Rare photographs show families enjoying 'colored only' Paradise Park
Paradise Park, the ‘colored only’ counterpart to nearby resort Silver Springs in central Florida, was a popular vacation spot for African-American families during the age of segregation in the South.
Passengers on a small steamboat.
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At 01.37 hours, the Borgland (Master Anders Andresen) in station #35 was struck by one torpedo on the port side in the #2 hold. The crew abandoned the slowly sinking ship with an increasing list in 55°53N/13°33W and was picked up by HMS Pimpernel (K 71) (Lt F.H. Thornton, RNR).