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Keeping History Alive! Another 140 Years!

Presented by Historical Society of Bay Co. at Bay County Public Library, Panama City FL

Sep 25 2017
Keeping History Alive! Another 140 Years!



The Historical Society of Bay Co. will host a program “Keeping History Alive! Another 140 Years!” by Kay Cherry, President of the Friends of the Governor Stone, Inc. on Mon. Sept 25 at the Bay County Library, 7 p.m. The Governor Stone, a National Historic Landmark, is the last known working shallow draft Gulf Coast schooner. Over the last 140 years she has been a freighter, oyster buy boat, rum runner, training vessel for the US Navy Merchant Marine Cadets, resort day sailer, private yacht, sponge boat and has retired to becoming a sailing museum. She will celebrate her 140th birthday on Oct. 18, 2017 with a community celebration to be held on Oct. 22.



Bay County Public Library

898 W 11th St, Panama City, FL 32401

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Free parking