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The Photography of Max Moody Jr.

Max Moody Jr. (1913 – 1987), CEO of heavy equipment company M.D. Moody & Sons, was a prominent Jacksonville businessman of the 20th century. As shown by his photos, shared by his great grandson Andrew R. Nicholas, he was also a prolific hobby photographer who captured many interesting images of life in Jacksonville during his time. Read More

The Seven Historic Districts of Jacksonville

Founded in 1822, Jacksonville is home to 107 properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Of this number, seven neighborhoods and sites are officially recognized as National Register historic districts. The most recent addition, the campus of Edward Waters University, was listed on the National Register on August 8, 2022. Here is a look into the history of all seven National Register historic districts within Jacksonville’s urban core. Read More

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