Midnight Rum: Long Island and Prohibition
Presented by Jonathan Olly
On Wednesday May 31st, The Historical Society of Islip hosted a presentation by Jonathan Olly, assistant curator of the LI Museum, titled; "Midnight Rum: Long Island and Prohibition". The presentation covered the effects of prohibition from New York City in the west, to the coastal villages on the North and South forks.
From left to right: Nancy Libert, James Vesely, Elaine Kurka, Jonathan Olly, Madeline Hanewinckel, Jack Weishahn, Roberta Drake, Joan Sullivan.