National Geographic : 1933 Nov
© National Geographic Society Finlay Photograph by Clifton Adams THE LIGHTHOUSE AT MONTAUK POINT, LONG ISLAND, WAS BUILT IN1797 It has two lights, the upper one flashing white every ten seconds, and the lower one with a fixed beamof red. Adjacent toitisaState park. Many gather here for excellent fishing, golf, polo, and other out-of-doors recreation. Montauk Beach lies one hundred miles "out tosea" from New York City and is a popular rendezvous for yachtsmen and big-game fishermen.