“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Dunedin, Florida

Clickable Map of Pinellas 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> Pinellas County, FL (98) Hillsborough County, FL (322) Pasco County, FL (73)  PinellasCounty(98) Pinellas County (98)  HillsboroughCounty(322) Hillsborough County (322)  PascoCounty(73) Pasco County (73)
Clearwater is the county seat for Pinellas County
Dunedin is in Pinellas County
      Pinellas County (98)  
      Hillsborough County (322)  
      Pasco County (73)  
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1Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley1859 - 1940
Distinguished naturalist from Indiana, who from his home across the highway devoted twenty-seven winters, between 1913 and 1940, to the highly skillful exploration of the world of nature around Dunedin and elsewhere in southern Florida, writing some . . . Map (db m4733) HM
2Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Dr. Willis S. Blatchley House
Before you is the home built in 1915 by Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley, one of the nation's most renowned naturalists. Dr. Blatchley made significant contributions to the fields of entomology, ornithology, geology, and botany. He authored 13 books and . . . Map (db m144150) HM
3Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — F-672 — Dunedin Isles Golf Club
At the peak of the 1920s “land boom,” Dunedin Isles Golf Club was built to attract new residents to the City of Dunedin. Scotsman Donald Ross, one of the world’s foremost golf course architects, visited the site and designed the golf . . . Map (db m67685) HM
4Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Dunedin's African-American Community
Since the 1880’s, this neighborhood has hosted a vibrant African-American community. The residents, some descended from former slaves, migrated from other places and contributed greatly to the development and culture of Dunedin. The local churches . . . Map (db m152897) HM
5Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — F-978, 345 — Historic Andrews Memorial ChapelAmerican Presbyterian and Reformed Historical Site
Early Dunedin homesteader B. M. Brown and the Emerson family donated land for the construction of a church in 1876. Before it was built, John G. Andrews lost his brother William, who was killed while riding a horse during a violent storm. Andrews . . . Map (db m121848) HM
6Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Oasis Park
This Park contains an original Stage coach road known as Old road 37 This was once the main road that ran from Clearwater to Tarpon Springs and dates Back to the early 1920’s Please come explore the old roadMap (db m70728) HM
7Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Orange Belt Railway Station
In 1888, this site was the original location of the Orange Belt Railway Station. A newer station was built in 1900, but burned down. The present station was built in 1924, and used by the Atlantic Coast Railroad Company until the railroad was . . . Map (db m111888) HM
8Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the recipients of this nation’s oldest military decoration, “The Purple Heart” Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 • 1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show . . . Map (db m13956) HM
9Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — The American's Creed / In Grateful Remembrance
The American's Creed I believe in the United States of America as a government of the people, by the people, for the people, whose just powers are derived from the consent of the governed; a democracy in a republic; a sovereign Nation of many . . . Map (db m50509) HM
10Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — The Dunedin LVT, Landing Vehicle Tracked
The LVT (amtrac) is an amphibious vehicle designed from Donald Roebling's Alligator for military operations on land and sea. 18,000 + were produced between 1941 and 1945. Originally built in Dunedin FL, LVTs played a significant role in our victory . . . Map (db m120736) HM WM
11Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Training Area of the U.S. Marine Corps Amphibian Tractor (Alligator)
In this area between Curlew and Cedar Creek along St. Joseph Sound during the month of August, 1941, the first Alligator, which was designed by Donald Roebling and built in Dunedin, was received and launched by elements of the U.S. Marine Corps four . . . Map (db m120368) HM
12Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — 49 — Votes For WomenRoad to the 19th Amendment
Elizabeth Skinner, Florida Equal Suffrage Assn. organized county women here in former library hall. Lobbied for suffrage in Tallahassee 1919.Map (db m174829) HM
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May. 23, 2022