Collection Facts

Extent: 
8 items
Dates of Original: 
1898-1980
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

Because of its strategic location, Montauk has been used as an Army, Navy, Coast Guard and Air Force base throughout its history.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of historic photographs documenting various military activities following American wars from the late 19th Century to the Cold War.