Fire Hazard Reduction. Taylor Estate, North Haven, Long Island

View of efforts at forest fire hazard reduction on the Taylor Estate at North Haven in Southampton, Suffolk County on Long Island. Three men are clearing out brush and placing it in piles. A farm building is visible in the background. The date is unrecorded, but may be May 11, 1939 based on the dates of similar images. This image was created to record the forest fire control activities of the New York State Conservation Department.
Date Original
circa 1939
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 1808.
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Geographic Locations

Long Island
Suffolk County