Discover Florida Lecture Series - Fall 2012 / Spring 2013

Saturday, November 10, 2012
Saturday, February 16, 2013
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Saturday, April 6, 2013

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LITERARY PERSPECTIVES ON FLORIDA HISTORY AND CULTURE (Zora N. Hurston & Stetson Kennedy book anniversaries)

Saturday, November 17, 2012

THE FLORIDA HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS
A SPECIAL ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
LITERARY PERSPECTIVES ON FLORIDA HISTORY AND CULTURE:
CELEBRATING
THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF
ZORA NEALE HURSTON’S THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD
AND
THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF
STETSON KENNEDY’S PALMETTO COUNTRY

SATURDAY,
NOVEMBER 17
AT 2:00 PM
LIBRARY OF
FLORIDA HISTORY
435 BREVARD AVENUE
COCOA, FLORIDA 32922

Ponce De Leon Landed HERE!!

Saturday, January 5, 2013
Saturday, January 12, 2013

Ponce deLeon Landed Here was performed live on
January 12 at 2pm at the historic Volusia County Courthouse Deland FL.,
and January 5 at the Historic West Palm Beach Courthouse


 



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“WALKIN’ LAWTON: THE LAWTON CHILES TRAIL THROUGH FLORIDA AND THE NATION" - Author Presentation

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Friday, November 30, 2012

SEE THE AUTHOR PRESENT HIS TALK
“WALKIN’ LAWTON: THE LAWTON CHILES TRAIL THROUGH FLORIDA AND THE NATION”

 

LOCATION AND DATES

THE MUSEUM OF FLORIDA HISTORY
500 S. BRONOUGH STREET
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2012
12:00 PM

LAWTON M. CHILES CENTER FOR
FLORIDA HISTORY
FLORIDA SOUTHERN COLLEGE
LAKELAND, FLORIDA
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012
7:00 PM

FLORIDA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
LIBRARY OF FLORIDA HISTORY
435 BREVARD AVENUE
COCOA, FLORIDA
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
7:00 PM

 

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  1. JAMES C. CLARK “PRESIDENTS IN FLORIDA”
  2. 1513 MOMENT – EUROPEAN DISEASES RAVAGE NATIVES
  3. OKEECHOBEE LIVESTOCK MARKET
  4. BOK TOWER GARDENS

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

Florida Frontiers 130

  1. SENATOR AND AUTHOR BOB GRAHAM
  2. 1513 MOMENT – MISSION SAN LUIS
  3. DR. GEORGE PORTER AND LINCOLN ASSASSINS
  4. CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS IN FLORIDA

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

Florida Frontiers 129

  1. THE BATTLE OF FORT MOSE
  2. 1513 MOMENT – THE JUAN ORTIZ STORY
  3. ZORA NEALE HURSTON AND GEORGE SMATHERS
  4. FLAMINGO GARDENS

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

Florida Frontiers 128

  1. BOB KEALING ON JACK KEROUAC, BROWNIE WISE, AND GRAM PARSONS
  2. FLORIDA GOVERNOR JOHN MARTIN
  3. THE YEARLING TRAIL

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

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  1. “MOSQUITOS, ALLIGATORS, AND DETERMINATION” 2012
  2. 1513 MOMENT – THE BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ST. AUGUSTINE
  3. VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF THE TREASURE COAST
  4. PAYNE’S PRAIRIE

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

Florida Frontiers 126

  1. HISTORY OF FLORIDA’S GEOLOGICAL RESOURCES
  2. 1513 MOMENT – FLORIDA IN THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
  3. MEMORIES OF A LIFEGUARD
  4. SPANISH CONQUISTADORS IN FLORIDA

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

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  1. PALM BEACH COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
  2. 1513 MOMENT – ARCHAEOLOGY IN ST. AUGUSTINE
  3. COLLECTING OTTER PELTS IN THE MID 20TH CENTURY
  4. THE GOLDEN AGE OF RAILROADS IN FLORIDA

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)

Florida Frontiers 124

  1. ZACH ZACHARIAS ON THE NOVA ROAD MASTODON
  2. 1513 MOMENT – LA CHULA RANCH
  3. U.S. 1 CITRUS STANDS
  4. ATTEMPTS AT COLONIZATION

29:00 minutes (26.55 MB)