10 05, 2020

Jack Installs a Telephone

By |2020-05-10T15:18:40+00:00May 10th, 2020|Blog|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oet0aBxoTPo In today's era of social media, video conference calls, and texting, it's hard to imagine a time when your only means of communication was in-person or through the mail. Thankfully, Dr. Leffingwell and his son Jack brought the technology of telephones to Manatee County.

1 04, 2020

How Sarasota Become A Town

By |2020-04-01T00:30:16+00:00April 1st, 2020|Blog|

https://www.facebook.com/CompassRoseHistory/videos/554936161841839/ We're sharing some great moments in Sarasota history! Discover how this sleepy little fishing village became incorporated into a town, and the most folksy little town seal you've ever seen. Check out the 1902 shirt HERE. Thanks for supporting Compass Rose History Experiences!

10 10, 2019

Lovably Local Podcast (Bonus Episode!)

By |2019-09-20T11:53:43+00:00October 10th, 2019|Podcast|

Lovably Local Podcast Episode 11 Bonus Episode: Mimi and Andrea Interview Each Other The Lovably Local Podcast is produced by Compass Rose History Experiences. Hosts Mimi Cirbusova and Andrea Knies have conversations about the importance of local history in a way that is relevant to the listener -  wherever they may be. Music: Oh! By Jingo! by All -Star Trio

10 10, 2019

Lovably Local Podcast (Episode 10): Save History, Make History

By |2019-09-20T11:53:00+00:00October 10th, 2019|Podcast|

Lovably Local Podcast Episode 10 Save History, Make History: Why Old Buildings Matter with historic preservationist Lorrie Muldowney The Lovably Local Podcast is produced by Compass Rose History Experiences. Hosts Mimi Cirbusova and Andrea Knies have conversations about the importance of local history in a way that is relevant to the listener -  wherever they may be. BOTA Center  Music: Oh! By Jingo! by All -Star Trio  

3 10, 2019

Lovably Local Podcast (Episode 9): Scary History

By |2019-09-20T11:52:13+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Podcast|

Lovably Local Podcast Episode 9  Scary History: The Value of Ghost Stories and Legends with Liz Reed  The Lovably Local Podcast is produced by Compass Rose History Experiences. Hosts Mimi Cirbusova and Andrea Knies have conversations about the importance of local history in a way that is relevant to the listener -  wherever they may be. Paranormal Society of Bradenton, Florida Haunted Manatee County Music: Oh! By Jingo! by [...]

26 09, 2019

Lovably Local Podcast (Episode 8): Sands of Time

By |2019-09-20T11:51:28+00:00September 26th, 2019|Podcast|

Lovably Local Podcast Episode 8 The Sands of Time: How the Environment Shapes History with Professor Uzi Baram  The Lovably Local Podcast is produced by Compass Rose History Experiences. Hosts Mimi Cirbusova and Andrea Knies have conversations about the importance of local history in a way that is relevant to the listener -  wherever they may be. Music: Oh! By Jingo! by All -Star Trio