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From this exclusive Long Island community... Sag Harbor destroyed by fire...
Item # 671159
March 03, 1877
THE CORRECTOR, Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, March 3, 1877
* Rare high class community title
* Fire disaster w/ related map
An uncommon title from this once-famous whaling town near the eastern end of Long Island, now more famous as a playground for the rich & famous who frequent the neighboring Hamptons.
The features a detailed report headed: "EXTENSIVE CONFLAGRATION" "The Lower Part of Sag Harbor in Ashes" "A Wild Night of Fire and Tempest" "34 Buildings Destroyed--Music Hall, the Maidstone Mills and the Nassau House Swept Away" and much more on the terrible fire.
Included is a nice street map of Sag Harbor showing the "Ruined District" with various buildings and streets labeled.
Four pages, two folds, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War