- John Hamilton Gillespie poses under a large palmetto - Sarasota, Florida
- Credited with building the first golf course in the U.S. In May 1886 he cleared a woods, on Main Street, and laid out a long fairway. By 1905 there was a complete 9 hole course, plus a clubhouse, on a 110 acre tract. Gillespie built and owned for ten years, Sarasota's DeSoto Hotel.
- 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 5 in.
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