发信人: podunk (seafloor), 信区: Florida
标 题: History of the Key West (2)
发信站: The unknown SPACE (Fri Oct 22 22:08:00 1999) WWW-POST
The city was founded in 1822, and by the 1850s grew to about 2700 people.
Most came from New England and the Bahamas to work as "wreckers," salvaging
millions of dollars of cargo from ships that ran afoul of the reefs.
In time, Key West became one of the richest cities in America.
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