The Marco Memory Project
Photos Courtesy of the Marco Island Historical Society | Fishing guide Ted Naftal, Sr. with Joe Garagiola and his daughter, Gina, aboard the Tide Runner (August 17, 1970). Identifications by Leslie Sanford, June Williams, and Chris (Last Name Unknown).
The Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS) is partnering with the University of North Carolina— Greensboro to bring you the Marco Memory Project.
There are currently thousands of photographs in the MIHS collections with limited context, unidentified people, places, or events. Help the MIHS identify the people, places, dates, and happenings pictured and be recognized in the next issue of Coastal Breeze News.
To see more photos, this project can be viewed on the Marco Island Historical Society’s Facebook page. Thank you for interest in saving Marco Island history!
Send your submissions to email@example.com.
Mitch Peters, known for performing at the Hilton on Marco Island, playing keyboard at a holiday event (ca. 1980s). Identification by Patricia Raney and June Williams.
Everglades City’s Patty Huff, publisher of The Mullet Rapper, is second from the right in this photo taken at the 2007 MIHS Appraisal Faire (March 3, 2007). Identification by Val Simon.