Florida's Barefoot Mailman

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Title

Florida's Barefoot Mailman

Alternative Title

Florida's Barefoot Mailman

Subject

Palm Beach (Fla.)
Post offices

Description

An excerpt written by Theodore Pratt and published in Florida Magazine. The article discusses how barefoot mailmen delivered letters sent from Palm Beach to Miami, Florida, in the late 19th century. This excerpt was originally published in Pratt's book, That Was Palm Beach, published in 1968.

Creator

Pratt, Theodore

Source

Photocopy of original magazine article by Theodore Pratt: Florida Magazine.

Publisher

Date Created

ca. 1968

Date Copyrighted

1968

Date Issued

ca. 1968

Contributor

Buck, Texann Ivy

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied magazine article by Theodore Pratt: Florida Magazine.

Is Part Of

Palm Beach Collection, Palm Beach County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Is Referenced By

"Letter from Jim Macbeth to A. B. Cleveland (October 6, 1975)." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka/items/show/7621.

Format

application/pdf

Medium

4-page magazine article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Palm Beach, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Theodore Pratt and republished in Florida Magazine.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Theodore Pratt and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Stoddard, James

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Texann Ivy Buck

External Reference

Pratt, Theodore. That Was Palm Beach. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Great Outdoors, 1968.
Marconi, Richard A., and Debi Murray. Palm Beach. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub., 2009.

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