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Vintage Florida: Hidden History of Florida
Six out of ten Floridians come from outside Florida and know little of the state’s rich history. Jim Clark presents a fun 50-minute journey through 400 years of history with lots of images all based on the book Hidden History of Florida. The trip will leave listeners with a new appreciation of their state’s past. This program takes place on Zoom. Please contact [email protected] for the Zoom link. Zoom is provided by the Association of Rural and Small Libraries. Jim Clark is a Senior Lecturer in the University of Central Florida History Department. He has emerged as one of Florida’s leading historians, noted for his books and research. He is the author of nine books, and the editor of a three-volume anthology of Florida Literature. This program is a partnership between the Florida Humanities and the Tavares Public Library.
Funding for this program was provided by Florida Humanities and sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
Date/time: October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Presented By:James Clark, Senior Lecturer, University of Central Florida History Department
Email Rebecca Campbell for the registration link.