Vol. 8, No. 6; p.103-104,117-118; Jun. 1945.
The article is a reproduction from a diary of three passengers who traveled through Long Island. The author of the article does not know who the travelers were, or why they had come to Long Island. They noted each town they stopped in.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Riverhead
Old Wading River / E. Rowley. Long Island Forum, Vol. 3, No. 9; p.195-196, 201-202; Sep. 1940.
A detailed article about the history of Old Wading River, a town located in Southampton. It goes over the details of the towns settlement in 1671, and it's eventual envelopment into Riverhead and Southampton.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Riverhead
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


Riverhead
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


Riverhead
The Tour Continues From Riverhead to Southold (Part 2) / T. O'Brien. Long Island Heritage, [no vol.]; p.25, 28, 30; Jul. 1984.
A detailed article about the towns of Riverhead and Southold. Gives some history and what the historical societies are doing to save the historical buildings. Images of historic buildings: The Unique Barn; Cutchogue's Old House; The Pine Neck Barn; Thomas Moore House; Old Burying Ground.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Riverhead -- Architecture
Long Island Country Houses and Their Architects: 1860-1940 / R. MacKay. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.168-190; Spring 1994.
A detailed and long article about the various architecture of the important Long Island towns. It also talks about the development of Long Island in general, especially after wars. The article doesn't go over each town's detail, but rather talks about how different and unique Long Island architectural development is compared to other towns. It also gives a run-down of important architectural figures.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Riverhead -- Cauliflower
Cauliflower: A Million Dollar Industry / H. Talmage. Long Island Forum, Vol. 1, No. 1; p.17, 27, 33; Jan. 1938.
A very quick article about the cauliflower industry in Riverhead and how it came to be a multimillion dollar industry that fueled Long Island.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Riverhead -- 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


Riverhead -- Gardening
The Garden Clubs of Long Island / [No author]. Long Island Forum, Vol. 1, No. 8; p.15, 18; Oct. 1938.
An article about the various garden clubs, and the people that work hard to maintain the land around the various towns. It's also an invitation to joining the clubs.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Riverhead -- Historic Buildings
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


Riverhead -- 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


Riverhead -- Long Island Railroad Company
The Fullertons and the Experimental Farms of the Long Island Railroad / C. Chorzempa. Journal of Long Island History, Vol. 6, No. 2; p.245-253; Spring 1994.
Primarily about the rise of the Fullerton family and their ownership of the Long Island Rail Road. Certain towns noted for the demand by the public for train access to Manhattan or Brooklyn.
Illustrations or Maps: No


Riverhead -- Orville B. Ackerly
Orville B. Ackerly Knew Suffolk / C. Ditmars. Long Island Forum, Vol. 1, No. 4; p.5-6, 14, 24; Jun. 1938.
A very detailed biographical article about Orville B. Ackerly, and his association with Suffolk County. Focus on the article is biographical.
Illustrations or Maps: Yes


Riverhead -- 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


Riverhead -- 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


Riverhead -- 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


Riverhead -- Sanitary Commission
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


Riverhead -- Storms
An Island wide Electric Storm / C. Wood. Long Island Forum, Vol. 8, No. 6; p.113; Jun. 1945.
A quick article about an electrical storm on August 12, 1895 that destroyed large portions of the island and took lives. Specific towns that had considerable damage is discussed.
Illustrations or Maps: No



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