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100 Years Ago in Osceola County: Company B Boys

Posted by Anza Bast on Mar 16, 2017 9:30:00 AM

100 YEARS AGO IN OSCEOLA COUNTY

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Topics: Company B, 2nd Infantry, Graystone Hotel, 100 years ago in Osceola County

The Great Endurance Run

Posted by Anza Bast on Nov 23, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Sponsored by the Tampa Automobile Club and The Tampa Daily Times, sixteen vehicles, plus the pathfinding car and a press car departed Tampa on November 23, 1909, on a grueling four-day round trip.  The purpose of the “run” was to bring attention to the poor quality of roads in Florida, and to urge public officials to make the necessary improvements.

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Topics: Osceola County History, The Kissimmee Board of Trade, The Great Endurance Run, Graystone Hotel

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The Osceola County Historical Society is focused on preserving Osceola County’s rich, cultural history while sharing it with others. This blog is perfect for just that. 

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  • Osceola County History
  • Pioneer Families
  • Events at the Welcome Center and History Museum
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