Fort Myers author and professor Lyn Millner offers a lecture on the Koreshan community and its connection to Dean Park at the home of Ann Martindale & Steve Jacobs on Friday, February 15th, at 2740 Providence Street. Millner will have books for purchase and signing. The program begins on the backyard patio at 7 pm, and light refreshments will be served. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Henry Carlton Case, shown first on the left in the bottom row of this photo, and his wife Ada Carlotta Grier, met at the Koreshan Unity Community in Estero, then moved to Dean Park, where the couple lived at 2755 Providence. In the 1920’s, Mr. Case constructed nine homes on lots he purchased from John Morgan Dean.