Collection Facts

Extent: 
13 items
Dates of Original: 
c.1900-1967
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

The photographs were taken by Benjamin Sargent Conklin, a noted photographer in and around Huntington, L. I. in the early 20th century, was born in Huntington 29 August 1873 and died 22 November 1964.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of historical photographs of Huntington, N.Y, taken by Long Island photographer, Benjamin S. Conklin in the early and mid 20th Century. Photographs depict area industry, schools, and library functions.