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Before Jamestown: Europeans, Africans, and Indians in La Florida, 1513-1607
The early history of European settlements in Florida with a focus on Florida’s rich yet largely neglected Spanish colonization, which began nearly a century before Jamestown with St. Augustine, the first European settlement of North America established in 1513.
Michael Francis is a historican and Hough Family Chair of Florida Studies and professor of history at USF St. Petersburg.
This event is funded by Florida Humanities’ Florida Talks program, in partnership with Heritage Village.
Date/time: February 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Presented By:Michael Francis, Scholar