'Long Island at War' in Stony Brook

This 1790 painting, artist unknown, is of William
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This 1790 painting, artist unknown, is of William Puntine, whose family lived in a Loyalist section of Jamaica, Queens. The painting is at the Long Island Museum in Stony Brook as part of the museum's new exhibition, "Long Island at War," opening Memorial Day weekend, 2014. (Credit: Yvonne Albinowski)

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The new exhibition, at the Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages, traces the Island's strategic supporting role in armed conflicts from the Revolutionary War to Afghanistan.

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