Long Island Historical Journal, Volume 10, Number 1 (Fall 1997)
Day, Lynda R.
Koppelman, Lee E.
Rushmore, Robert P.
Strong, John A.
Scarrow, Howard A.
Kroessler, Jeffrey A.
Bowe, Whitney P.
Stony Brook University, Department of History
African Americans -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History , Land use -- New York (State) -- Long Island , East Hampton (N.Y.) -- History , Quakers -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History , Indians of North America -- New York (State) -- Long Island , Education -- New York (State) -- Long Island , Historians -- New York (State) , Pratt Institute , Queens County (N.Y.) -- History , Demographics -- New York (State) -- New York
TABLE OF CONTENTS - FEATURE ARTICLES: Friends in the Spirit: African Americans and the Challenge to Quaker Liberalism, 1776-1915 by Lynda R. Day - 1 / Environment vs. Development: Groundwater and Land Use Planning in Nassau and Suffolk Counties by Lee E. Koppelman - 16 / “The Village of East-Hampton,” A Sketch by John Howard Payne edited with an Introduction and Notes by Robert P. Rushmore - 25 / Who Says the Montauk Tribe is Extinct? Judge Abel Blackmar’s Decision in Wyandank V. Benson (1909) by John A. Strong - 39 / Promises Kept: Empire State College on its Twenty-Fifth Anniversary by Barbara Kantz - 56 / Presidential Elections in the Twentieth Century: Patterns on Long Island by Howard A. Scarrow, assisted by Dawn Walsh - 71 / Who Has Done More? Vincent Seyfried and the Discovery of Queens History by Jeffrey A. Kroessler - 79 / Julia Pettee’s Year in Brooklyn at the Pratt Institute Library School: 1894-1895 by Mario Charles and Sandra Roff - 86 / SECONDARY SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST WINNERS: William Levitt: Businessman or Bigot? by Whitney P. Bowe - 97 / The Algonquians of Long Island as an Agrarian Society by Danielle Lindemann - 104 / A Sailboat for the Bay: The Narrasketuck and its Class by Kempton B. Van Hoff - 110 / REVIEWS: Robert B. MacKay, Anthony Baker and Carol A. Traynor, eds. Long Island Country Houses and Their Architects, 1860-1940 by Deborah J. Johnson - 116 / Lynne Matarrese. The History of Levittown, New York by Barbara Kelly - 118 / Margaret Lundrigan Ferrer and Tova Navarra. Levittown: The First 50 Years by Carol Hoenig - 119 / Mary Parker Buckles. Margins: A Naturalist Meets Long Island Sound by Marilyn Weigold - 121 / Claire Nicolas White. Stanford White: Letters to His Family by Mark L. Taff - 123 / Thomas McGonigle. Going to Patchogue by Jim Papa - 125 / Giacinta Bradley Koontz, ed. The Harriet Quimby Research Conference Journal, Volume Two-1996 by Frank Erk - 129 / George A. Raisglid. Uprooted: the Memoirs of a Holocaust Survivor by Edith Gordon - 130 / Ebenezer Miller; Margaret Davis Gass and Willis H. White, eds. Diary of Ebenezer Miller of Miller Place, Long Island, New York, 1762-1768 by Edward Smith - 133 / VIDEO REVIEW: Ziggy Attias and Ofer Cohen. Traveling the Distance by Gaynell Stone - 133 / BOOK NOTES - 134