Plum Island

A gem in the sea

By Jane Fasullo*


1 - published August 28, 2017

     and from the “history” section of


2 – Hall, Stephen S (November 2011). "Iceman Autopsy". National Geographic. Archived from the original on 19 October 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2011.


3 - Summerton N (1995). "Lyme disease in the eighteenth century". BMJ. 311 (7018): 1478. doi:10.1136/bmj.311.7018.1478


4 - information extracted from Wikipedia and confirmed by current members of the Southold Historical Society. A video created by the Bay Area Lyme disease Center in California confirming this information can be found at

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