A resort community once known as a ÃÂplayground for the wealthy,ÃÂ City Island rose to fame as a leader in boat manufacturing and gained international recognition for the victorious yachts it produced for the … see full wiki
The presentation contains some very memorable pictures of the old Bronx/Westchester Line. i.e.
o the Belden Point Pier o South End City Island o McDaniel Bungalow (20s) o St. Mary's Star of the Sea o Grace Episcopal Church o Split Rock at the Bronx/Westchester Line o City Island Bridge (1908)
There are many scenes which contain the residents of yesteryear. Some of the portraits may have been the parents and grandparents of people I knew at one time. The acquisition would be perfect for students of the local history and culture. I remember many of these scenes from childhood. Some still exist today.
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