According to legend, Indian Rocks got its name when Tocobaga Indians brought their ailing chief from inland Florida to drink from the area's sulfur springs, prized for their medicinal qualities. Their leader miraculously recovered, as the story goes, and the tribe returned each year to the place where large rocks surrounded the healing spring. The natural beauty of the barrier island that became Indian Rocks Beach was what attracted Harvey Hendrick to establish his homestead here in the mid-1890s. Years later, he recalled, ...

Indian Rocks Beach 2010, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738586007

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Indian Rocks Beach 2010, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531657499