Collection Facts

Extent: 
115 items
Dates of Original: 
c. 1900-1952
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

Ken Spooner is a musician, author and historian who grew up in Mastic Beach during the 1950s. He is known for his book, The Knapps Lived Here.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of photographs, postcards, and maps showing the early and mid 20th Century history of Mastic Beach, Long Island. Included in the collection are photos of the Knapp Family, as part of the research done for the book, The Knapps Lived Here.