A Map of Long Island, 1961
A Map of Long Island. Drawn by Courtland Smith from data compiled by Richard Foster, 1961. Published by The Billboard Barn, Southampton, L. I. Printed in U.S.A. by Gerson Offset Litho Co., Inc., New York. Copyright 1933, 1961. Inset: Diagram Showing how far the two Stages of Ice Advance Covered L. I. Pictorial map of Long Island, from Brooklyn and Queens to the Hamptons and Montauk. Shows landmarks such as Montauk Lighthouse, the beach at Southampton, and the Fire Island Light. The Atlantic Ocean and Long Island Sound are decorated with various pictorial illustrations including a striped bass, swordfish, spouting whale, and the Sag Harbor Whaler ship. Include an Art Deco wind figure, compass rose and list of symbols. An intricate border is decorated at the top with underwater scenes; on the sides with famous sites such as Birthplace of John Howard Payne, East Hampton, and Jones Beach; and with historical events, such as the settlement of Brooklyn and building of Brooklyn Bridge. The key indicates radio stations, state parks, ferry lines, small light houses, and mainland.