Pines People – Larry Kramer.

Pines People – Larry Kramer.     Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist.  Kramer—the second son of a
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Mel Cheren- Music history.

  Mel Cheren- Music history. 1933-2017   1970’s. On a trip to Fire Island Mel Cheren met what would be his partner in life and love Michael Brody. 12 years
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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 Sandpiper 1965-1979.

  The Sandpiper 1965-1979.     1965. Originally the site of a model home, then the office of Realtor Arden Catlin and the Post Office. The building was owned by
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The FIPAP Art Show Est. 1985-1987.

The FIPAP Art Show Est. 1985-1987.    Art has always been part of the Pines community. The beauty of the beach has inspired many. In the 70’s it became a
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1976. A walk in the Pines…

1976. A walk in the Pines…   A 8mm home movie filmed by James Dybas  donated by Michael J. La Rue showing a 1976 view of the eastern end of
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The Invasion. Est. 1976. The 70’s.

  The Invasion. Est. 1976. The 70’s.       There can be no telling of the Invasion story without the Homecoming queen. For that is how it begins every
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Mart Crowley-Celebrity history .

 Mart Crowley- Celebrity history.     Mart Crowley is a playwright who was  born on August 21, 1935, in Vicksburg, Mississippi.  He attended a Catholic high school in his hometown
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