At the museum today: Brian Schmit, who is writing a book about the early days in New Port Richey, Frances Clark Mallett, Walter Mallett, and son Vic Mallett. Brian interviewed Frances and Walter for his book. July 29, 2016. A video clip of the interview is here.
We just received the photo above, from the 1940s, showing River’s End Cottage Apartments and Motel on U. S. 19. The photo is by Ted Lagerberg. The aerial view below shows where this was located.
Two views of Main Street. The old picture, by Angelo Deciucies, is from about 1959. The newer photo was taken on July 17, 2016.