Photo of Dr. Harold L. Noakes and John Harst. Noakes helped select the Hammocks Beach camp site. Harst was the caretaker for the Dr. William Sharp property. Dr. Sharp, from New York City, deeded 4,500 acres to the beach corporation.
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