Today in History
The last span of the Seven Mile Bridge being moved into place 0n April 28, 1982. From the Ida Woodward Barron Collection.

Friday, April 28, 2017

1856: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 4 and walked to the Salt Ponds, returned home and bathed. At 8 a.m. barometer 29.50, thermometer 77.5, wind east northeast 4, clouds 1. Read papers.

189:8 The Red Cross Society’s ship, State of Texas, arrived from New York with nurses and medicine.

1909: Charles S. Williams w...

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