Like they did during the Yellow Fever epidemic of 1877, Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island residents faced the Covid-19 pandemic and came together in a time of crisis.
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Located in downtown Fernandina Beach, the Maritime Museum of Amelia Island is a hidden treasure full of lots of interesting local history. In the 17th and 18th centuries, Amelia Island was a popular refuge for pirates and bootleggers of liquor, slaves, and stolen treasure. Fernandina’s port is one of the deepest along the southeast coast […]