Equipment at the Bayville Bridge experimental shellfish hatchery in Nassau County

View of equipment at the state's experimental shellfish hatchery in Bayville Bridge. The facility was established in 1922 with the goal of perfecting a technique for the large scale production of seed oysters. This image was created to record the Conservation Commission's efforts in the Long Island shell fisheries.
Date Original
circa 1926
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87_4273.
This image is provided for education and research purposes. Rights may be reserved. Responsibility for securing permissions to distribute, publish, reproduce or other use rest with the user. For additional information see our Copyright and Use Statement

Geographic Locations

Nassau County