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E. Bassford Hawkins (1893-1977)
collected 2,000 arrowheads within a 4 mile radius of Lake Ronkonkoma.
Mr. Hawkins generously donated that collection
to the Sachem Public Library.

The pictures below are taken from the collection housed
in the Library's Local History Room.


The balance of the collection is on permanent loan to the
Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society
328 Hawkins Avenue
Lake Ronkonkoma, New York 11779
(Open Monday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to Noon)

Click on any image for a larger view.

White Quartz "Lagoon" (Woodland Period)
White Quartz
"Lagoon"
(Woodland Period)

Solid White Quartz
Solid White Quartz

Yellow Quartz "Normanskill" (Archaic Period)
Yellow Quartz
"Normanskill"
(Archaic Period)

White Quartz
White Quartz

White Quartz "Beekman Triangle" (Archaic Period)
White Quartz
"Beekman Triangle"
(Archaic Period)

1968
Gray Quartz
"Beekman Triangle"
(Archaic Period)

1968
Gray Quartz
"Scraper"

1968
White Quartz
"Wading River"
(Archaic Period)

1968
Gray Quartz
"Wading River"
(Archaic Period)

1968
Chert

1968
Chert

1968
White Quartz with
Yellow Quartz
"Scraper"

1968
Tan Stone
"Snook Kill"
(Archaic Period)

1968
"Rossville"
(Woodland Period)

1968
Chert
"Orient Fishtail"
(Transitional Period)

1968
Gray Quartz
"Orient Fishtail"

1968
Solid White Quartz
"Orient Fishtail"
(Transitional Period)

1968
Rose Quartz
"Lamoka"
(Archaic Period)

1968
Solid White Quartz
"Lagoon"
(Woodland Period)

1968
Gray Quartz
"Lagoon"
(Woodland Period)

1968
Rose Quartz

1968
Solid White Quartz

1968
Tan Stone
"Adena"
(Woodland Period)

1968
Gray Quartz

1968
White Quartz
"Long Bay"
(Woodland Period)

1968
White Quartz

1968
Solid White Quartz
"Lagoon"
(Woodland Period)

1968
Solid White Quartz
"Brewerton"
(Archaic Period)