Collection Facts

Extent: 
1506 items
Dates of Original: 
2000-2002
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

In the year 2000, Hofstra University alumnus Robert L. Harrison began his quest to photograph all the places of worship in Nassau County. Eighteen months and over 3000 miles later, he had completed a stunning visual record of the religious diversity in this rapidly changing area of Long Island.

Scope of Collection

This collection contains all of the images captured by Robert L. Harrison documenting all the places of worship in Nassau County. Also included are a partial record of places of worship in Suffolk County.