Port Washington's African-American Heritage

Gerald Biddle's Class, Grade 2, Sands Point School, 1942

afam008Top: (l-r) Malcolm Hill, Ralph Ciminera, Earl Da Costa, Gerald Biddle
Middle: (l-r) Tommy Dumpson, Wilbur Lewis, Carl Held, Donald Hansen, Lindsay Wiles, Henry Baginski
Bottom: (l-r) Jean Kelly, Joan Curtin, Wilma Noga, Helena Jenkins, Gloria Veit, Rita Karemski, Carolyn Gaeta, Francis Clyde, Laura Dumpson

June 30th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Education


  • Wayne Lynn Dumpson

    Laura Dumpson is always in my heart.

  • Vince Agliata

    Do you know if Carolyn Gaeta is still in the area?

  • gordon tyson

    My cousin Lindsey(Buster)Wiles is in this photo and Iknew many of the others.Gerald was afriend of mine and we worked together on the Tom Brown PAL Memorial Fund.My father Harry(Snooky)Tyson played ball with many of the men in these photos and I played with their sons onMr. BrownsPAL teams in the late 1940s and 50s.I went to Sands Point school with Charlotte Biddle and many others I remember so well.My family The Tysons lived on Mill Pond Rd. and is also an old Pt. Washington family.My father and my uncles Lolly and Monk worked on the old Sands Point estates.What a joy to see all these people.

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