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Florida Cattle Ranching: Five Centuries of Tradition

Event Date:

February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery
500 N. Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce, 34950-3080


J. Marshall Adams
(772) 465-0630

Program Description:

Cattle were introduced into the present day United States when Juan Ponce de Leon brought Spanish cattle to Florida in 1521. Bob Stone’s multi-media presentation explores and celebrates the history and culture of the nation’s oldest cattle ranching state from the colonial period to the 21st century.