Today in Keys History: May 7
May 7, 2019
1822: Congress established Key West as a Port of Entry and Joel Yancy was appointed the first Collector of Customs.1831: William Hackley recorded, in part, in his diary: Court met at 9 a.m. David C. Pinkham’s family being sick he was not ready to try any case. I left the courthouse at 10 and...
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