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7 edition of Stranahans of Fort Lauderdale found in the catalog.

Stranahans of Fort Lauderdale

a pioneer family of New River

by Harry A. Kersey

  • 317 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Lauderdale Region (Fla.),
  • Florida,
  • Fort Lauderdale,
  • Fort Lauderdale Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Stranahan, Frank, 1864-1929.,
    • Stranahan, Ivy Cromartie, 1879?-1970.,
    • Pioneers -- Florida -- Fort Lauderdale -- Biography.,
    • Businessmen -- Florida -- Fort Lauderdale -- Biography.,
    • Politicians -- Florida -- Fort Lauderdale -- Biography.,
    • Women social reformers -- Florida -- Fort Lauderdale -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Florida -- Fort Lauderdale Region.,
    • Fort Lauderdale Region (Fla.) -- Biography.,
    • Fort Lauderdale Region (Fla.) -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-189) and index.

      StatementHarry A. Kersey, Jr. ; foreword by Raymond Arsenault and Gary R. Mormino.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesThe Florida history and culture series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF319.F7 K47 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 197 p. :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3686662M
      ISBN 100813026660
      LC Control Number2003050401

      This is the story of a family, a house and a city. This is where it all began. The Stranahan House was built in by Frank Stranahan, Fort Lauderdale’s "Founding Father," and his wife, Ivy Cromartie Stranahan, the area’s first school teacher. The House has served as a trading post, post office, community center, town hall and home to the on: SE Sixth Ave, Fort Lauderdale, , FL. Hyatt Centric Las Olas Fort Lauderdale is rated "Very Good" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails/ Hyatt Centric Las Olas Fort Lauderdale has a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center and bar in Fort Lauderdale. This 3-star hotel offers a hour front desk, room service and free WiFi. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. Friends Of The Park At Stranahan House, Inc. is a Florida Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on January 7, The company's filing status is listed as Inactive and its File Number is N The Registered Agent on file for this company is Corporation Company Of Miami, Inc. and is located at E Broward Blvd, Ft Lauderdale, FL Location: Florida (FL).


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The reunion will be held Aug 24 at the Embassy Suties 17th Street Ft Lauderdale. Ivy Julia Cromartie Stranahan (–) was an American philanthropist heavily involved with the Seminoles of Southern trained as a teacher initially, but after marrying Frank Stranahan, she settled permanently in Fort there, she began supporting the rights of the Seminoles and aiding them in moving to an Indian : Ivy Julia Cromartie, Febru.

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