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Suffolk County Historical Society: Photo of the Week, 2018 / MODERN TIMES… UPDATE 1.22.18

by January 7, 2018
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SUFFOLK COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ MEMBERSHIP DRIVE If you’ve been enjoying our Photo of the Week, please consider becoming a member of SCHS. The Suffolk County Historical Society, founded in 1886, collects and preserves the rich history of Suffolk County and beyond. We offer a history museum, art Read more »

PLT: Environment, Farmland & Water Receive Support in NYS Budget

by April 21, 2017
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NEW YORK STATE BUDGET   The Environment, including Farmland Protection and Water Quality, Receive Strong Support in FY 2017/2018 Budget ——————— With thanks to many, the New York State budget announced on April 10 includes strong support for the environment and conservation initiatives focused on water Read more »

Suffolk County Historical Society: Photo of the Week / 2017

by January 7, 2017
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SUFFOLK COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~` MEMBERSHIP DRIVE If you’ve been enjoying our Photo of the Week, please consider becoming a member of SCHS. From the Civil War to civil rights, revolutions to restorations, spies to Suffragettes, boatbuilders to bootleggers, and whalers to wineries, Long Island’s history Read more »

Suffolk County Historical Society: Photo of the Week / 2016

by January 9, 2016
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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ MEMBERSHIP DRIVE If you’ve been enjoying our Photo of the Week, please consider becoming a member of SCHS. From the Civil War to civil rights, revolutions to restorations, spies to Suffragettes, boatbuilders to bootleggers, and whalers to wineries, Long Island’s history comes alive at the Suffolk County Read more »

SPLIA: Long Island’s Industrial Heritage at Risk

by March 11, 2015
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Fordham Mill, 1859, Remsenburg-Speonk Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities LONG ISLAND’S INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE AT RISK   Long Island is gradually losing connection to its cultural heritage. Every year, historic places spanning the length of the island are threatened by adverse conditions including outright demolition, a Read more »

Suffolk County Historical Society: Photo of the Week / 2015

by January 2, 2015
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PHOTO OF THE WEEK, 2015 The Suffolk County Historical Society’s Photo of the Week is created by our librarian, Wendy Polhemus-Annibell, using historic materials from our local history library’s extensive and varied archives. SCHS Photo of the Week is available by subscription only. Please email wannibell@schs-museum.org to subscribe. MEMBERSHIP Read more »

Suffolk County Historical Society: Photo of the Week / 2014

by February 27, 2014
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________________________________________ PHOTO OF THE WEEK The Suffolk County Historical Society’s Photo of the Week is created by our librarian, Wendy Polhemus-Annibell, using historic materials from our local history library’s extensive and varied archives. SCHS Photo of the Week is available by subscription only. Please email wannibell@schs-museum.org to Read more »