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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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.