Charlie Stevens, Deltona’s Assistant Sales Manager, greeting a couple exiting a plane at the Marco Island airstrip (April 7, 1969). Identification by Marv Needles.
The Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS) is partnering with the University of North Carolina— Greensboro to bring you the Marco Memory Project.
There are currently thousands of photographs in the MIHS collections with limited context, unidentified people, places, or events. Help the MIHS identify the people, places, dates, and happenings pictured and be recognized in the next issue of Coastal Breeze News.
To see more photos, this project can be viewed on the Marco Island Historical Society’s Facebook page. Thank you for interest in saving Marco Island history!
Marjorie Tesetano canning her locally famous guava jelly (December 19, 1970). She and her husband, Alex Tesetano, owned the Marco Lodge and moved it to Goodland in 1965. Identification by Marv Needles.
Photos Courtesy of the Marco Island Historical Society | Mary Ann Fithian (left) and Margie Conlon (right) from Summit House Condominium at Otter Mound Preserve (November 1, 2012). Identifications by Monna Hormel.
Francie Shadrick pulling her two oldest children, Roxanne and Damien, in a wagon at the Christmas Island Style Parade (December 7, 1990). Identifications by Francie Shadrick.