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Shinnecock, People of the Stony Shore Photo Project attempts to reinforce our connection to the land and aims to present ourselves in a web-based portraiture platform.

The Shinnecock Portrait Project is made possible with Special thanks to MDOC Storyteller’s Institute hosted at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY, in June 2018.

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David Waukus Bunn

Collection: Rogers Memorial Library – Shinnecock People: a Photo History https://myrml.zenfolio.com/p856759042/h1dfe5347#h1dfe5347

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Type of Material: Photograph

Source: Unknown

Language: English

Coverage/Location: Unknown

Creator: Unknown

Copyright: No Known Copyright Restriction

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David Bunn Martine: “David Waukus Bunn was one of the Shinnecock men who died on the shipwreck ‘Circassian’ in 1876. He was a first-mate on whaling ships. He was the father of Charles Sumner Bunn and Oscar Bunn. As a craftsman, he worked in ivory – scrimshaw carving as well as ebony. He is the great-great-grandfather of David Bunn Martine.”1

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