N.J. Electrified Railroad, 1906-1931
- West Jersey and Seashore Railroad
- 650 volt DC
- Camden to Atlantic City via Newfield
- See SJRAIL.com for more information.
St. Augustine, 1900s
Henry Flagler built two grand hotels in the late 1880s. Both are still in use. The Ponce de Leon Hotel is home to Flagler College; the Alcazar Hotel is now the Lightner Museum.
The former Casino Pool, the largest indoor pool in the world at the time, is now the site of the Alcazar Cafe.
Lady Discovery, detail from the rotunda of the Ponce de Leon Hotel.
Key West Kennel Club, 1970
The Key West dog track was closed by the state in 1991 due to numerous violations. Four trainers abandoned their dogs; 171 dogs were left to starve; other atrocities were reported. See floridakeystreasures.com for more information.