History of Florida Live in St. Augustine, October 11-12

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, Oct. 11

1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Welcome, opening remarks, introductions
Speakers:
Michael Gannon – editor
author – First European Contacts
Paul E. Hoffman – The Land They Found
Eugene Lyon – Settlement and Survival

3:45 – 5:15 p.m.
Amy Turner Bushnell – Republic of Spaniards,
Republic of Indians
Daniel L. Schafer – Raids, Sieges, and
International Wars
Jane Landers – Free & Enslaved

 

Saturday, Oct. 12

8:30 – 10:15 a.m.
Daniel L. Schafer – British Rule in the Floridas
Susan R. Parker – Second Spanish Period
in the Two Floridas
Daniel L. Schafer – U.S. Territory and State

10:30 – Noon
Robert A. Taylor – The Civil War, 1861-1865
Thomas Graham – The First Developers
Gary R. Mormino – World War II

LUNCH BREAK

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Jack E. Davis – Florida by Nature
Della Scott-Ireton and Amy Cook – The Maritime
Heritage of Florida
Raymond Mohl – Immigration and Ethnicity
in Florida History

3:15 – 5:00 p.m.
David R. Colburn – Florida Politics:
A Premier Battleground
Gary R. Mormino / Raymond A. Mohl – Boom,
Bust and Uncertainty

To view the most up-to-date schedule of panel discussions, visit: http://www.staugustinehistoricalsociety.org/historylive.pdf

 

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The History of Florida, edited by Michael Gannon and heralded as the “definitive history” of Florida, has been updated with 11 revised and 5 completely new chapters. No other book so fully or accurately captures the highs and lows, the grandeur and the craziness, the horrors and the glories of the past 500 years in the Land of Sunshine. Copies of The History of Florida will be available for sale from the St, Augustine Historical Society during this event. It will be widely available on October 29. 

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One Comment on “History of Florida Live in St. Augustine, October 11-12”

  1. October 3, 2013 at 5:19 pm #

    I’ll keep this in mind. Thanks!

    Kathleen Kaskaauthor of the Sydney Lockhart Mystery Serieshttp://www.kathleenkaska.com http://www.kathleenkaskawrites.blogspot.com/

    Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2013 17:42:08 +0000 To: kathleenkaska@hotmail.com

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