Amelia Earhart, Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She received the U. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh: An accomplished author and wife to famous aviator Charles Lindbergh, she was inspired by the beaches to write her 1955 best-selling book, Gift from the Sea. She lived on Captiva Island Florida for a time.