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History – In the 1920s, wealthy industrialist Barron Collier swept into Southwest Florida buying up virtually everything in sight. An enterprising man, Collier had made a vast fortune in street car advertising.
He determinedly dynamited his way across the state, forging the Tamiami Trail. Not an easy feat, considering malarial mosquitoes and man-eating alligators. In exchange for his effort, the state created Collier County, with Everglades City as the county seat… more.
It’s been a pleasure having you as our guests. The Everglades Historical Bed and Breakfast is now closed.
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