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of Clearwater Part I - The Beginnings
History of Clearwater: from its Native American culture before conquest by Spain to the eve of the Civil War.
The History of Clearwater Part II - The Healthiest Spot on Earth
History of Clearwater: From Civil War through Clearwater’s discovery as the ‘health capital’ of the country, and beyond.
The History of Clearwater Part III - Clearwater Roars Into the 1900s
History of Clearwater: The arrival of the first luxury hotel, golf, the telephone and electricity. Presented by Freedom Magazine.
The History of Clearwater Part IV - The Good Old Days
A photo story of the history of Clearwater in the early 1900’s when Clearwater became a city, got its first hospital, its first school, etc.
The History of Clearwater Part V - The Gala Decade
A photo story of the history of Clearwater after World War I during the first Florida real estate boom.
of Clearwater Part VI - Boom Days
A photo story of the history of Clearwater, Florida up to the eve of the great depression. Clearwater residents prospered.
of Clearwater Part VII - The Great Depression
Here we have the history of Clearwater, Florida in the 1930’s.
of Clearwater Part VIII - Before World War II
Between the Depression and World War II, with the cost of food and real estate a fraction of what they are today, Clearwater grew by 35%.
of Clearwater Part IX - World War II Begins
As World War II approached, Clearwater churches and charities worked to send food and clothing to help people in Europe.
The History of Clearwater Part X - World War II
World War II: Clearwater hotels turned into army barracks; last minute weddings before the boys left to fight in Europe.
The History of Clearwater Part XI - The Patriots
Learn about Clearwater’s famous hospitality to American troops in World War II. Contribute your own story to the History of Clearwater Series.
The History of Clearwater Part XII - Why Clearwater?
History in photographs by a Clearwater photographer who lived that history himself.