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7 edition of St. Petersburg"s historic 22nd Street South found in the catalog.

St. Petersburg"s historic 22nd Street South

by Rosalie Peck

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Twenty-second Street (Saint Petersburg, Fla.),
  • Saint Petersburg (Fla.),
  • Florida,
  • Saint Petersburg
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Florida -- Saint Petersburg -- History,
    • African American neighborhoods -- Florida -- Saint Petersburg -- History,
    • African Americans -- Florida -- Saint Petersburg -- Biography,
    • Oral history,
    • Twenty-second Street (Saint Petersburg, Fla.) -- History,
    • Saint Petersburg (Fla.) -- History,
    • Saint Petersburg (Fla.) -- Biography,
    • Saint Petersburg (Fla.) -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementRosalie Peck and Jon Wilson.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsWilson, Jon, 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF319.S24 P43 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3417235M
      ISBN 101596290838
      LC Control Number2005033534
      OCLC/WorldCa62525055

      Weekly Challenger Briggs Collection Briggs Coloring Book Faculty Author Works Faculty Books Crow's Nest Archive. St. Petersburg's Historic 22nd Street South. Charleston, SC: History Press, St. Petersburg's Historic African American Neighborhoods: Community, Culture, and Connection.   She also co-authored with my dear friend Jon Wilson two books: “St. Petersburg’s Historic 22nd Street South” and “St. Petersburg’s Historic African American Neighborhoods.” Gwen Reese In , she placed third in a “Why I Love The Pier” contest.

      He was a reporter and editor for the St. Petersburg Evening Independent and the St. Petersburg Times for 37 years. Wilson is the author of St. Petersburg’s Historic 22nd Street South and St. Petersburg’s Historic African American Neighborhoods, and is vice president of . The Historic Manhattan Casino provides the perfect venue for a variety of special events, with seating for up to people that can be configured to accommodate any sized event. The main ballroom features a built-in raised stage with professional lighting and sound equipment, alongside premier bar service and catering options, perfect for weddings, corporate events, concerts and more!

        The 22nd Street S. rail also features Mercy Hospital, one of the first African-American hospitals in the area, and a number of medical offices built and occupied by doctors who played a significant role in breaking the color barrier and promoting the Civil Rights movement in St. Petersburg. The 22nd Street Trail is approximately miles and. Great deals on Hardcover St. Petersburg. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!


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