Our Group Pinterest Boards

For the month of July, we’ll showcase our group Pinterest boards. The second one is:

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Beach snapshots – Fort Walton Beach, Florida

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Credit: State Archives of Florida (Holland, Karl E., 1919-1993.), Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/95273

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Florida Facts: Did You Know?

How are the rattles on a dusky pygmy rattlesnake different from the rattles of the canebrake or diamondback rattlesnakes?

Dusky pygmy rattlesnakes rattles are tiny, barely audible, and sound like a buzzing insect. 

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Photo: (Diamond back rattlesnake, State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/149281)

Question from The Florida Quiz Book by Hollee Temple

 

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Our Group Pinterest Boards

For the month of July, we’ll showcase our group Pinterest boards. The first one is:

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Beach Snapshots, People on the beach – Daytona Beach, Florida

pr02333Credit: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/2252

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Florida Facts: Did You Know?

Is the water in the Everglades fresh water or salt water?

Fresh water

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Photo: (Alligator basking in the sun in the Everglades – Everglades, Florida by Liddle, Thomas E., Jr., State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/13484)

Question from The Florida Quiz Book by Hollee Temple

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Pinterest Boards We Love, Florida Fun

This week’s theme for “Pinterest Boards We Love” is Florida Fun

http://pinterest.com/carolynnjune/florida-fun/ by June Williams

http://pinterest.com/gkbutler/florida-fun/ by Gina K. Butler

http://pinterest.com/authenticfla/authentic-travel/ by Authentic Florida

 

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Florida Keys Snapshots, Sombrero Key Lighthouse #flkeys

Aerial view of the Sombrero Key Lighthouse – Monroe County, Florida

Credit: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/56861 (Andy Harrold)

Credit: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/56861 (Andy Harrold)

 

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Florida Facts: Did You Know?

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Withla, in Polk County is short for Withlacoochee. The name Withlacoochee comes from the Creek words we,”water,” thlako, “big,” and chee, “little,” or little big water.

Information from Florida Place Names by Allen Morris.

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Pinterest Boards We Love, Florida Food

This week’s theme for “Pinterest Boards We Love” is Florida Food

http://pinterest.com/jeffhouck/florida-state-fair-food/ by Jeff Houck

http://pinterest.com/fgantz/food-stops-in-south-florida/ by Frank Gantz

http://pinterest.com/keywestexpress/key-west-food/ by Key West Express

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