Today in Florida History February 27, 1964 – President Lyndon B. Johnson spoke at the opening ceremonies of the Cross Florida Barge Canal on this date. President Johnson even detonated the first charge to break ground for the new project. In his speech Johnson said, “The challenge of a modern society is to make the resources of nature useful and beneficial to the community, so this is the passkey to economic growth.” For centuries...Read more
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FREE Program at the Brevard Museum of History & Natural Science: Rattlesnakes and Romance
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