Florida Frontiers Radio Show #13

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13

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Radio Show #13
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Sandra Thurlow—Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge

Author Sandra Thurlow discusses her book, Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge: Home of History. The United States government buiit ten houses of refuge to provide food and shelter for shipwreck survivors, but only the Gilbert Bar House of Refuge still stands in Martin County.

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01:11

Length: 

10:56

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Coca Cola Bottling in Fort Pierce

Carrie Sue Ray remembers when her father worked at an a Coca-Cola bottling plant in Fort Pierce during the 1930s and 1940s.

Mark-In Point: 

12:23

Length: 

07:32

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LaCoochee—Story of a Saw Mill Town

A brother and sister, Louis and Larese Abraham, describe the rise and fall of the cypress sawmill town of LaCoochee.

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20:00

Length: 

07:09

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Program Date: 

07 Apr 2009

Segment Summary: 

SEGMENTS | Sandra Thurlow—Gilbert's Bar House of Refuge | Coca Cola Bottling in Fort Pierce | LaCoochee—Story of a Saw Mill Town