Photo gallery: Sand, sun and Scientology — A century of Clearwater history

Published May 26 2015
Updated May 26 2015

Happy 100th birthday, Clearwater!

Tampa Bay's third-largest city is marking its centennial with a slate of events throughout the year, including a parade and public celebration Saturday. We thought you might enjoy browsing through some photos that give you a taste of the history as well as a few of the many things that make Clearwater special.

You can purchase reprints of most of the photos included in this gallery by visiting the Times image archive.