St. Petersburg's Piers, Florida (Images of America Series)

St. Petersburg's Piers, Florida (Images of America Series)

by Nevin D. Sitler


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467113854
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 04/27/2015
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,254,968
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Images of America: St. Petersburg's Piers showcases photographs from the archives of the St. Petersburg Museum of History, located at the current pier's entrance. Museum education director and historian Nevin D. Sitler has combined images curated for a semipermanent pier exhibit with more than 150 other photographs for this entertaining look at the "front door to the Sunshine City."

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 Early St. Petersburg: 1854-1913 9

2 Boom Time: 1913-1926 31

3 Depression and World War II: 1926-1941 45

4 War and Prosperity: 1941-1967 69

5 Times of Change: 1967-2013 93

Timeline 125

Index 126

About the Organization 127

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