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About bshupe

Reference Librarian at the Mastics - Moriches - Shirley Community Library. Resident of Mastic Park. Advocate for local history preservation and information sharing.

Added…no. 11 in the “our forgotten past series”

To anyone still reading this blog, check out new articles no. 10 & 11 in my history series. Had a great time volunteering with the MPHS at the Woodhull cemetery for Tri-hamlet Day. -Brad Advertisements

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Just added…

..Looking forward to seeing everyone out this Tri-Hamlet Saturday coming up. Wanted to let everyone know that I’ve just added another article to my ..our forgotten past series on the William J. Murray Photo collection that is available through Queens … Continue reading

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looking forward….

Wanted to drop a line out to everyone that I have added 2 more short articles in the “our forgotten past” series. Also, the MPHS was successful in having yet another Historic Marker installed for the “Battle of Fort St. … Continue reading

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Fall 2016

Just a quick note to fill everyone in on some of the fun and interesting goings-on here at the library and with the Historical Society. At the top of the list has to be the great news I just received … Continue reading

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Tri-Hamlet Day and History Markers..

A lot of time has passed since I’ve been active on this blog-site.  My apologies and I’ll do my best to   get back to keeping you all updated at least once a month as to what’s going on with our history … Continue reading

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Upcoming Fall Programs and Our Forgotten Past series no. 4

  With summer just about over and fall fast approaching, it’s time to give everyone a quick update regarding your Community Library local history programming and collections. I’m excited to announce to my readers that we have artist Xio Xiomaro … Continue reading

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July 4th Ketcham Inn opening and other news…. Realized this weekend that I’m overdue for an update to all of you. I was fortunate this 4th of July to be invited to the Ketcham Inn’s Grand Opening to the public. … Continue reading

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