Recreating Independence Day of 1864

Authentic 19th century fiddle music, a brass band, parades and demonstrations by militia marked the celebration at Old Bethpage Village Restoration as it celebrated a long-ago Fourth of July in style, on July 4, 2014. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

advertisement | advertise on newsday

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox. Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.