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L.I. Indians (Prehistory & History)

Indians

       See also   Classic L.I. Histories and Document Collections  web page

                        Long Island History web page

                                e.g., Under  Archeology

                                                    Names, Geographic

                        L.I. - History Colonial Period, Ca. 1600-1775  web page

                              Montauk[ett] Indian Nation (Metouac)  web page (PML)

                              Shinnecock Indian Nation  web page (PML)

                              Unkechaug [Patchogue] Indian Nation  web page (PML)

 

--  General

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  • Carter, Sylvia.  "Harvesting the Many Edibles of Our Wild."  Newsday, October 24, 1979:  p. A8.
  • Hevesi, Dennis.  "The Natives of this Island Eden Became Peaceful Giants."  Newsday, June 19, 1983:  p. G4.
  • Abrams, Arnold.  "Long Island's Invisible Indians:  Thirteen Tribes have Dwindled to Two.  Shoring Up Their Own Traditions, They Keep Their Problems to Themselves."  (On Long Island's Reservations).  Newsday, Part 2, July 14, 1984:  pp. A1-3.

--  Architecture

--  Biography

--  Burial Grounds

  • Ritchie, William A.  "Orient Focus, ? Aspect, ? Phase, ? Pattern." The Pre-Iroquoian Occupations of New York State (Rochester Museum Memoir, No. 1).  Rochester, NY:  Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences, 1944:  pp. 227-233.
  • Levine, Gaynell Stone.  "Rites and Customs:  Mourning and Burial Customs."  In Languages and Lore of the Long Island Indians (Readings in Long Island Archaeology and Ethnohistory, v. 4.).  Stony Brook, NY; Lexington, MA:  Published for the Suffolk County Archaeology Association; by Ginn Publishing Co., 1980:  pp. 296-300.
  • Gatewood, Dallas.  "Land Sale to Preserve Indian Burial Ground."  Newsday, November 23, 1983:  p. S25.
  • Wick, Steve.  "Preservation Sought for Burial Ground." Newsday, July 14, 1988:  p. 31.

--  Cultural & Religious Aspects

 

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--  Deeds

--  Fishers Island, N.Y.

 

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--  Forts / Ceremonial Centers

 

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  • "Amerindian & Pre-Colonial." In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications [bibliography], comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 1997:  pp. [1-3].

---  Fort Corchaug

  • History (Southold Town.  Fort Corchaug and Downs Farm Preserve) 

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  • Quinn, Mike.  "U.S. Puts Historic Ring Around Old Indian Fort."  Newsday, March 25, 1974:  p. 22.
  • Wacker, Ronnie.  "Site of an Indian Fort Studied."  New York Times, Section 11, May 27, 1984:  p. 16.
  • Saslow, Linda.  "Fight is on to Save an Old Indian Fort."  New York Times, Section 12, September 4, 1988:  p. 10.
  • Wick, Steve.  "Plan to Hold Down Old Indian Fort."  Newsday, December 8, 1988:  p. 30.
  • Blass, Gregory J.  "A Debt to Pay at Fort Corchaug" (Long Island Opinion).  New York Times, Section 12, January 29, 1989:  p. LI 20.
  • McDonald, John.  "Inian-Fort Buy Snags on Price."  Newsday, May 9, 1991:  p. 25.
  • Golden, Mary Kaye.  "Luxury Homes Eyed at Historic Fort.  Long Island Business News, March 28, 1994:  pp. 1, 46.
  • "Fort Corchaug Protected."  Peconic Land Trust Newsletter, 9(2) Fall 1997:  pp. 1-2.
  • "Fort Corchaug (Corchaug Ft.) [Cutchogue, N.Y.]."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications [bibliography], comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  pp. [1-2].

---  Fort Neck (Fort Marsapeag / Massapeag), Battle / Massacre of, [1653?]

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  • "Fort Massapeag[ue] (Ft. Marsapeag[ue], Marsapeag[ue] Ft., Massapeag[ue] Ft., Ft. Neck[West], probable site of Ft. Solomon)  [Fort Neck Park, Massapequa, N.Y.]  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [2].

---  Fort Pond Forts

 

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  • "Fort Pond Forts (Ft. Hill, Ft. Neck [East], Ft. Montauk, Montauk Ft[s]., Old and New Fts.) [Montauk, N.Y.]."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Fort Hill Fort

  • "Fort Hill Fort."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Napeague Harbor Fort

  • "Napeag Harbort Fort (Napeag[ue] Ft.)."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Shelter Island Fort

  • "Shelter Island Fort [hypothetical; somewhere on Shelter Island]."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Shinnecock Fort(s)

  • "Shinnecock Fort(s) (Fort Shinnecock; "Mashomuck") [hypothetical, Sinnecock Hills Area, Southampton Town, NY]."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Sebonack Area Fort

  • "Sebonac Area Fort." In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [3].

---  Sugar Loaf Area Fort

  • "Sugar Loaf (Shinnecock Hills) Area Fort."  In Individual Long Island Forts and Fortifications, comp. by Mark Rothenberg.  [Patchogue, NY:  Patchogue-Medford Library], 1997:  p. [4].

-- Genealogy

--  History -- Colonial Period, ca. 1600-1775

 

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---  L.I. Vertical File Sampler:

  • Strong, John A.  "Indian Labor During the Post-Contact Period on Long Island, 1626-1700."  In  To Know the Place:  Exploring Long Island History, ed. by Joann P. Krieg and Natalie A. Naylor, rev. & exp. ed.  Interlaken, NY:  Heart of the Lakes Publishing, prepared under the auspices of Hofstra University, 1995:  pp. 12-39.
  • Underhill, Lois Beachy.  "Wegwagonock and the English."  Sag Harbor Online (Sag Harbor Express, July 7, 1998)

-- Languages & Dialects

 

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-- Montauk(ett) Indian Nation  (Metouac)

 

                 See  Montauk[ett] Indian Nation (Metouac)  web page

 

-- Names, Geographic

 

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-- Shinnecock Nation

 

               See  Shinnecock Indian Nation  web page

 

-- Unkechaug Nation 

 

            See  Unkechaug Indian Nation  web page

 

-- Setauket Indians