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Village of East Hampton — Ginsberg’s Postcards

by September 1, 2014
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VILLAGE OF EAST HAMPTON   Selection of Postcards from the Harvey Ginsberg Collection of Archival Postcards.  Courtesy of the East Hampton Library’s Long Island Collection.  Read more »

Gill Patterson’s Delftware Collection

by November 2, 2013

Delft Dog Figurine: seated spotted dog on uneven octagonal polychromed base enhanced with featured scrolls. 7″ high. Delft Cat Figurine: seated cat on uneven octagonal polychromed base enhanced with feathered scrolls. 7″ high. Delft Urn, with dog finial covers: polychromed octagonal with central cartouches of lemon trees with Read more »

Woodward: Local Postcard Sampling

by August 23, 2013

The eclectic architectural style of Dr. Johnson’s residence on Bluff Road in Amagansett. ———— A rendering on postcard to promote a development in Brightwaters. ———— A more recent postcard, with rendering provided by the architect of the Bridgehampton Motel. Residence of Dr. Erdman, showing Read more »

Long Island Museum: The Carriage Collection

by June 21, 2013
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The Carriage Museum, with more than 200 carriages; Madison Square Fountain (NYC, ca. 1880) for people & horses; and Samuel West’s Blacksmith Shop.  —————————————————–  A Smithsonian Affliliate ——————————————————- The largest and finest collection of horse-drawn vehicles and related transportation artifacts in the country.  ——————————————————-  GRACE DARLING. Concord Read more »