Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida.

Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida.


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  • TD00631A

Year

  • 1959

Date Note

  • Photographed on July 2, 1959.

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General Note

  • Camp Orchard Pond was used from 1927 to 1947, when it was sold. Summer camp operations were moved to Camp Semialachee (union of "Seminole" and "Apalachee") which was used by the Boy Scouts from 1947 to 1965. The camping was then moved to the Wallwood Scout Reservation.
  • Accompanying note: "ALL TIED UP IN KNOTS - The art of using the right kind of knot at the right time was practiced last week by Mike Conker and Bobby Clark, both of Tallahassee, at Boy Scout Camp [Semialachee]. The two boys will share their knowledge with other scouts during the coming year."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 60 mm.

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Shelf Number

  • Location: 30740B.
Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida.
Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Finch, Ellis. Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida. 1959. Black & white photonegative, 60 mm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/262346>, accessed 24 July 2019.

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Finch, Ellis. Boy Scouts practicing their knots at Camp Semialachee in Leon County near Tallahassee, Florida. 1959. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 24 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/262346>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Finch)