The find stirred renewed interest in the Vero Man archeological site.
Tommy Gore says it wasn't unusual for divers to bring up hundreds of pounds of silver a day during that era.
Waldo Sexton adorned the dig pile of fill dirt with tiles, statuary and a pair of thrones. Sean Sexton talks about the mountain and its ultimate fate.
Beverly Tyson used to hand-feed calves sometimes, and once rescued a newborn calf that was about to roll into a drainage ditch near her pasture.
In the 1950s, Wodtke's Department Store sold lots of white gloves to women, and hats to men and women. Women also bought bathing caps. Kay Wodtke Trent tells the story.
Berggren's Hobby Shop opened its doors as a dime store during the Great Depression.
Indian River County designated a site for mass burials. Roy Howard Jr. wrote the county's disaster plan.
Pioneer businessman Axel Hallstrom left a voluminous written record of his life, including a meticulous day book. Archivist Marian Newbold and a team of Swedish-speaking
translators have been studying the papers, some of which were found in coat pockets and dresser drawers.