|Title||Birth of the Buccaneer Trail (SR 105)|
|Scope & Content||
Newspaper & Journal Clippings:
1) Three clippings from the June 1947 "Florida Highways", Vol. 15, No. 7, detailing minutes of the State Road Dept.'s Meeting that addressed the proposed construction of a toll road to connect Amelia Island with Heckscher Drive (SR 105).
2) July 24, 1947 newspaper clipping from the Jacksonville Journal about the project to construct a scenic highway between Jacksonville and Fernandina.
3) March 1, 1949 Jacksonville Journal newspaper clipping entitled, " Way is Cleared to Start Work on Highway 105".
4) March 1, 1949 Fla Times Union notice of Fernandina Port Authority's new issuance of toll road revenue bonds for $4.6 million dollar project to extend Highway 105 to Amelia Island.
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Gerbing, G. G.
Lampp, R. L.
Price, E. H. (Co-ordinator, Fernandina Port Authority)
Board of Forestry & Parks
Duval Engineering & Contracting Co.
Fernandina Port Authority
Florida State Road Department
Fort George Island
Highway No. 105 Association
Barnett National Bank
Caldwell, Marshall, Trimble, & Mitchell, NY
Shields & Co., NY
Allen & Company, NY
Leedy, Wheeler & Alleman, Inc., Orlando, FL
Clyde C. Peirce Corp., Jacksonville, FL
D. E. Arries & Co., Tampa, FL
Gordon Graves & Co, Miami & NY
F. M. Blount, Inc., Pensacola, FL
Florida Securities Co., St. Petersburg, FL
Bonds (Negotiable instruments)