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Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Doxsee Clams

 
 
Doxsee Clams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
1. Doxsee Clams Marker
Inscription.  
J.H. Doxsee developed unique
canning process for clams/
seafood shipped nationwide
from factory site 500' west.
1866 - 1905


 
Erected 1994 by Historical Society of Islip Hamlet.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 40° 43.316′ N, 73° 13.192′ W. Marker is in Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Maple Street, on the right when traveling south on Ocean Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Islip NY 11751, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Doxsee Clam Factory (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Islip Crowd (approx. 0.4 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Early Schools: Monell (approx. half a mile away); Historic Union Avenue (approx. half a mile away); Captain James Berry (approx. half a mile away); Methodist Church
Doxsee Clams Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
2. Doxsee Clams Marker - Wide View
(approx. half a mile away); The Old Mill (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Islip.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Doxsee Sea Clam Company (Doxsee Sea Clam Company). (Submitted on March 9, 2018.)
2. The Doxsee family’s impact on Long Island’s seafood industry (Newsday, 8/13/2016). (Submitted on March 9, 2018.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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