Dates of Original:c. 1840 - 1930
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Creator Attribution:Mason Studio;Van Gelo, Photographer;Excelsior;Excelsior Anc N.Y. Leipzig, Dresden, Berlin. No. B 1314 Published By H. Nielsen, Newsdealer & Stationer. Made In Germany.;Auburn Greeting Card Co., Auburn, Ind.;
Location of Originals:Local History Center
Collection Owner:Port Washington Public Library
Ernest P. Simon was a former senior editor of the Port Washington News for over 30 years until his death in 1976. Often referred to as “Mr. Port Washington,” Simon was a prominent member of the community and advocate of local history.
Scope of Collection
The Ernie Simon Collection includes his personal collection of “Port Remembered” articles as well as his personal papers, correspondence, writings, photographs and memorabilia.