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History of Boynton Beach Florida by Janet DeVries

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History of Boynton Beach Florida by Janet DeVries

  1. 1. HISTORY OF BOYNTON BEACH: The Gateway to the Gulf Stream Presented by: Janet DeVries
  2. 2. Post Civil War Antebellum Period 1865-1880
  3. 3. Pine Scrub
  4. 4. Native Americans
  5. 5. Pioneer Era 1880-1920
  6. 6. 1890 Map
  7. 7. Steamboats
  8. 8. Florida East Coast Canal
  9. 9. Maj. Nathan S. Boynton
  10. 10. Oceanfront Hotel
  11. 11. The Boynton
  12. 12. FEC Train Station
  13. 13. Who Founded Boynton Beach?
  14. 14. Byrd Spilman Dewey
  15. 15. 1898
  16. 16. Maj. Boynton’s Family
  17. 17. Boynton Beach Hotel
  18. 18. Shipwrecks
  19. 19. Murray House
  20. 20. Lynch House
  21. 21. Ocean Avenue
  22. 22. Best Land is the Cheapest
  23. 23. Tomato Farming
  24. 24. Family Farms
  25. 25. Flatwoods Plantation
  26. 26. Elementary School
  27. 27. The Land Boom 1920-1928
  28. 28. Lake Boynton Estates
  29. 29. Boynton Inlet
  30. 30. Boynton High School
  31. 31. Boynton Woman’s Club
  32. 32. 1928 Hurricane
  33. 33. Land Bust/Great Depression WWII/ Post War 1930s-1950s
  34. 34. Military Trail 1935
  35. 35. The Filling Station
  36. 36. Fish Haven
  37. 37. City Hall & Fire Station
  38. 38. Ocean & U.S. 1
  39. 39. Sport Fishing
  40. 40. Boynton Casino
  41. 41. Aerial View 1950s
  42. 42. Development & Growth
  43. 43. Population Growth
  44. 44. Bethesda Hospital
  45. 45. Palm Beach Leisureville - 1964
  46. 46. Colony Model
  47. 47. Affordable Retirement
  48. 48. 1977 Drawbridge
  49. 49. Interstate I-95
  50. 50. West Boynton Beach 1970s
  51. 51. DuBois Farms circa 1987
  52. 52. Westward Expansion
  53. 53. Boynton Beach Mall
  54. 54. A New Library
  55. 55. Big Technology
  56. 56. Restoration
  57. 57. Growth
  58. 58. Boynton Beach Today
  59. 59. More Growth & Development
  60. 60. What will the future bring?
  61. 61. Thank you! For more information visit www.boyntonhistory.org

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