Lost Treasures of Florida’s West Coast

#C-4160
Hudson, L. Frank

Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated with pictures and maps
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 84
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Treasure Trove Publications, St. Petersburg, Florida (1983), in paperback.
Description: This pamphlet identifies several hundred land and sunken treasure sites on the west coast of Florida and gives a brief description of each. In most cases, professionally-drawn maps are included to identify the sites. The sunken treasure information in this pamphlet is included in both “Florida Treasure Shipwrecks” (#C-4120) and “How to Discover and Profit from Florida Shipwreck Treasures” (#C-4130).

Lost Treasure of Florida’s Gulf Coast

#C-4150
Hudson, L. Frank and Gordon R. Prescott

Library of Congress: 73-9494
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated with photos and maps
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 56
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Great Outdoors Publishing Co., St. Petersburg, Florida (1973), in paperback. It has a price printed on the cover of $1.95. A second printing is identical except that it has a price of $2.95 printed on the cover.
Description: This pamphlet identifies approximately one hundred land and sunken treasure sites on the Gulf coast of Florida and gives a brief description of each. In most cases, maps are included to identify the site locations. The sunken treasure information in this pamphlet is included in both “Florida Treasure Shipwrecks” (#C-4120) and “How to Discover and Profit from Florida Shipwreck Treasures” (#C-4130).

Lost Treasures of Florida’s East Coast

#C-4140
Hudson, L. Frank

Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated with pictures and hand-drawn maps
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Pages: 60
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Treasure Trove Publications, St. Petersburg, Florida (1983), in paperback. You can identify the first edition by the publisher’s P.O. Box number, 14250. This book has been reproduced at a later date with a publisher’s P.O. Box number of 11445.
Description: This pamphlet (produced on a copying machine) identifies approximately one hundred land and sunken treasure sites on the east coast of Florida and gives a brief description of each. In most cases, hand-drawn maps are included for each wreck. The information in this pamphlet is included in both “Florida Treasure Shipwrecks” (#C-4120) and “How to Discover and Profit from Florida Shipwreck Treasures” (#C-4130).

How to Discover and Profit From Florida Shipwreck Treasures

#C-4130
Hudson, L. Frank

ISBN/ISSN: 0-942084-28-4
Library of Congress: 85-82086
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Same book as “Florida Treasure Shipwrecks” (#C-4120); pamphlet; illustrated with drawings and nautical charts
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 85
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by LaFray Young Publications Co., Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (1985), in paperback. Several subsequent paperback editions have been published by Winner Enterprises, including an “Expanded Edition” in 1985.
Description: This pamphlet appears to be a reprinted edition of “Florida Treasure Shipwrecks” (#C-4120) with better charts and better quality printing. It identifies 133 Florida treasure shipwrecks with a one-paragraph description and plots each wreck on a nautical chart.