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Latest column, April 26, 2005
Memories of a Dorchester Traveller: Part Five In 1887 Alexander Blackembarked on a trip involving travel by schooner, steamer,and rail from Dorchester New Brunswick to the Florida panhandle. This extended holiday included a visit with his brother James P. Black and family in Holt Florida. Highlights included: the Blackwater National Forest, and the 1888 Tropical Exhibition in Jacksonville, Florida. He arrived home on April 20, 1888 after an absence of six months and twenty days.
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