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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2456_orange-belt-railway-station_Dunedin-FL.html
In 1888, this site was the original location of the Orange Belt Railway Station. A newer station was built in 1900, but burned down. The present station was built in 1924, and used by the Atlantic Coast Railroad Company until the railroad was d…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM23E7_ozona-village-hall_Palm-Harbor-FL.html
In 1895, Dr. Susan K. Whitford and other local women founded the Ozona Ladies Improvement Society, which focused on community development initiatives. Early meetings were held in members' homes, and it was quickly decided that a permanent meeting …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM23CY_the-old-pinellas-county-courthouse_Clearwater-FL.html
Formed in 1912, Pinellas County quickly outgrew its original courthouse and in 1916 the Board of County Commissioners voted in favor of a $160,000 bond issue to finance the construction of a new courthouse and jail. Well-known architect Francis J.…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM23BE_site-of-the-blue-heron-hotel-and-faith-mission_Palm-Harbor-FL.html
The Blue Heron Hotel was built in 1917. Reverend Fred C. and Cora Markerts established Faith Mission in Tampa as a children's home in 1923. In 1928, it moved to Crystal Beach and occupied the Blue Heron. Faith Mission grew to peak occupancy of 87 …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1YNE_st-ignatius-of-antioch-church_Tarpon-Springs-FL.html
In 1888 land was donated for a Catholic church by former Arizona Governor Anson P.K. Safford. A small 28' x 18' mission chapel named St. Ignatius was built by Judge John D. Murphy on Lemon Street the following year, and on May 20, 1889, Father Phi…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1XTU_clearwater-athletic-field-historical_Clearwater-FL.html
In 1922, the Brooklyn Dodgers agreed to hold their spring training in Clearwater with the provision that the city would create an appropriate venue. The city broke ground on the Clearwater Athletic Field in December 1922 following the City Council…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1VJP_pinellas-county-veterans-memorial-a-war-memorial_Saint-Petersburg-FL.html
In Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice For Their Country In World War II Erected By The Pinellas County Liason Council Auxiliary A.D. 1951 [reverse] Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II (not …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1VJ9_the-united-states-veterans-memorial-a-war-memorial_Saint-Petersburg-FL.html
(approach) The United States Veterans Memorial Dedicated to All Veterans · Past · Present · Future 1775 · —— (North-Center-Upper) Old Glory I am the Star Spangled Banner ...…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1VJ8_our-heroes-of-the-world-war-a-war-memorial_Saint-Petersburg-FL.html
"God Gave Us Sons: We Gave Them To Country And Our Country Gave Them Back To God." Officers Crenshaw Caswell 1st Lt. F. A. James Abel 2nd Lt. Inf. Enlisted Men Lewis N. Brantley George Donaldson Griffin Edward Theodore …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1CAL_oasis-park_Palm-Harbor-FL.html
This Park contains an original Stage coach road known as Old Road 37 This was once the main road than ran from Clearwater to Tarpon Springs and dates back to the early 1920's Please come explore the old road
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