Wicked St. Augustine with Author Ann Colby

Presented by St. Johns County Public Library - Main Library at St. Johns County Public Library - Main Library, St. Augustine FL

Feb 22 2022
Wicked St. Augustine with Author Ann Colby

Photo courtesy of Ann Colby

Friends of the Main Library of St. Augustine is pleased to welcome author Ann Colby to discuss her book, Wicked St. Augustine.

Friends of the Main Library of St. Augustine welcomes author Ann Colby to discuss her book, Wicked St. Augustine, a treasure-trove of lurid tales from the Ancient City. Traditional histories of St. Augustine's founding in 1565 fail to mention the gambling, liquor, and ladies for hire that were exported to the New World with the original expedition of Pedro Menendez de Aviles. For the next four hundred years, these three industries proved vital in keeping the city financially afloat, as St. Augustine's madams, bootleggers, and high-rollers,

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  • Feb 22, 2022 at 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Tue)
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1960 N Ponce de Leon Boulevard, St. Augustine, FL 32084

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