Celebrate Women’s History Month by learning about the many visionary women in Long Island’s history. In this blog read about two African American sisters, one a Brooklyn school teacher and the other an accomplished architect, who founded the Azurest summer community in Sag Harbor.
Tag: Sag Harbor
Updates on the pending National Register nomination for the Sag Harbor Hills, Azurest, and Ninevah subdivisions (SANS).
Rapid redevelopment threatens the historical landscape of Sag Harbor’s remarkable SANS community. Learn about the urgent preservation needs of this locally, regionally, and nationally important neighborhood, focusing on the creation of Azurest, the earliest of the three subdivisions, founded by women of color in the late Jim Crow era.
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM
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Join us at Old First Presbyterian Church in Huntington, NY to celebrate this year’s awardees. This celebration is free but reservations are required.
Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Enjoy colonial-era music and traditional boatbuilding demonstrations on the front lawn, and a new guided tour of the Custom House.
Preservation Long Island recently unveiled a new poster about the history and design of the Custom House fence in Sag Harbor! We invite you to visit the Custom House to learn more about one of the most elaborately crafted 19th-century fences on Long Island!