Presented By Edward England England, a former Air Force engineer/program manager, is a native Key Wester and author/publisher of five books highlighting the history of Fort Taylor and the legacy of his father. Howard England’s
Moderator: Cori Convertito, Ph.D. Panel: Monroe County Historian, Tom Hambright; Curator of the Florida Keys History and Discovery Center, Brad Bertelli; Deputy Consul General of the Bahamas, Sandra Carey. Early settlers in the Florida Keys
Presented by Jay Barnes The Sunshine State has an exceptionally stormy past. Hurricanes have helped shape Florida’s history, thwarting early efforts by the French, Spanish, and English to claim the territory as their own. Through
The mission of The Key West Art & Historical Society is to preserve the culture of the Florida Keys through exhibiting and displaying regional art, architecture and history for the purpose of educating the community and visiting public.