Historical marker for First Christmas Service - Tallahassee, Florida

Historical marker for First Christmas Service - Tallahassee, Florida


Image Number

  • FPS00079

Year

  • 1962

Series Title

General Note

  • Marker text: "In this vicinity was the Indian Village of Anhayea. Here the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto and his men spent the fall and winter of 1539-40. Since twelve priests accompanied the Spaniards, it is probable that the first Christmas service in the United States was celebrated here. Florida Board of Parks and Historical Memorials, in cooperation with Leon County Commissioners. F-87. 1962."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 2.5 x 2.5 in.

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Historical marker for First Christmas Service - Tallahassee, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Historical marker for First Christmas Service - Tallahassee, Florida. 1962. Black & white photonegative, 2.5 x 2.5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/116202>, accessed 25 April 2018.

MLA

Historical marker for First Christmas Service - Tallahassee, Florida. 1962. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 25 Apr. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/116202>.

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(State Archives of Florida)