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By Beverly Mount-Douds

ISBN-10: 0738568171

ISBN-13: 9780738568171

ISBN-10: 1531644856

ISBN-13: 9781531644857

as soon as the third-largest port at the Gulf of Mexico, Apalachicola's various and colourful prior continues to be noticeable this present day. With greater than 900 old houses and constructions within the nationwide check in ancient District, viewers are invited to walk alongside the picturesque, tree-lined streets the place Victorian houses show the attraction of years passed by. This pleasant little fishing village has a hot and pleasant surroundings, making it much more applicable that Apalachicola's identify is a local American observe that means "friendly people." while Apalachicola used to be proven in 1831, its significant used to be the transport of cotton, and the town quickly grew to become a huge port at the Gulf of Mexico. whilst the railroads improved through the usa, Franklin County constructed numerous huge lumber generators to reap and strategy wooden from the encompassing cypress forests. those lumber magnates equipped a number of the outstanding historical houses that also line Apalachicola's streets today.

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