“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 Everglades City, Florida

Clickable Map of Collier 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> Collier County, FL (49) Broward County, FL (68) Hendry County, FL (11) Lee County, FL (86) Miami-Dade County, FL (206) Monroe County, FL (344)  CollierCounty(49) Collier County (49)  BrowardCounty(68) Broward County (68)  HendryCounty(11) Hendry County (11)  LeeCounty(86) Lee County (86)  Miami-DadeCounty(206) Miami-Dade County (206)  MonroeCounty(344) Monroe County (344)
East Naples is the county seat for Collier County
Everglades City is in Collier County
      Collier County (49)  
      Broward County (68)  
      Hendry County (11)  
      Lee County (86)  
      Miami-Dade County (206)  
      Monroe County (344)  
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1 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Barron G. Collier
Barron G. Collier Founder of Collier County Admired for talents Esteemed for vision Beloved for kindness Whom the nation owes the Tamiami Trail Erected by Board Commissioners Collier County To commemorate opening of the Tamiami . . . Map (db m213651) HM
2 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Broadway
This pleasant 4-lane avenue was laid out in 1923. An electric streetcar ran from Dupont down Copeland Avenue and then along Broadway to the river. The median had a goldfish pond and dish were replaces frequently after the raccoons feasted on . . . Map (db m213485) HM
3 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Hurricane Wilma
Monday, October 24, 2005 In the hours before dawn Hurricane Wilma made landfall just a few miles Northwest of Everglades City at Cape Romano. Leaving Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula as a Category I storm, she moved into Southwest Florida as a . . . Map (db m213650) HM
4 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Joanie's Blue Crab Cafe
The Ochopee area was founded in 1928 as a tomato farming community and included a prosperous town of homes, packing house, and a general store with Post Office (established in 1932). This building was originally a cattle barn and then became a . . . Map (db m184177) HM
5 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Old Railway Depot
The Atlantic Coast Line Railroad (ACL) ran between Immokalee (40 miles north) and Everglades from 1928 to 1956. It carried passengers as well as freight and was an important link for the tomato farms in the area. The station, in typical . . . Map (db m190702) HM
6 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Rod & Gun Club
This site was the home of William Smith Allen who settled here in the 1870s. He sold the property to George Storter, Jr., in 1889 and it was expanded to include a Post Office, trading post, and warehouses for the thriving sugar cane syrup trade. . . . Map (db m190547) HM
7 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Tamiami Trail Reported damaged
The Tamiami Trail links the two great cities for which it was named -- Tampa and Miami. It bridges the Everglades, tying together south Florida’s Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Its official opening on April 28, 1926, by Governor John W. Martin . . . Map (db m115634) HM
8 Florida, Collier County, Everglades City — Welcome To the Gulf Coast Visitor CenterEverglades
Hours: April to November 9:00-4:4:30 November to April 8:00 -4:30 Come upstairs to the National Park visitor center for information, park maps, exhibits, videos and more! Along The Tamiami Trail Things to see and do (From West to . . . Map (db m106245) HM
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Apr. 22, 2024