Hidden history of Everglades City and points nearby

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History Press , Charleston, SC
StatementMaureen Sullivan-Hartung
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF319.E94 S85 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24495423M
ISBN 139781596297449
LC Control Number2010038268
OCLC/WorldCa663773455

The book discusses the original pioneer families of Everglades City, and the time when this city was the governing center of Collier County. It goes on to chronicle colorful characters from the area, local landmarks, and the annual Seafood Festival that dr people to /5(21).

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Hidden History of Everglades City & Points Nearby book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book is a collection of quirky and 3/5. The book discusses the original pioneer families of Everglades City, and the time when this city was the governing center of Collier County.

It goes on to chronicle colorful characters from the area, local landmarks, and the annual Seafood Festival that dr people to the city every : TheHistoryPress. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, map ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: History of the last frontier --pt.

ades City --Carnestown: welcome to the center of Everglades City --Collier County Courthouse, aka Everglades City Hall --Bank of Everglades --Collier's Town Laundry building blossoms into.

Along the picturesque Barron River is the famous Everglades Rod & Gun Club, and across the street is the former laundry for Collier's company town that is today home to the Museum of the Everglades.

Clearly, one of the greatest assets of Everglades City today is its proximity to nearby Everglades National Park, which opened in Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hidden History: Hidden History of Everglades City and Points Nearby by Maureen Sullivan-Hartung (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. This book is a collection of quirky and fun stories about the history of Everglades City. Drawing from the author's time as a reporter for the Everglades City Echo, this book will chronicle lesser-known stories about the area.

The book discusses the. Welcome to Everglades City, a destination gateway for outdoor enthusiasts and a close-knit community with only one school for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.

Author Maureen Sullivan-Hartung presents an eclectic history of the best parts of Collier County, from Barron Gift Collier's vision for a company town to the hurricanes and. Read "Hidden History of Everglades City and Points Nearby" by Maureen Sullivan-Hartung available from Rakuten Kobo.

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Due to COVID, orders may be : Arcadia Publishing SC. Book Overview This book is a collection of quirky and fun stories about the history of Everglades City.

Drawing from the author's time as a reporter for the Everglades City Echo, this book will chronicle lesser-known stories about the area. The Hidden History book series by multiple authors includes books Hidden History of the Piedmont Triad, Hidden History of Greenville County (SC) (American Chronicles, Hidden History of Connecticut, and several more.

See the complete Hidden History series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. In her book, “Hidden History of Everglades City and Points Nearby,” author Maureen Sullivan-Hartung recounts the town’s past.

Her experiences as a newspaper reporter there in the s Author: Brent Batten. Lee "Hidden History of Everglades City and Points Nearby" por Maureen Sullivan-Hartung disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Welcome to Everglades City, a destination gateway for outdoor enthusiasts and a close-knit community with only one schoo Brand: The History Press.

Another passion of hers is local history and she authored a book in Novembertitled, Hidden History of Everglades City & Points Nearby, published by The History Press.

Check her website for the book's availability or additional information about the author at > msh Hidden History of Rhode Island: Not-To-Be-Forgotten Tales of the Ocean State by Glenn Laxton 24 Ratings 4 Reviews published 4 editions. — Maureen Sullivan- Hartung arrived in Naples in Following a year’s stint as a reporter for the former weekly Everglades Echo newspaper, she began freelancing.

Her first book, “Hidden History of Everglades City & Points Nearby,” was published in by The History Press in South Carolina. Learn more at Another passion of hers is history and she authored a book in Novembertitled, Hidden History of Everglades City & Points Nearby, published by The History Press.

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Easy to read. Naples (Images of America) by Lynne Howard Frazer. Sullivan wrote the “Hidden History of Everglades City (and Points Nearby).” With the three authors together on a stage, a lively airing of the area’s pioneer days is likely to ensue.

On Dec. 19, Jean Erlbaum will make you sit up straight. Things to Do in Everglades City, Florida: See Tripadvisor's 17, traveler reviews and photos of Everglades City tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in Everglades City. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. After retirement, she moved to Everglades City, Florida, where her first book, A Brief History of the Everglades City Area, has sold thousands of copies.

Other brief histories of Deaconess Harriet Bedell, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, the Fakahatchee, and Sanibel have been well-received, as have the children's version of the Everglades and Sanibel. Everglades City (formerly known as Everglades) is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, of which it is the former county of the census, the population is It is part of the Naples–Marco Island Metropolitan Statistical Gulf Coast Visitor Center for Everglades National Park is in Everglades y: United States.

Author Maureen Sullivan-Hartung will provide book readings and story-telling from her book Hidden History of Everglades City and Points Nearby. *book signing to follow Break Jack Sheally II will talk about growing up in the swamp and how it has influenced his life and career.

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A visit to Museum of the Everglades is an excellent foundation for understanding the special place Everglades City had in the development of Southwest Florida. The compact exhibit has nifty graphics, enabling a visitor to leave with a fresh eye on the many treasures of /5().

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Everglades City was especially hard hit.

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The county seat was then moved from Everglades City to East Naples, where it still is today. Everglades City Florida Was The Square Grouper Capital. In the 's and 's, Everglades City and Chokoloskee became notorious for their trade in "square grouper", a euphemism for bales of marijuana.The Book of the Everglades.

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Repko The Story of the Chokoloskee.Museum of the Everglades. This small museum in historic Everglades City highlights local history and artists. The remarkable Dade County pine floor of the Museum of the Everglades was restored after Hurricane Irma and you can still see the mud level lines on the walls.

The photos in the Abandoned Vehicles of the Everglades exhibit astounded me; check to see what the .