The “Ripped” Party 1990-91.

The "Ripped Party" 1990-91. The tradition of theme parties on Fire Island is long standing. So with that came a party called "Ripped." 295 Holly Walk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JB17wSRhEE Thank you to Bruce McDougald for the Photo & music donation. Thank you San Francisco Disco Preservation Society. https://hearthis.at/ninetiesdjarchives/dj-rolf-iverson-live-at-the-ripped-party-ny-1991-tape-1-of-4-jim-hopkins-remaster/?fbclid=IwAR1pDyr-LYa2h9vBOM5xmyO16lSX6KcuNF-ANMUxaQvIR6S4usg1WT3SpKU https://hearthis.at/ninetiesdjarchives/dj-rolf-iverson-live-at-the-ripped-party-ny-1991-tape-2-of-4-jim-hopkins-remaster/?fbclid=IwAR27CREXinLC6wi4qtJN1a1ilfhNN1-HYDXxkxJUyXo0GiwdTixIdcwC3Y4      ...

Fashions of the Pines 1990’s.

Fashions of the Pines 1990's. Fashion has always been part of Pines history. The Pines Fashion show was a tradition since the 1960's. Held at the Botel pool and most always a benefit for the Pines Conservation Society. Held both day and night over the years this one would be...

Nudity on Fire Island.

Nudity on Fire Island. Then to now... The ancient Egyptians wore the minimum of clothing, and in a number of ancient Mediterranean cultures, the athletic and/or cultist nudity of men and boys was a natural concept. In ancient Rome, nudity could be a public disgrace and might be offensive or distasteful even in...

A Dual in the Sun. The Rockefeller/Ron Martin home.

A "Dual in the Sun". The Rockefeller/Ron Martin home. 607 Shore Walk. Designed by Architect Harry Bates at the height of his Fire Island Career. 607 Shore Walk remains an intact example of Bates style as well as classic 60's architecture. Built in 1965 by Walter Reich for Alan Morton,...