Today in History
Highway dedication on Baha Honda Bridge July 1938. Monroe County Library Collection.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 4 a.m. and walked on the beach, returned home and bathed. At 8 a.m., barometer 29.55, thermometer 87, wind south southeast 2, clouds 4. Read papers and going up home about 11 did not return during the day. Captain and Mrs. Chase and Lieutenant Commander Stock...

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