The Snell Isle neighborhood of St. Petersburg, Florida is known for its European-influenced luxury homes. A bridge was completed in 1931 connecting it to St. Petersburg. 16mm film shot by D.J. Angus while on a family trip in 1931. [0:17]
Michigan; Photographs; Photography; Beaver Island (Mich.)
Beginning of Main St. in front of the public beach across from Holy Cross Hall on Beaver Island. Yes, you are correct. In 1951 the house on the right was owned by Grace Cole, next to it was her brother, Jewell Gillespie's garage/gas station. On the...
Florida; Moving images; Gandy Bridge (Hillsborough County, Fla.); Tampa Bay (Fla.); St. Petersburg (Fla.); Bridges--Florida
The Gandy Bridge spanned upper Tampa Bay from St. Petersburg to Tampa, Florida. At the time it was completed in 1924, it was the longest automobile toll bridge in the world. It was dismantled in 1975. 16mm film shot by D.J. Angus while on a family...
Oral history; Veterans History Project (U.S.); Video recordings; United States--History, Military; Michigan--History, Military; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal narratives, American; United States. Navy; Veterans
William Coan was in the Navy during the war in Vietnam from 1970- 1974. He traveled to Greece, Turkey, Spain, Germany, Italy, Cuba, St. Croix, and St. Thomas. He mentions that he may have received a better education and pay in the Air Force.