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Norberg Thompson - Key West, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
N 24° 33.643 W 081° 48.160
17R E 418715 N 2716544
Quick Description: This memorial is located at the Historic Seaport at the corner of Greene and Elizabeth Street in Key West.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 4/9/2010 11:15:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM8JBN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop
Views: 8

Long Description:

Norberg Thompson
1884-1951

He loved his island city and served as its mayor.
He devoted his life to adding and providing
employment for its people. For over 50 years.
Most of his accomplishments were located
along this harbor.

They included sponging, fishing, shrimping,
ice making, a cigar box factory, gourmet
turtle soup, pineapple and guava canning,
barge and truck lines, etc.

Never heard to brag, he epitomized.
"Greatness has a soft voice"

Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: [Web Link]

Location: Historic Seaport

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