Near Fernandina Beach in Nassau County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Home on American Beach
Erected 2015 by The American Beach Property Owners' Association, Inc. and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-880.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Civil Rights • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1935.
Location. 30° 34.472′ N, 81° 26.655′ W. Marker is near Fernandina Beach, Florida, in Nassau County. Marker is on Gregg Street just north of Lewis Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5466 Gregg Street, Fernandina Beach FL 32034, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ervin’s Rest (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic American Beach (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Evans’ Rendezvous (about 500 feet away); A Dune System Called "NaNa" (about 600 feet away); American Beach at the Crossroads (about 600 feet away); Martha's Hideaway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Franklintown Chapel (approx. half a mile away); Sawpit Bluff Plantation (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fernandina Beach.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 11, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 458 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 11, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.