Florida Frontiers Radio Show #19

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19

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Radio Show #19
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MAURICE O’SULLIVAN AND WENXIAN ZHANG “A TRIP TO FLORIDA FOR HEALTH AND SPORT”

Cyrus Parkhurst Condit wrote the novel, A Trip to Florida for Health and Sport, in 1855, which gives an accurate depiction of everyday life in Florida prior to the Civil War. It was first published in 2009 and edited by Rollins College professors Dr. Maurice O'Sullivan and Dr. Wexian Zhang.

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01:20

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16:00

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MEMORIES OF FLORIDA OYSTERS

This program features an interview with Polly Sutherland Moore about oyster fishing with her father in St. Lucie.

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17:40

Length: 

04:15

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HISTORY OF BASEBALL SPRING TRAINING

University of Florida historian Dr. Jack Davis and author Dr. Kevin MaCarthy, who has written several books about baseball in Florida, discuss the history of baseball spring training in the state and its impact on tourism and the economy.

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21:55

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08:05

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Program Date: 

18 May 2009

Segment Summary: 

SEGMENTS | MAURICE O’SULLIVAN AND WENXIAN ZHANG “A TRIP TO FLORIDA FOR HEALTH AND SPORT” | MEMORIES OF FLORIDA OYSTERS | HISTORY OF BASEBALL SPRING TRAINING