Interview with fisher Claude DeGolyer

234948
Date
1985-02-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with former fisher Degolyer in his trailer. Born in Kentucky, he moved to Florida when he was four by mule-drawn wagon. He grew up on Lake Okeechobee. He discusses family history; the 1926 hurricane; life in Moore Haven; boatmaking; playing music; and local dances. In w...
Type
Sound

Letter Regarding the Great Miami Hurricane, 1926

297503
Date
1926-10-21
Collection
Significant Documents
Description
Florida, especially the Southeastern portion, experienced rapid growth in the early 20th century. The Florida Land Boom of the 1920s brought thousands of new residents, and ushered in a period of unrivaled construction. The prosperity initiated by the arrival of the Plant and Flagler railroads, and ...
Type
text

View showing tourist camp cottages in Melbourne, Florida.

18085
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76829

Two homes in Melbourne, Florida.

18117
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76863

A morning's catch of Kingfish and Grouper in Tampa, Florida.

18111
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76857

View showing pineapple growing near a home at Pinecrest Villa in Tampa, Florida.

18120
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76866

Crowd enjoying concert at the band shell on the Tampa Bay Hotel grounds - Tampa, Florida.

18105
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76849

Casino and bath house, Indialantic By-The-Sea, Melbourne, Florida.

18088
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76832

Pinecrest Villa property before any improvements, Tampa, Florida.

18119
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76865

Homes of Mr. Joseph Deahl and Mr. George Rees of Chicago, Ill. at Melbourne, Florida.

18094
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76838

Melbourne Hotel in Melbourne, Florida.

18082
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76826

Orange Spot Inn at Melbourne, Florida.

18083
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76827

A sulphur water bathing pool about two miles from Pinecrest Villa, Tampa, Florida.

18115
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76861

Home of Dr. R.J. Dickerson on Nebraska Avenue in Tampa, Florida.

18114
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76860

Entrance to Melbourne, Florida on the Dixie Highway from the South.

18080
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76824

Nebraska Avenue on the way to Pinecrest Villa, Tampa, Florida.

18113
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76859

View showing causeway across the Indian River at Melbourne, Florida.

18087
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76831

Salt water pool by casino at Indialantic By-The-Sea near Melbourne, Florida.

18089
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76833

January bathing scene at the Indialantic By-The-Sea beach near Melbourne, Florida.

18090
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76834

Melbourne High School building.

18084
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76828

A typical citrus packing house in Tampa, Florida.

18108
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76852

Lover's Lane in January, Melbourne, Florida.

18091
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76835

A corner of Tampa Bay Hotel grounds in January - Tampa, Florida.

18106
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76850

Banana trees in January about 1/2 mile from Pinecrest Villa, Tampa, Florida.

18109
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76854

Oakwood Villa with streets just being cut through adjoining Pinecrest Villa - Tampa, Florida.

18116
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76862

Melbourne Golf and Country Club in January - Melbourne, Florida.

18092
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76836

Gandy Bridge with automobile traffic in Tampa.

18086
Date
1924
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76830

One of the finest harbors in the South, Tampa, Florida.

18104
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76848

Residence of Mr. Ernest Kouwen-Hoven in Melbourne, Florida.

18093
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76837

Road near the Indian River in Melbourne.

18096
Date
1925
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR76840

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