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Don’t Miss Our Luncheon Fundraiser Friday April 5

We will be having our annual fund raising luncheon the first Friday of April, the 5th, this year. Lunch will be pulled chicken or pork sandwich, kettle fries, cole slaw and dessert. Call Julie, 863-946-2060, or Donald, 239-560-8448 for more … Continue reading

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Minutes, May 17, 2012

Meeting was called to order at 7;15 by Presideht Anne Coffee. Her first announcement was that we have to reorganize since board member and treasurer Al Schauseil died. Other than electihg new officers, we were not sure what that meant. … Continue reading

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Minutes, meeting of March 30, 2012

March meeting was called to order at 7:15 by President Anne Coffey. Five members were present. Under discussion was the lunch fundraiser on March 9. We all felt that we needed more help, more advertisement, more community signage, and we … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

The Glades County Historical Society has lost a dear and treasured officer, friend and supporter with the passing of Al Schauseil, July 19, 1919 – March 5, 2012. A Memorial Mass is scheduled for Monday, April 9, at 1 p.m. … Continue reading

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HISTORIC SITES HONOR GLADES COUNTY

Delving into the-larger-than-one-would-conceive-for-a-Glades-County-WebSite, we learned that four, repeat, four properties are listed as certified historic sites in the County. 1 – The WESTERGAARD HOME is our favorite, of course. 2 – Put the COUNTY COURT HOUSE as number two. 3 … Continue reading

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THE RED BARN

The Red Barn is an historic building located on the Brighton Indian Reservation in Glades County, Florida. It was built 1941 with help from the Civilian Conservation Corps to serve the Seminole cattle business. It has a dirt floor and … Continue reading

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