“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Boca Grande, Florida

Clickable Map of Lee County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lee County, FL (86) Charlotte County, FL (34) Collier County, FL (49) Glades County, FL (6) Hendry County, FL (11)  LeeCounty(86) Lee County (86)  CharlotteCounty(34) Charlotte County (34)  CollierCounty(49) Collier County (49)  GladesCounty(6) Glades County (6)  HendryCounty(11) Hendry County (11)
Fort Myers is the county seat for Lee County
Boca Grande is in Lee County
      Lee County (86)  
      Charlotte County (34)  
      Collier County (49)  
      Glades County (6)  
      Hendry County (11)  
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1 Florida, Lee County, Boca Grande — Boca Grande Lighthouse
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m194017) HM
2 Florida, Lee County, Boca Grande — Boca Grande United Methodist ChurchEst. July 10, 1910
Side1 The oldest church on the island. On Jan.10, 1910 the Rev. D.B. Sweat was sent to minister to the needs of the growing community. Six months later the church was chartered with 17 members as Boca Grande Methodist Episcopal Church, . . . Map (db m156467) HM
3 Florida, Lee County, Boca Grande — F-611 — Gasparilla Inn & Club
The Gasparilla Inn, built by the Boca Grande Land Company, subsidiary of a national phosphate company that was an early major island land holder, opened in 1911. Under the leadership of company principal, Peter Bradley (1850-1933), the hotel . . . Map (db m128322) HM
4 Florida, Lee County, Boca Grande — Pioneer Hole
On November 28th, 1905, the steamboat Mistletoe of Tampa with the engineer corps and a force of sixty laborers landed on the beach directly opposite this spot, and the initial work of surveying and constructing the Charlotte Harbor and Northern . . . Map (db m128324) HM
5 Florida, Lee County, Boca Grande — F-704 — The First Baptist Church of Boca Grande
The First Baptist Church of Boca Grande is the oldest church building on Gasparilla Island and housed one of the island’s two oldest congregations. In the early 1900s, phosphate companies decided to use the port of Boca Grande as a primary shipping . . . Map (db m128323) HM
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Feb. 21, 2024