This bibliography lists items found in "The Carton" plus other items collected by the author. In addition to section and/or page reference, the relevant subject is identified. Unless there is quoted material imbedded in the history, items are not referenced from text because in most cases there are multiple sources providing common information. The supporting information is contained in a North Beach history filing box.
Pictorial History of Saint Lucie County 1565-1910 by Kyle S. VanLandingham- Map of old inlet (p11) and River Boat picture (p15).
World War II in Fort Pierce by Robert A. Taylor - Training information and pictures of revetments (p54/55).
Miley's Memos by Charles S. Miley - Early Inlets, Opening of Port (p36-38); Us Naval Amphibious Training Base (p75/76); History of Intracoastal Waterway (p79-81); First Bridge Across Indian River in Area of Vero Beach (p88/89); Evolvement of Florida Counties (p100-102).
Abstract of Title No. 37703 by St. Lucie Abstract and Title Insurance Co. Coral Cove Beach Subdivision, Lot 30 of Block 4 - Chain of title, deed restrictions, and plot plans.
Abstract of Title No. 36840 by St. Lucie Abstract and Title Insurance Co. Coral Cove Beach Subdivision, Lot 9 of Block 2 - Chain of title, deed restrictions, and plot plans.
Our Worthy Commander by Louis H. Burbey - Biography of Benjamin K. Pierce.
St Lucie County Historic Resources Survey by Janus Research - Civil War (p19); Steamboats on the River (p22); House of Refuge (p28); North Indian River Drive (p32); Evolution of A1A (p176/177); Road beginnings (p212).
TRIBUNE - many articles, ranging from 1970 on, filed in the North Beach History File Box.
North Beach Association - Retired files and old publication including the North Hutchinson ISLANDER published quarterly for Association Members.
Many individuals in various walks of life have aided and added to this history. Some of the key ones and their area of support were:
Joyce Braun - Technician--Planning & Services Dept.-- St. Lucie County--Mapping Information
Bob Gladwin - Island history
Reta & Richard King - Little Jim and island information
Ron Knaggs - NBA, COP, and Queens Cove information
Ruth McSween - Curator, Seal Museum information
Carl Meltzer - Captain of Station 9 - Fire and rescue information
Craig Mundt - NBA information & information sources
Raymond Murankes - St. Lucie County Utilities - water services and waste water management
Matt Samuel - EMT & Fireman - island information and names of information sources
Nancy Spalding - Coral Cove information
Chuck Thiess - SEAL Museum and island information
Jim "Patches" Watson - Extensive SEAL information
Diane Andrews - Queens Cove information
Herb & Billie Winemiller - Ocean Harbor North information