Discovering Sands Point Its History, Its People, Its Places
Kent, Joan Gay

Sands Point, New York: Incorporated Village of Sands Point, 2000. F vi + 234 pages; signed and dated by the author in the year of publication on the front endpaper; back and front endpaper maps and more maps and illustrations in black and white throughout the text; useful index & bibliography, lists of mayors of the Village of Sands Point, police chiefs, village clerks, presidents of the Sands Point Civic Association, Sands Point Garden Club, Harbor Acres Property Owners Association; Designated Historic Landmarks; author biography; information on Indians & the Dutch; English settlers; War of Independence & Sands Point's role; Civil War years; steamboats, trains, effects of transportation on the area; the age of great estates; World War I & II; Gold Coast Days: Why F. Scott Fitzgerald Loved East Egg; religious institutions, real estate & development, the Village Club, more; "First Edition" stated in copyright information; approx. 9" x 11 1/4" size; original illustrated glazed-paper covered boards; light wear; in very good condition; and a very good reference to Sands Point Long Island history. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 23988)


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