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Brink, Lynn. A History of Riviera Beach, Florida. City of Riviera Beach: Bicentennial
Commission of Riviera Beach et. al., 1976.

Business Directory Guide & History of Dade County, Florida 1896-1897 (West Palm
Beach: CM Gardener & CF Kennedy Publishers), 24.

Curl, Donald W. Palm Beach County: An Illustrated History. Northridge, CA: Windsor
Publications, 1986.

Drake, Lynn and Richard A. Marconi. West Palm Beach 1893-1950. Charleston: Arcadia,

Marconi, Richard A. and Debi Murray. Palm Beach. Charleston: Arcadia, 2009.

McCarthy, Kevin M. African American Sites in Florida. Sarasota: Pineapple Press, 2007.

Roberts, H.J. West Palm Beach Centennial Reflections. West Palm Beach: Sunshine
Sentinel Press, 1994.

Tuckwood, Jan and Eliot Kleinberg. Pioneers in Paradise. Athens GA.: Longstreet
Press, Inc., 1994.

By-Laws of the Beach Club (1899).

Patterson, Dorothy W. “Clarence Walker, Principal of School #4, 1915 to 1921,” in
HSPBC, Teachers Guide: History and Civics, 34-35;

Utz, Dora Doster. “West Palm Beach,” Tequesta, vol. XXXIII, 1973, 51-67.

“30 Years Ago,” The Palm Beach Post, March 20, 1955.

“100 Years of the Shiny Sheet,” The Palm Beach Post, February 11, 1997.

“1910-1919 Developers Tame Wet, Wild County,” The Palm Beach Post, March 28,

“A Look Back: Creating A Culture,” The Palm Beach Post, October 8, 1999.

“Awarded the Contract,” The Tropical Sun, August 8, 1902.

“Breakers Fire,” Palm Beach Daily News, March 19, 1925 and March 20, 1925.
Chicago Daily Tribune, March 19 1925.

“Cocoanut Grove Thronged As Society Watches Cake Walks,” The Palm Beach Times,
February 21, 1930.

“County School Board,” The Tropical Sun, June 20, 1902.

“Down with the Rubber Trees,” The Tropical Sun, December 10, 1904.

McIver, Stuart. "One Hundred Years: The Long View," Sun-Sentinel, October 24, 1999.

“Opinion: 40 Years Ago,” The Miami Herald, March 18, 1965.

Palm Beach Daily News, February 23, 1928.

Palm Beach Daily News, July 13, 2003 and October 8, 2006.

Phillips, Amy Lyman. “The Old Breakers Hotel,” Palm Beach Sun (after 1947).

“Princess de Polignao Judges Cake Walk,” The Palm Beach Post, January 17, 1916.

“Public School Opened Monday,” The Tropical Sun, October 17, 1902.

“Public School Will Open,” The Tropical Sun, October 10, 1902.

“Relocation and Improvement of Flagler Drive in Cove Area,” Gee & Jenson Engineers, n.d., 1-6.

The Gazetteer, April 1895

Tropical Sun, July 11, 1903.

Oral Histories
Allen, Joseph, Oral History, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Beach,Stafford, Oral History, 1987, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Bohne, Tom, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Borman, Joseph, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach Count.

Brewer, Mary Louise Majewski, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach

Dean, Sarah Moses, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

McCarthy,Victor, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Redifer,Harry, Oral History, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Reese, T. T., Jr., “Notes on happenings connected with the Beach Club,” on file at the
Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Stowers, Miriam, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Whipple, Clarence, Oral History, 1962, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Zern, Bill, Oral History, 2006, Historical Society of Palm Beach County.

Web Sites
“Palm Beach Cake Walks,” The New York Times, February 15, 1903 at

Sanborn Map of West Palm Beach, July 1908, at,
accessed July 23, 2006.

“Rode a Crocodile in Sea,” The New York Times, March 3, 1907,

1900 U.S. Census, Lake Worth Precinct 2, Dade County, Florida, at,

Population by Counties at

Lake Worth Pioneers’ Association, Inc., “David Brown,” at

City of West Palm Beach and the Florida Department of State, Florida Heritage Site
marker “Flamingo Park” at

“The Birth of Miami,” Historical Museum of South Florida, at

Marcia Zerivitz, “Florida Jewish History Month 2007,” based on Marcia Zerivitz and
Rachel Heimovics, Florida Jewish Heritage Trail, (Florida Dept of State, 2000),

Sixth Annual Report of The Florida State Geological Survey, 1914, p 39-40: “Companies
producing limestone in 1913 included E. P. Maule of Fort Lauderdale and Palm
Beach County of West Palm Beach. Broken limestone [was] used for railroad
ballast, concrete and road material, and ground limestone for application to soils.”
(Peggy B. and George (Pat) Perazzo, “Stone Quarries and Beyond,”

Government Documents
Dade County School Board Minutes, Miami, July 11, 1905.

Dade County Board of Public Instruction Minutes, February 12, 1907.

Electronic Communication
Boca Raton Historical Society, email Sue Gillis to Lise Steinhauer, November 25, 2008.


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