07/17/14 - Thursday’s Topical Currents begins with a visit with Thomas Neil Knowles, a fourth generation Conch whose ancestors moved from the Bahamas to the Keys in the mid 1800’s. He’s written "Long Key: Flagler’s Island Getaway for the Rich and Famous." In the second half of the program: Summer Camp at the Patricia and Philip Frost Museum of Science begins soon…
Earlier this week we brought to you a story about a community organization trying to restore the Old Seven Mile Bridge.
Part of that story touched on Pigeon Key, where the work camp for the men who built the Old Seven Mile Bridge lived 100 years ago. The entire island is now a museum.
Take a tour of historic Pigeon Key with Riet Steinmetz through these photos above.