Answered By: Kristen Cinar
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2014     Views: 110

The Special Collections Department, located on the 2nd floor of the Melville Library, houses a very extensive collection of books and other materials that focus on Long Island History.  Some of these include hotels from the 19th and early 20th centuries.  Here are some books related to Long Island hotels and resorts:

1. Hotels and inns of Long Island’s North Fork /      Fleming, Geoffrey K.     2009     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections TX907.3 .N72 N674 2009  - No Loan
2. 101 glimpses of the South Fork /      Panchyk, Richard.     2009     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .S9 P256 2009  - No Loan
3. Fire Island’s Surf Hotel and other hostelries on Fire Island beaches in the nineteenth century /      Havemeyer, Harry W.(Harry Waldron),     2006     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections TX909 .H284 2006  - No Loan
4. Along the Great South Bay : from Oakdale to Babylon, the story of a summer spa, 1840-1940 /      Havemeyer, Harry W.(Harry Waldron),     1996     Book    Main Library Stacks( 2/ 0)
Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Main Library Stacks F129 .I75 H365 1996  - Normal Loan / Special Collections F129.I75 H365 1996  - No Loan
5. This old town with Allen Oren /      Oren, Allen.     1993     Videorecording    Third Floor Stacks( 12/ 0)    Third Floor Stacks - Permanent Reserve - Vid Cas 3854 - AV 2 Day Perm R
6. Montauk Manor, Montauk Beach, Long Island : the Miami Beach of the North.      1930     Book    Government Documents( 1/ 0)
Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Government Documents F129 .M76 M72 1930  - No Loan / Special Collections F129 .M76 M72 1930  - No Loan
7. Suburban Long Island : the sunrise homeland. 1922     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 S89 1922  - No Loan
8. Long Island and real life.      Long Island Railroad Company.     1916     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127.L8 L815  - No Loan
9. Long Island resorts : four hundred miles of shore line on ocean, sound and bays.      1912     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L685 1912  - No Loan
10. Brooklyn daily eagle Long Island automobile guide : a touring guide to all points on Long Island     Brooklyn eagle.     1911     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections GV1024 .B82 1911  - No Loan
11. Long Island, 1905 /  1905     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127.L8 L54 1905  - No Loan
12. Summer homes on Long Island.      Long Island Railroad Company.     1904     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127.L8 L82  - No Loan
13. 1904 / [Long Island Railroad Company].  1904     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L54 1904  - No Loan
14. Long Island /  1902     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L542 1902  - No Loan
15. Long Island breeze. 1901     Serial    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L7012  - No Loan
16. A Vacation at Stony Brook, Long Island : health, economy, morality, the three-fold cord that bin     1900     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F129 .S7595 V23 1900  - No Loan
17. Summer homes on Long Island /  1900     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L842 1900  - No Loan
18. Stony Brook Association and Long Island Assembly.      1900     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections BX6 .L75  1900  - No Loan
19. Cyclists’ paradise : a guide for cyclists with an accurate map showing the roads and cycle paths     1899     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 C85 1899  - No Loan
20. Out on Long Island.  1889     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127.L8 O85 1889  - No Loan
21. Long Island summer resorts : guide and directory.      1878     Book    Special Collections( 1/ 0)    Special Collections F127 .L8 L84 1878  - No Loan

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