Gardiner's East Hampton, Etc. Notes and Observations on the Town of East Hampton at the East End of Long Island Written By John Lyon Gardiner of the Isle of Wight in April 1798 at the Request of the Revd. Samuel Miller Of N: York.
(Americana - John Lyon Gardiner - East Hampton - Long Island NY)

New York, NY: New York Historical Society, 1870. F (47) pages; being pages 225 - 272 of the Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1869. Publication Fund Series New York: Printed for the Society MDCCCLXX IV. Gives the historical background for East Hampton, Long Island, by the then-owner of Gardiner's Island, with much material on Native Americans, Montauk Indians, Wyandance, the original Gardiners of the Island and the story of the settling of the area. Laid-in is a small clipping from 'Notes and Observations' which gives further information on the case of Elizabeth Garlick, accused of witchcraft in East Hampton, referencing the pages on her case found here in Gardiner's East Hampton, Etc. Approx. 6 " x 9 1/2" size; disbound, still in a few loose sewn signatures, evidently taken from a larger volume; mostly unopened. Contents clean and n very good condition, an interesting mid-nineteenth century historical overview of the East End of Long Island. Good Paperback (Item ID: 26346)


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