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A young woman taking a break at McKee Jungle Gardens - Vero Beach, Florida.
One of Florida's finest naturalistic attrations with enchanting trails and strange exotic beauty at every turn: pelican flowers from Guatemala, mahogany trees from Africa, giant bamboo from the Far East and Australian tree ferns. Wildlife exhibits include macaws, flamingos, parrots, mynah birds, cranes, monkeys and otters. During World War II the U.S. Navy used McKee Jungle Gardens for training pilots in jungle survival. "Open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission $1.85 for adults and 50 cents for children ages 5 to 14."
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A young woman taking a break at McKee Jungle Gardens - Vero Beach, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/156277>, accessed 4 October 2022.
A young woman taking a break at McKee Jungle Gardens - Vero Beach, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/156277>