|Scope & Content||
Bean Family Collection consists of photo albums of the Bean family from Marguerite Bean Murphy. Subjects include Venice Army Air Base, Bean Family members, Station Hospital during World War II (432 Armada Rd. S.), 1930s Venice, 1940s Venice, Venice-Nokomis High School.
Floyd and Edna Bean came to Venice in September 1925. In the 1930s, he was the constable for the southern part of Sarasota County. They had three daughters, Marguerite, Gladys and Jean who all graduated from Venice-Nokomis High School. They built a 2-story building on East Venice Avenue where they operated a saloon, grocery store and rental rooms.
Scope & Content:
Folder 1: Miscellaneous notes re: Bean Family, information from Marguerite Bean Hanson Murphy
Folder 2: 8" x 5 ½" b/w mounted photo of Edna Pettit Bean, circa 1900.
Folder 3: Program and photo: Production of "Our Town" by Venice-Nokomis High School Juniors and Seniors, c 1948.
Folder 4: Program: 1948 Venice-Nokomis High School commencement
Folder 5: 116 b/w snapshots labeled B1/1 through B1/116
All photos are from their personal albums and are of family, friends and Venice activities, c1930-1950
Folder 6: 312 b/w snapshots labeled B2/1 through B2/312
All photos are from their personal albums and are of family, friends and Venice activities, c 1930-1950
Binder: 210 b/w snapshots labeled B3/1 through B3/210
All photos are from their personal albums and are of family, friends and Venice activities, c 1930-1950.
|Title||Bean Family Collection|
|Collection||Bean Family Collection|
|Year Range from||1900|
|Year Range to||1950|
|Number of images||2|