|This rare 1849 $20 gold piece is at the National Museum of|
American History. Could a treasure of similar coins worth
millions of dollars be hidden south of Grand Ridge, Florida?
National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History
|Thom came ashore at Ocheesee Bluff in Calhoun County,|
Florida. He traveled west from here to meet with Luke Lott.
|Calhoun County as it appeared in 1860|
when it still extended all the way to the
Gulf of Mexico. Ocheesee is at the top left.
|The beautiful old Gregory House at Torreya State Park was|
the home of Jason Gregory, the builder of the mill mentioned
in the accounts of S.D. Thom's murder.
|Jackson County as it appeared in 1888 (more or less!). The murder took|
place south of Grand Ridge on the Calhoun County line.