Book Cover for Peconic Bay: Four Centuries of History on Long Island's North and South Forks
Marilyn E. Weigold, author
Sunday, June 12, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Marilyn E. Weigold
“Peconic Bay: Four Centuries of History on Long Island's North and South Forks”
Community Church of East Williston
This illustrated presentation examines the fascinating evolution of the East End, including its social, economic, and environmental history. The program will acquaint you with colorful characters of yesterday and current challenges facing what has been called “one of the last great places.” Dr. Weigold is professor of history at Pace University, the author of Peconic Bay (2015), Long Island Sound: A History of its People, Places, and Environment, and Silent Builder: Emily Warren Roebling and the Brooklyn Bridge.
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