Coming out…a teaching moment.

Coming out…a teaching moment. 1950’s-60’s-70’s and 80’s.            In a world where coming out can still be difficult for some, we look back at the era’s
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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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Harvey Milk on Fire Island 1950’s.

Harvey Milk on Fire Island 1950’s.         Harvey Milk, was a visionary civil and human rights leader who became one of the first openly gay elected officials
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The storms & hurricanes of Fire Island.

Hurricanes and storms have always been part of Fire Island history. 1938. Cherry Grove.         Saltaire.       1962. Hurricane Donna. Fire Island Pines.    
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The Meat Rack Est. 1950’s.

  The Meat Rack Est. 1950’s.                  Photo by Sean Basil McGiver         The stretch of land between the Pines
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The David Barrett house Est. 1955.

  The David Barrett house Est. 1955.              233 Bay Walk.                     Domesticated Pig Est. 2015                 Every house has a story and this one certainly does. Built in 1955
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George Platt Lynes- Art history

                            George Platt Lynes   George Platt Lynes was just one of a group of artist that found their way to Fire Island. Fire Island gave them a freedom to
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Bernard Perlin- Art history

  Bernard Perlin – Art history 1948. Like many artist’s painter Bernard Perlin (left) finds his way to Fire Island and the PAJAMA group of fellow artists.   “Bernard Perlin
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