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Pioneer life in southeast Florida. by Charles William Pierce

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Published by University of Miami Press in Coral Gables, Fla .
Written in English



  • Palm Beach County, Fla.,
  • Florida.


  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Florida,
  • Palm Beach County, Fla. -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEdited by Donald Walter Curl.
ContributionsCurl, Donald Walter, 1935- ed.
LC ClassificationsF317.P2 P5 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5700643M
ISBN 10087024163X
LC Control Number70122290

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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, maps, portraits 23 cm: Contents: Foreword / Theodore Pratt --Preface / Donald W. Curl --Introduction / Gilbert Voss --A new life in Florida --Lake Worth --Orange Grove House of Refuge --Back on the lake --Life on the lake --On Biscayne Bay --New settlers and the Barefoot Mailman. Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida brings to life the counytry, its people, its flora, its then profuse fauna, and the busy evens of the times. It is an excellent source book and an integral part of the archives of Florida and is devoted entirely to the time of its early by: 4. Book Review | February 01 Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida. By Pierce, Charles W.. Edited by Curl, Donald Walter. Coral Gables, Florida, University of Miami Press. Illustrations. Index. : William S. Coker. This book covers many areas of the history and pioneers of Southeast Florida. Chapter titles include, among others, A New Life in Florida, Lake Worth, Orange Grove House of Refuge, Back on the Lake (Lake Worth), Life on the Lake, On Biscayne Bay, New Settlers and 5/5(1).

Author: Pierce, C. (D. Curl, Ed.). Title: Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida. We are book lovers with an ever changing, growing and evolving inventory. in the case of older pb's, if the wrap is in nice enough condition for the "cover collector".Seller Rating: % positive. Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida. Charles William Pierce. University of Miami Press, - Frontier and pioneer life - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Foreword by Theodore Pratt.   A good reference source is the book, Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida, by Charles W. Pierce, edited by Donald Walter Curl, University of Miami . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Charles Pierce is most well known for his book “Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida” written about the years through , and published by Miami’s University Press in It is a five star classic. According to a write up on the book, during this era of Florida history . Pioneer Life in Southeast Florida. views. Name(s): Pierce, Charles William, Curl, Donald W., Florida Book Collection; This service is a partnership between Florida Virtual Campus. New, used, rare and out-of-print books, ephemera. Early life and education. Oyer was born in Boynton Beach, Florida, the son of Harvey Eugene Oyer Jr., a former Boynton Beach Mayor, and Linda Eve Oyer.A fifth generation Floridian, Oyer is the great-great grandson of pioneer settler Captain Hannibal Dillingham Pierce, who was one of the first non-Native Americans to settle in Southeast Florida, arriving in