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Helen Eady discusses the immigration of her father from Skopelos, Greece. Eady also talks about her father, James Perdicaris' travels to Florida and his first years in the United States. She discusses his young life, including his previous marriage…

Americo Dabbenigno was born in Italy on July 19, 1928 and moved to America when he was four years old. He discusses growing up in the early thirties and how life was different back then and trying to support his family.

Brad Kinsey and Gus Craig were both young teenagers in St. Augustine when hurricane Dora hit. They remember staying in town and the damage the storms caused. They also remember cleaning up the town afterwards and how their parents dealt with the…

Antonius (Toni) and Helena (Leni) Mans were born in Maastricht in the Netherlands in the 1920s and were young teenagers at the time of the German army’s occupation during World War II. After Toni had difficulty finding work after the war, the…

Joanne Justiss explains how her family came to be in Jacksonville, FL, tracing her roots back to England, where her family were Quakers. She traces her genealogy through documents and discusses the circumstances of her family during major events,…

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Flooding from Hurricane Dora. Photos taken by Cox family near Marine Street residence.

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Wallet-size diploma from Saint Joseph Academy certifying the graduation of Margo Barton Cox (now Pope). Signed by Sister Mary Herbert, SSJ and Mother Louis Edwin, SSJ

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Margo and Reddy Cox dressed in formal clothing in front of Ponce Hotel (now Flagler College) on Easter.

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Reddy Cox, Margo Cox, and John McCarter ride bikes along South Street, Saint Augustine.

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Margo Pope as a young child, being held by a Catholic nun.
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