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Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel- Pauline Smith

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Lighthouses of the Sunshine State

Screening of movie “Todos se van” (Everybody Leaves)

Florida Water Stories

Weeki Wachee: City of Mermaids

Boulevard Of Dreams : the History of Greater North Miami

Books That Every Floridian Should Have on the Shelf

Come All Ye Bold Heroes: The “Evil Necessity

From Segregation to Desegregation: The History of Jones High School in Orlando, 1880-2018″

Cassadaga: Speaking of the Dead

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Jones High School History Museum Online Digital History Exhibit

Florida in the Civil War? Believe It!

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Plants of the South Pacific with Dr. Warren Wagner, Smithsonian Institution

Art & Social Justice: The Legacy of the Freedom Riders

Screening of movie “The Travel Agent” (2015)

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Talk by Víctor Andrés Triay- Fleeing Castro

Florida’s Female Pioneers

U-Boats So Close to Home: An American Family’s World War II Story of Survival and the U-boat that Attacked Them

The Sage Project II: Hannibal Square Elders Tell Their Stories

Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel- Theodore Roosevelt

Race to the Movies: 42, The Jackie Robinson Story

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Screening of movie “Horizontes” (Horizons)

Majory Stoneman Douglas: A Life with the Everglades

Strange Fruit in Florida

U-Boats So Close to Home: An American Family’s World War II Story of Survival and the U-boat that Attacked Them

Settlers of the Spanish Florida Frontier: Canary Islanders in Colonial Florida

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Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel- Arthur Schleman

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Blue Revolution: A Water Ethic for Florida

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Modern by Tradition: Innovation and the Transformation of Seminole Culture

Old Manatee Launch Event- Florida Stories Walking Tour

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Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel- Henry Plant

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The Legacy of Franklin Roosevelt’s WPA in Florida

Florida Cattle Ranching: Five Centuries of Tradition

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Oh, Florida!

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Exhibitions

Imagining Florida: History & Myth in the Sunshine State

Nov. 13, 2018 – Mar. 24, 2019
Boca Raton Museum of Art
Boca Raton, FL

This stunning exhibition is a major anthology of art made in and inspired by Florida and its people, places, flora, and fauna.

On the Steps of History: Florida’s Inaugurations

Dec 4, 2018 – Mar 10, 2019
Florida Historic Capitol Museum
Tallahassee, FL

This exhibition showcases the pomp and prestige of Florida’s historic inaugurations featuring artifacts, photographs, and film footage from private and public collections.

Lay of the Land: The Art of Florida's Cattle Culture

Dec 11, 2018 – Apr 14, 2019
Albin Polasek Museum
Winter Park, FL

Explore this exhibit focusing on the art of the cowmen and women unique to Florida, who have historically been called “crackers” or “cowboys.”

Crossroads: Change in Rural America, Live Oak, FL

Dec 15, 2018 – Jan 26, 2019
Live Oak Public Library
Live Oak, FL

Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.