Suncoast Empire: Bertha Honore Palmer, Her Family, and the Rise of Sarasota, 1910-1982


SKU: 9781561649853
Author: Cassell, Frank a
Publication Date: 04/01/2017
Publisher: Pineapple Press
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book


Bertha Palmer, one of the richest and most famous socialites in the early 20th century, came to a backwater area of southwest Florida and tried her hand at agriculture and cattle raising. She turned Sarasota the small settlement of Sarasota into a thriving town.