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Long Island was part of Henry Hudson's original claim in the name of the Dutch East India Company dating as far back as 1609.
In the 18th century, the Dutch and English settlers worked to clear farmland to start their life on the Hempstead Plains.
The land on which the County buildings sat was not included as part of the village.
The land and the buildings have a Mineola postal address, but are within the present day Village of Garden City, which did not incorporate, nor set its boundaries, until 1919.
Located at Mineola on Long Island, the unit rented and then purchased its own aircraft with funds donated by the Aero Club of America and other contributors.
It was "provisionally recognized" on June 22, 1916, and then called into federal service on July 13, 1916, during the Mexican border crisis.
NYU Winthrop Hospital, founded in 1896 by local physicians and residents as Nassau Hospital, and later Winthrop-University Hospital, was Long Island's first voluntary hospital.
It eventually found its permanent home on 1st Street and Main Street.Thirty-three hours later he landed in Paris and became the first person to complete a solo flight from the United States across the Atlantic Ocean.Main Street was the center of village business as well as a popular meeting place for farmers and the business community alike.Many dignitaries were present to witness this event such as Frederick Hicks, Congressman Townsend Scudder, Colonel William Youngs and Supervisors William Jones and Edwin Willits.Mineola was legally incorporated in 1906 and run by a president.