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The Algiers Before Deconstruction

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Date Issued:
1982
Summary:
By 1982, the City of Sanibel took over the twenty-five acres of property surrounding the Algiers, and after considering it as a potential spot for its City Hall, decided the boat had deteriorated too far to renovated, and dismantled it after holding an auction of many of its parts. The site of the Algiers is now Gulfside Park.This view shows the front beachside of the boat's bottom deck, long since missing its screening.
Title: The Algiers Before Deconstruction.
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Name(s): Anina Glaize, Photographer.
Type of Resource: still image
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 1982
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: 1 black and white photograph
Summary: By 1982, the City of Sanibel took over the twenty-five acres of property surrounding the Algiers, and after considering it as a potential spot for its City Hall, decided the boat had deteriorated too far to renovated, and dismantled it after holding an auction of many of its parts. The site of the Algiers is now Gulfside Park.This view shows the front beachside of the boat's bottom deck, long since missing its screening.
Identifier: SW00001390 (IID), 47690 (digitool), fgcu:21515 (fedora)
Note(s): Originally digitized by Southwest Florida Library Network as part of the Digitizing Southwest Florida Heritage Project and PALMM Project, 2004 in collaboration with the Sanibel Public Library. Project was funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.
Subject(s): Steamboats
Sanibel Island (Fla.)--History
Sanibel (Fla.)
Captiva Island (Fla.)
Algiers paddleboat
Held by: Sanibel Public Library, Sanibel Island, Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/ic/SW00001390
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Owner Institution: FGCU