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Oysterponds Historical Society
1555 Village Ln, Orient, NY 11957
The society operates a campus with historical buildings including two 19th century schoolhouses. The collection has about 70,000 artifacts, including textiles, paintings, photographs, tools, decorative arts and furniture from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. The society also has a library of historic documents and photographs, available to researchers by appointment. It has received a $39,966 grant from the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation for a digital project that will include a new website with a digital repository.