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Historically African-American Sag Harbor Neighborhood Anticipates State Recognition

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Family on the beach in Sag Harbor circa 1959. COURTESY DONNAMARIE BARNES ARCHIVE

Family on the beach in Sag Harbor circa 1959. COURTESY DONNAMARIE BARNES ARCHIVE

An African-American family's summer house in Sag Harbor, circa 1950. PRESS FILE

An African-American family's summer house in Sag Harbor, circa 1950. PRESS FILE

Amaza Lee Meredith, one of the founders of Azurest. COURTESY NEW YORK STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICE

Amaza Lee Meredith, one of the founders of Azurest. COURTESY NEW YORK STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICE

Party in Sag Harbor circa 1960.  COURTESY JOHN PICKENS

Party in Sag Harbor circa 1960. COURTESY JOHN PICKENS

Sofa shopping at Hildreth's in Southampton.    DAWN WATSON

Sofa shopping at Hildreth's in Southampton. DAWN WATSON

LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton opened for the season on Saturday, April 30.

LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton opened for the season on Saturday, April 30.

author on Mar 11, 2019
Edward Dudley and his friends would walk from their cottages down dirt roads and hitchhike to the movie theater in Sag Harbor Village as kids during the summer months in... more

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