Oyster Bay, a banking post-village and sea-side resort in Oyster Bay township (town), Nassau co., N.Y., on an inlet of Long Island Sound, about 30 miles E. by N. of New York, on the Long Island R. Steamboats ply between this place and New York. The town includes Seacliff village. Pop. of the town in 1900, 16,334.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe
Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906