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North Brevard Historical Society & Museum

Newly painted museum - February, 2012.

301 South Washington Ave. - Corner of Main St.
P.O. Box 5265, Titusville, FL 32783
(321) 269-3658

Museum Hours:
OPEN: Tue., Fri., & Sat.
12:noon - 3:00pm
Free admission
Donations are graciously received.

About the Society

Gallery of Historic Postcards
Historic Postcards CD Flyer

Officers: President: Bill Baldwin; Vice President: Dr. Debbie Coughlin; Secretary: Judy Davis; Treasurer: Linda Siano.
Board of Directors: Gini Campbell, Michael Knight, Katie McQuade, Ed Mezick, Susan Nelson, Esther Vulpius and Herman Wattwood, Jr.

VOLUNTEERS: have the opportunity to learn more about the fascinating people, places and events that have come and gone and left traces that shape our community. On your 2 1/2 hour shift(s), you get to share all this with our visitors. For information and to join us, please call: 321-269-3658.

North Brevard History

Historical Markers of North Brevard Florida     Historical Markers

Early History

The Story of the Windover Dig
A History of North Brevard
Historic Resource Study: Canaveral National Seashore
The Evolution of Transportation in Early Indian River County & Titusville, FL.

Early 1800s

The Dummitt Mansion
Edward D. Hopkins, father of Mary Evelina Hopkins, Col. Henry Titus' wife
The Saga of Colonel Henry Theodore Titus
Told by His Youngest Daughter Minnie Titus Ensey to Fedora Ensey Gray of Miami
Indian River Historical Cruise
Story of the Hernandez Trail
Yvonne Thornton's Cape Canaveral Lighthouse pictures
Transportation to and from the Early Indian River Country
LaGrange Church History
Evolution of the City of Titusville

Late 1800s

The 1895 Titusville Flowing Salt Well
A History of the Haulover Canal
St Johns to Indian River Canal
Steamboats on the Indian River by Michael Knight
Titusville to Enterprise Railroad History
History of North Brevard Schools
A History of the Negro Schools in Titusville, Florida - 1883-1956
MULLET ROW - The Fishing Industry in Early Titusville, Florida.
Titusville's "Bay of Biscay" - 1885 map
Post Cards from North Brevard's Past
Oaklawn Memorial Gardens
A tour of some historic grave markers in Titusville, Florida
Captain Stephen Bravo Story with Song by Chris Kahl
Clifton Colored School ca: 1890
The Harvard or Canaveral Club - Titusville, Florida
The historic 1891 Pritchard House
The Parrish Family & Nevins Fruit Company

Early 1900s

The Cyclone & Hurricane of 1926
Story of the Ellis/Addison Canal
Bob Paty's Historic Photos - B&W
Bob Paty's Historic Photos - color
Franklin D. Roosevelt visits Titusville
The Merrit Island Adventure
This YouTube video is a documentary of the lives of the homesteaders living on Merritt Island.
The Dorr Briggs home with family & friends in 1938
Brigadier General Ellerbe W. Carter: his family & his home
Life along the Indian River Lagoon during the 1950's, 60's & 70's by Laurilee Thompson
Titusville in the Early 50's (aerial photo)
Titusville in the 50's (aerial photo)
The Harry & Harriette Moore Story
1952 NASA & Titusville Beach area maps
1954 Map of Merritt Island NWR (comparison)

Late 1900's

Titusville Gulls Semi-Pro Baseball Team - 1947
JFK's visit to NASA on 11/16/63
A Brief History of Smilin' Jack and EAA Chapter 866
Guide to Historical Landmarks
Bee Head Ranch, Christmas, FL ca: 1993
Historic Downtown Walking Tour
Historic Titusville Walking Tour

21st Century

North Brevard Heritage Foundation
City of Titusville, FL Historic Preservation Board

Related Websites

North Brevard Heritage Foundation
Titusville's historic Pritchard House
Harry T. & Harriette V. Memorial Cultural Center
Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum
Fort Christmas
American Space Museum
American Police Hall of Fame
Brevard Museum of History and Natural Science
BCC Planetarium and Observatory
Brevard Heritage Council
Florida Historical Society - Cocoa
Florida Memory Project
Florida History Internet Center
Florida Office of Cultural, Historical and Information Programs
The Florida State Archives

Images of America
North Brevard County
John T. Manning
Robert H. Hudson

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some of the pictures.

Available in the Museum