ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD:. Dunnellon to Wilcox, FL

irtten by Toni C. Collins


The story behind the construction of the 50.1 mile rail line through Levy County from Dunnellon, Marion County, to Wilcox, Alachua County, in 1913.  Redrawn railroad survey mapes show the communities  which grew up along the route and outlines their decline and fall.  Paperback, 144 pages, $10.00.  Please include $3.00 shipping/handling via media mail.


$10.00

Book Store of Levy County History

OLD CEDAR KEY.


A portfolio of photographs compiled by Donna S. Lindsey.  68 pages of photographs of many buildings, street scenes, docks, and fishing reminiscent of the old Cedar Key.  Spiral bound.  Please include $3.00 shipping/ handling via media mail.


$ 10.00

CEDAR KEYS LIGHT STATION

Written by Toni C. Collins


A history of the evolution and decline of the Cedar Keys into a major maritime port requiring a light station.  Touches on the discovery of the Cedar Keys following the 2nd Seminole Indian War, lists the lighthouse keepers, photos of the Civil War sailors buried in the cemetery, and tells the story of this little known historic treasure on Florida's Gulf Coast from its construction in 1854 until the light station was decommisssioned in 1915.  Hard bound, 182 pages,   Please include $3.00 shipping/handling via media mail..


$ 20.00

THE LADY OF THE LIGHTHOUSE: A BIOLGRAPHY

Written by Toni C. Collins

 

The Lady of the Lighthouse is an account of the life of Catharine (Dorgan) Hobday, the only woman to serve at the Cedar Keys Light Station on Florida's Gulf Coast.  This haunting chronicle provides a detailed and revealing look into Catherine, her family, her relationships with men of the sea, and the ships which they commanded and sailed.  Staged on the waterways of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, the story is interwoven with 18th and 19th century historical events and chronicles the lives of ordinary people who oftimes were engaged in extraordinary activities.  Hardbound, 120 pages, $15.00.  Please include $3.00 shipping/handling via media mail.


$ 15.00