Jekyll Island
05/04/2020 12:00 AM
05/04/2020 12:00 AM
Discover the fascinating history of Jekyll Island. At the end of the 19th century, wealthy men in America, including J.P. Morgan, William Rockefeller, and Cornelius Vanderbilt, purchased the entire island as a hunting resort prized for its "splendid isolation". Today, Jekyll Island is part of Georgia's Sea Isles and boasts "Millionaire's Village", 240 acres of extravagant homes and winter cottages recognized as a National Historic Landmark.,