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05/22/2013

Vintage Sarasota: El Vernona Hotel

This week: El Vernona Hotel, circa 1925.

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05/15/2013

Vintage Sarasota: Edwards Theatre

This week: The historical Edwards Theatre–currently the Sarasota Opera House–in 1926.

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05/8/2013

Vintage Sarasota: Municipal Auditorium

This week: An aerial view of the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, circa 1930.

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05/1/2013

Vintage Sarasota: Sara de Soto Pageant

This week: Gathering for the Sara de Soto pageant in downtown Sarasota.

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04/24/2013

Vintage Sarasota: Entrance to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Entrance to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus (1927-1960). Regarded as Florida’s number 1 tourist attraction prior to Disney, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is billed as “the greatest show on Earth!” Originally, the Ringling brothers, Phineas Taylor Barnum, and James Anthony Bailey ran their own individual circus shows. Following the […]

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