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A Florida Pioneer, The adventurous life of Josef Henschen, Swedish immigrant in the 1870s By Rebecca Weiss
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A Florida Pioneer is a book about the adventurous life of Josef Henschen, Swedish immigrant to Florida in the 1870s. Henschen was a young medical student in Upsala, Sweden when, in 1871, he was asked... More > to recruit and bring over a large group of Swedish laborers to Florida. The group he brought went to work at Henry S. Sanford’s plantations in Seminole County. There the Swedes founded the New Upsala settlement, and many Swedish descendants in central Florida have their roots in this colony. Josef fell in love with Florida and stayed there for nearly sixty years, until his death in 1930. He became one of the four financiers of the Orange Belt Railroad, and he gave the city of St. Petersburg its name. This book contains many of Josef's letters and paints a fascinating picture of Florida pioneer life. Gary Momino, Professor of History at the University of South Florida,calls A Florida Pioneer "An extraordinary document...a historic treasure."< Less
Seminole Indian War Fort and Camp Locations - from Florida Survey Records - Volume 2 By Stewart Dunaway
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This is the SECOND volume of Seminole Indian War Forts and villages. It is a combination of MISSED forts (a few) from earlier Central Florida research - as well as NEW locations throughout the State.... More > This completes ALL sites found in the entire State. This book contains Indian Villages, forts, and battle sites (if noted by the surveyor) as found in the Survey Plats from the 1830s-1850s era. In addition, this book will show the original survey drawings, and includes a modern map showing the location PER the survey records. Will this be exact? Perhaps not, however, it will be crucial information to assist further research. Enough geological information is offered by both the old and modern maps – that should assist in noting a shift to the actual location – or provide enough primary information to assist a site survey. Starting with good primary records is so important.< Less
Full Steam Ahead: The Family of Brigadier General Charles Lutterloh and Eliza Comerford Lutterloh of Central and Eastern North Carolina By Christopher Hunt Robertson, M.Ed.
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The large family of Charles and Eliza Lutterloh of Chatham County survived the Civil War and settled across North Carolina and elsewhere. Between 1776 and 1940, the name Lutterloh appeared in the... More > state's newspapers over 14,000 times. They operated a Cape Fear River steamboat line between Fayetteville and Wilmington. Family members included Thomas Lutterloh (First Municipal Mayor of Fayetteville; Owner of the Lutterloh Steamboat Line; Local Turpentine Pioneer) * Herbert Lutterloh (Poultry Industry Pioneer) * Charles Lutterloh II (Landscaping and Gardening Pioneer of Fayetteville) * Henry Emanuel Lutterloh (Deputy Quartermaster General of the Revolutionary War) * Grandson Charles Buxton Rogers (Florida’s Largest Wholesale Grocer) * and Son-In-Law Esley Hunt (Early Studio Photographer of Chapel Hill and Raleigh). This family had yet another distinction: Charles' parents became the grandparents of 19 medical doctors (1986 "Guinness Book of World Records"). (Recipient of the 2018 NCSH Historical Book Award)< Less
My Photo Book of Flowers By Pamela Pieper
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Photographs taken in Central Florida.
Pretty Penny By Dwayne Martin
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Penny is alone and lonely after the loss of first her mother, then her father. Her guardian is inept and unable to fill the void in her life. His untimely death further complicates things, but she... More > bravely moves forward, finding love in spite of it all.< Less
Fireworks 2011 By Mike & Susan Pierce
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Central Florida Fireworks 2011
Dead In Taterville By E. P. Ned Burke
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A mystery set in central Florida with more twists and turns than a rodeo ride.
Dead In Taterville By E. P. Ned Burke
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A mystery set in central Florida with more twists and turns than a rodeo ride.
My Proper Tea ...the journey, the stories, and the infusion of the heart... By Brenda Santelises
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Are you a tea lover? Do you enjoy visiting tea rooms with a unique flair, fantastic menus, and unparalleled service? This tea book is for you! Enjoy a place where you can re-live the journey of... More > visits to 19 of the best tea rooms in the Central Region of the state of Florida. This book is a "one stop shop" for tea room reviews, tea room contact information, hours of operation, recipes, history of tea, and so much more... If you or someone you love, enjoy good stories of phylanthropy, stories of motivation, places of historic value, and a "scone" that melts in your mouth, then this pictorial coffee table book IN FULL COLOR must be part of your library!< Less
My Proper Tea ...the journey, the stories, and the infusion of the heart... By Brenda Santelises
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Are you a tea lover? Do you enjoy visiting tea rooms with a unique flair, fantastic menus, and unparalleled service? This tea book is for you! Enjoy a place where you can re-live the journey of... More > visits to 19 of the best tea rooms in the Central Region of the state of Florida. This book is a "one stop shop" for tea room reviews, tea room contact information, hours of operation, recipes, history of tea, and so much more... If you or someone you love, enjoy good stories of phylanthropy, stories of motivation, places of historic value, and a "scone" that melts in your mouth, then this pictorial coffee table book IN FULL COLOR must be part of your library!< Less

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