Friday, May 22, 2009

Resorts on the Gulf

Mid-1950s advertisement for beach resorts in Sarasota
and Longboat Key.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Holga Three

A Holga image of the Gizella Kopsick Palm Arboretum in St. Petersburg.

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Florida Real Estate Past

This ad for Bayshore Gardens, located on the Tamiami Trail, is scanned from a playbill, circa 1956. The community appears to still be going strong and remains comparatively affordable.

Sunday, May 10, 2009


...I sure miss being above the middle of Tampa Bay with a soft sunset light like this bouncing off the Gandy/Friendship Trail Bridges.