The Great Fire Of 1901 Was One Of The Greatest Tragedies In Florida’s History

A lot of tragedies have befallen the state of Florida throughout the years. For instance, the Sunshine Skyway Bridge collapse that took place in the 1980s was detrimental to the community of Tampa, Florida. Another great tragedy to take place in Florida that many residents may not even know occurred took place in 1901 in Jacksonville and easily became one of the worst disasters to ever happen in Florida.

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