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Fashion comes to Fire Island with Richard Avedon-1946.

Fashion comes to Fire Island with Richard Avedon-1946.     Richard Avedon was an American fashion and portrait photographer. He worked for Harper's Bazaar and Vogue, specializing in capturing movement in still pictures of fashion, theater and dance. Richard Avedon and his young wife, Doe, had no idea what they were...

Pines People- Patrik Moreton

Pines People- Patrik Moreton 1942-1995.   Patrik Moreton was born in northern India . He lived in India until the age of five, and then moved to London where he grew up. He was an ex actor who was an original member of the England’s National Youth Theater. At the...

Boardwalk Memorial- Albert ( Blue) Flettrich

Boardwalk Memorial- Albert ( Blue) Flettrich   by Stuart Lee Originally back in the early '60's there were a small group of people going out to the Pines and Grove who got tired of the homophobic slurs being shouted at the passing ferries outbound to the beach from the Sayville...

471 Fire Island Blvd. Est.1980

471  Fire Island Blvd.  Est.1980 Former home of Designers Michael Schaible & Robert Bray.   Architecture and design have always been part of Fire Island Pines history.  Horace Gifford, Scott Bromley just to name a couple of architects who have put their stamp on the Pines. However many designers like...