Our Jan. 2016 newsletter

Our January 2016 newsletter, which will be mailed to members during the week of Jan. 4, can be viewed here. It has articles about how Pasco County was created and some history of Elfers, a member profile of Ann Rusaw James, and information about our upcoming fundraiser.

Then and now

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The Thomas S. Maxwell Building, probably in the 1920s and on Dec. 24, 2015. Construction of this building began in December 1924. Top photo courtesy of Coldwell Banker – F. I. Grey & Son, Inc.

Then and now

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Top: New Port Richey’s first bank, First State Bank, at Grand and Main, said to be from 1925. Bottom: the law office of Scott M. McPherson, Dec. 24, 2015.

Then and now

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This seems to be one of the most popular places for taking a photo of the Pithlachascotee River. The top photo is a post card probably from the 1960s and the bottom photo was taken on Jan. 28, 2013.

Then and now

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The New Port Richey post office on the Circle, which opened in 1959, and the same building today. It is now the Smart Start New Port Richey Business Incubator. Bottom photo in 2015.