San Marco Avenue entrance to the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine, Fla.

San Marco Avenue entrance to the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine, Fla.


Image Number

  • PC12290

Year

  • 19--

Publication Info

  • St. Augustine, Fla. : Florida Souvenir Co., 19--.

Series Title

General Note

  • Note number at top left: 59. Number on back at top right: 69182.
  • Accompanying note: "'The Fountain of Youth' at St. Augustine, Florida is the mecca of visitors from all parts of the world. According to tradition this bubbling fountain supposedly marks the exact spot where Ponce de Leon, the Spanish explorer, in search of this fabled 'Fountain of Youth' first landed in the New World, April 2, 1513 and planted the cross (shown in the picture) taking possession in the name of Spain."
  • Note at the bottom: "The Oldest City in the United States".

Physical Description

  • 1 postcard - hand-colored - 9 x 14 cm.

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Chicago Manual of Style

San Marco Avenue entrance to the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine, Fla. 19--. Hand-colored postcard, 9 x 14 cm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/269870>, accessed 29 July 2016.

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San Marco Avenue entrance to the Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine, Fla. 19--. Hand-colored postcard. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 29 Jul. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/269870>.

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(State Archives of Florida)