Island History

“I had an opportunity to reflect on this phenomenon earlier this week when I …

I think I need to learn how to play cribbage and brush up on …

WWII sailor’s shirt, found buried in sand, reunited with owner’s daughter, By Anna Isaacs …

Planting the vegetable garden this weekend.

Secession Squabble has Fishers Island in a Dither.

Closed for orders Feb 13, 2015

By John RuddyPublished December 13. 2014 Publication: The Day There’s something inherently mysterious about islands: inaccessible, …

“55 Years of Loyal Service”

Help solve the mystery!

Original lease for Fishers Island was signed in 1734 by Ann Winthrop, acting as …

Discovered by Dutch fur trader Adriaen Block in 1614, Fishers Island was first settled …

by Pierce Rafferty As a U.S. Army facility, the Fort operated under a strict …

by Pierce RaffertyBuilt in response to a rash of off-season burglaries of summer cottages, …

Videojournalist: John Paraskevas ~ Published by NewsDay

Sports Illustrated, September 06, 1965 | Volume 23, Issue 10

by Pierce Rafferty The blimps from Elizabeth Field would assist searches for survivors of …

by Pierce Rafferty Ferguson painting finds its way home.

by Pierce Rafferty On June 27, 2013, the GSA will officially announce that the …

John and Nancy Hansen shared the Class of 1931 yearbook and noted, “My dad …

by Pierce Rafferty The hermit’s formal name was William Holland, but he was called …

by Pierce Rafferty Turning the clock back three decades to a winter on Fishers …

by Pierce Rafferty Thursday, Thanksgiving Day 1846, the passenger steamer Atlantic dragged her anchors …

by Pierce Rafferty Written clues left behind by carpenters, plumbers and other workers, can …

by Pierce Rafferty The story of how the G.B. Linderman Mansion became the summer …

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Beach Rocks sun gaze, 12/10/20 Photo by Richard Breining

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