Tamiami trail blazers holding sign - Tamiami Trail, Florida.

Tamiami trail blazers holding sign - Tamiami Trail, Florida.


Image Number

  • RC04681

Year

  • 1923

Date Note

  • Photographed April 4-22, 1923.

Series Title

General Note

  • The trail blazers were the first men to cross the unfinished portion of the trail (from Fort Myers to Everglades City) in automobiles. The group included one commissary truck, 7 model T Fords, and a new Elcar but only the 7 Fords made it.
  • The Ford Model T Coupe, in which Russell Kay and Frank Whitman made the trip, was owned by Florida Grower magazine.

Creator

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 18355c.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Tamiami trail blazers holding sign - Tamiami Trail, Florida. 1923. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/28143>, accessed 28 July 2016.

MLA

Tamiami trail blazers holding sign - Tamiami Trail, Florida. 1923. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 28 Jul. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/28143>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida)