Collection Facts

Extent: 
272 items
Dates of Original: 
2012
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

Hurricane Sandy (unofficially known as "Superstorm Sandy") was the deadliest and most destructive hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, and the second-costliest hurricane in United States history.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of over 250 color photographs documenting the effect of Hurricane Sandy on Mastic Beach, Mastic and Shirley, Long Island.