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Saturday, April 19, 2014
 

Video: How Flagler & Plant Changed Florida

Follow The Crowds: The brief video documentary of how the railroad expansion competition between Henry Flagler and Henry Plant changed the face of Florida.
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Inside the Barnett Bank and Laura Trio

Inside the Barnett Bank and Laura Trio

Metro Jacksonville takes a look inside a historic collection of buildings...

Video: Reliving the Roosevelt Hotel Fire of 1963

Video: Reliving the Roosevelt Hotel Fire of 1963

This Jacksonville Fire Fighter's video captures rare footage of the city's...

Abandoned Jacksonville: Seminole Club

Abandoned Jacksonville: Seminole Club

For a century, the Seminole Club was a place for Jacksonville's elite....

Murray Hill: Past, Present and Future

Murray Hill: Past, Present and Future

Metro Jacksonville's Ennis Davis and Stephen Dare share the past, present...


10 Facts About Jacksonville's Black History

In honor of Black History Month, here are ten facts about Jacksonville's African-American history that...
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The University of North Florida: A Brief History

Sure, there are many people who know about UNF. But how many know anything beyond that? My guess is not...
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All Aboard to Restore Locomotive 1504

Metro Jacksonville's Kara Holmes investigates the history of a derelict locomotive hidden behind the...
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40 Acres and a Mule...How about a Jim Crow Instead?

This guest column by Richard Cuff shares the story behind "40 acres and a mule" and how Jacksonville...
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Book Review: Lost Restaurants of Jacksonville

Metro Jacksonville's Kristen Pickrell provides us with a review of Dorthy Fletcher's recently published...
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More Secrets of Jacksonville, Part II

Jacksonville has incredible stories and most of them are still largely unknown.
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Heartbreakingly Cool Footage of Downtown in 1942

Old 16mm vacation films were recently discovered at a garage sale in San Jose, CA by Tim Peddy and converted...
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Ghost of Jacksonville: Davis Street

Metro Jacksonville's Ennis Davis exposes a major early 20th century African-American urban thoroughfare...
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The Secrets of Jacksonville You Should Know About

Jacksonville has incredible stories and most of them are still largely unknown.
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Florida's Lost Transportation

The lost urban railroads of Florida. A brief photo album of the lost rail transit systems in Florida.
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Fort King George State Historic Site – Darien, Georgia

Alex and Heather Bailey of OutsideTheDen.com take tour Fort King George State Historic Site.
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Sunshine Skyway Bridge Disaster: May 9, 1980

The worst bridge disaster in Florida history occured when an errant ship struck a major support of the...
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Video: Inside Riverside's Foremost Dairies, Inc.

Milk Production: "Triple Goodness". A 1948 video featuring an inside tour of milk and ice cream production...
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A Different Era: Downtown Jacksonville

Metro Jacksonville shares sights and scenes of downtown Jacksonville taken during the early 20th century.
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Jacksonville’s Pacific War - Part 1

Metro Jacksonville's Robert Mann explains how Jacksonville and Northeast Florida helped win a war in...
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