Reflections Est. 1980.

  Reflections Est. 1980 73 Bay Walk.          Built in 1980 and designed by Architect Gary Stluka the house exterior was originally California redwood. The house was
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The Mr. Fire Island Contest 1970’s.

  The Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful Contest 1970’s.   On July 19, 1970 rather than the annual Miss Fire Island contest a Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful contest was
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Firemens Masked Ball 1989.

Firemens Masked Ball 1989.   To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Pines Volunteer Fire Department a masked ball was planned. The Pines Community house was transformed into a fantasy
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Beach Read by Robert Maril.

Beach Read by Robert Maril. Gay Whore Chapter 6                   This podcast series seeks to preserve gay pulp novels–many dating to the
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The Seaplane history.

The Seaplane history.           The word Seaplane was meant to symbolize two types of planes associated with the sea. The type that is still used today
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The History of Disco.

The History of Disco.   Disco music and Fire Island have a lot in common. Much of it was tested here as many company executives spent time here. The long
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Peter Allen-Celebrity history .

Peter Allen-Celebrity history .  1944 – 1992    Singer Peter Allen was a big supporter of the Pines. He performed in many benefits and became a real part of the
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Drag Race in the Pines 1989.

Drag Race in the Pines 1989. A benefit for Hetrick Martin Institute.     By Michael Lott. When I moved to NYC in 1985 from Charleston SC I had been
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1998 GMHC Sweet 16 Morning Party

GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16.

  GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16. 1998.        The GMHC (Gay Mens Health Crisis) Morning Party began in 1983 by a group of concerned Pines community members as
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