The Carrington Estate Est. 1912.

The Carrington Estate. 1920,s The Carrington Family. The Carrington House during the Marquet Years, 1912-1927 Margaret Brush inherited the Fire Island property from her husband and, in September 1912, sold
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Celebrity history- Joan McCracken 1917-1961 Over the years many people have called Fire Island their home. Among the most intriguing was a woman who rose to fame as ” The girl

The Fresco / Doll House- 1974

  The Fresco / Doll House- 1974 630 Fire Island Blvd. In 1974 after his two bedroom cottage was destroyed in a fire designer William Turner decided to expand his
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The Pines Flag. 1990-1992.

The Pines Flag. Est. 1990-1992     Before the creation of the official Pines flag there was this one. No details are known on who designed it or when, but
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Halloween in the Pines.

 Halloween in the Pines…   1979. Beginning at the famed Sandpiper Halloween in the Pines is a closing of season tradition. It continues now at Sip n Twirl.. Music and
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The Art of Robert de Michiell

The Art of Robert de Michiell       1958-2015.   Robert de Michiell was one of the most prolific commercial illustrators of his time, with a distinctive style that
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Season of the Boycaught…2015.

Season 2015. After a dramatic auction straight out of  the TV show Empire the winners were PJ McAteer and Ian Reisner. The season always kicks off with the fabulous party
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1962 Talisman

Talisman 1960-65

Talisman 1960-1965. East of the Pines was a community called “Talisman”. Talisman was considered the most chic and exclusive of the F.I. resorts. It was a private club with accommodation’s
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The Kodak house 1965.

The Kodak House 1965                   Horace Gifford Architect 482 Tarpon Walk.   Created  by architect Horace Gifford for Robert Evans and Dr.
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1975 – Holly Woodlawn 1975. Before the word transgender was where it is today there was Holly Woodlawn. A pseudo celebrity from the Andy Warhol factory. She was one of the first

Longtime Companion 1990.

Longtime Companion 1990.   Filmed in the Pines in 1989 when the world still was finding out about the plague called AIDS that was rampant in places like New York,
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Clambake 2015. Photo’s by Koitz.

  Thanks to:  Nick Politis, Frank Liberto, the Steins of Sayville Ferry and Coastline Freight and Tommy Esposito of Tony’s Barge, the coordination of the trucks borrowed from Walter Boss and Bill
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