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Quiz: Guess the decade in Long Island history

Cars approach a toll booth on the Southern

Cars approach a toll booth on the Southern State Parkway on its opening day. Can you identify the decade? (Credit: Newsday)

The photos below were all taken on Long Island since the turn of the century. See how well you can recognize how the Island and its people has changed by identifying the decade that each photo is from.

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What decade is this photo from?

Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller during an election-year visit

Photo credit: Newsday/William J. Senft Jr.

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The Wading River fire department staff poses on

Photo credit: Newsday / Dick Yarwood

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Locals arrive at the front gate of Jones

Photo credit: NYS Parks

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New residents move into their homes in Levittown

Photo credit: Newsday / Edna Murray

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Levittown resident Chris Joannides tunes a television set

Photo credit: AP

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Bathing in Long Beach meant wearing head-to-toe bathing

Photo credit: Handout

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Passengers disembark from a plane parked at Mitchell

Photo credit: Newsday

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Children line up for the Good Humor Ice

Photo credit: Doris Lentini

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U.S. Customs agents unload the 700 cases of

Photo credit: AP

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Beach-goers do coordinated exercises in the sand at

Photo credit: Handout

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State Troopers pose with their patrol car on

Photo credit: NYS Police Museum

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Locals attend a drive-in movie theater on Sunrise

Photo credit: Newsday/George Argeroplos

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A teacher leads a lesson on the first

Photo credit: Newsday / Thomas Maguire

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Members of the first contingent of New Yorkers

Photo credit: AP

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Mike Epstein, foreground, and Jay Linehan, co-owners of

Photo credit: Newsday / George Argeroplos

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Cars approach a toll booth on the Southern

Photo credit: Newsday

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The original communications room of the Nassau County

Photo credit: Newsday

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Eleanor Butler and her daughter Leonora, 6, are

Photo credit: AP

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The Royal Scarlet Store in Garden City in

Photo credit: Nassau County Museum

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People enjoy a meal at the old cafeteria

Photo credit: Bethpage State Park

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