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America’s First Whalemen

Friday, February 22, 2019

11:00 am


John Strong, who was a professor of History and American Studies for
many years at Long Island University, will give a power point
presentation related to his latest book, “America’s First Whalemen: The
Indian Shore Whalers on Long
Island, 1650-1750,” just published by Arizona Press. He will trace the
development of “ye whale design” on the southern shores of Long Island
in that period when the Shinnecocks, Unkechaugs and Montauketts were
successfully hunting whales.

Contact Information:

Laurie Collins
6312832494
lcollins@southamptonhistory.org

Where:

Rogers Mansion
17 Meeting House Lane
Southampton

Website:

www.southamptonhistory.org