Port Washington Maritime Collection;

Collection Owner:
Cover Image:
Port Washington Maritime Collection;
Family Day on Manhasset Bay - Image Source

Collection Facts

Dates of Original:
c. 1900 - 1950

Historical Context

Environment & Nature; Transportation; Work & Labor

Scope of Collection

The Port Washington Maritime Collection features materials from the Local History Center that relate to the region’s rich maritime history and traditions. Materials featured in this digital collection include items from the following larger collections which may be explored in our Local History Room: A Centennial History; The Aviation Collection; Christensen Photographs; Dorothea Hahn Photographs; The Harold Rudd Papers; The Hewlett Family Papers; The Leiber Family Papers; The Long Island Collection; The Leiber Family Papers; The Long Island Collection; The Map Collection; The Maritime Collection; The McCann Photo Album; The Oscar G. Petersen Collection; The Port Washington Photographs; The Port Washington Postcard Collection; The Sand Mining Collection; and The Sands Point Collection.

Additional Information

Scope and Content Source:
Original items in this collection include digital reproductions of oral histories, various black-and-white and color photographs, postcards, a tintype and a number of other ephemera that reflect a town that has grown up on Manhasset Bay and Long Island Sound.

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