Today in Florida History July 20, 1922 – Alan Stephenson Boyd, the first U.S. Secretary of Transportation was born in Jacksonville on this date. Not only was Boyd the first to occupy this newly created position, he was the first Floridian to serve in a U.S. President’s cabinet. He graduated from the University of Florida in 1941 and served in the Army Air Force during WWII. After the war he practiced law in Florida and was...Read more
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The Apollo Journey Birth of the Space Coast: An exhibit to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Opening July 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm