Kitchen house at Kingsley Plantation - Jacksonville, Florida

Kitchen house at Kingsley Plantation - Jacksonville, Florida


Image Number

  • PR05407

Year

  • 197-

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General Note

  • Often called the John "Don Juan" McQueen house, after the person who first built Kingsley Plantation. It was later called the Anna Jai (Anna Kingsley) house, after Kingsley's wife. The main house is partially visible at the far right in the distant background. The building's foundation was made of tabby.
  • Kingsley Plantation was a state park from the 1950s until 1989. Tours of the house, furnished with antiques purchased in the 1950s and 1960s, were offered by park staff. In 1989, U.S. Representative Charles Bennett negotiated the creation of the Timucuan Ecological and Historical Preserve, which would include national, state, and city properties and parks. As part of the negotiation, the State of Florida purchased Fort George Island to be used as a state park, but transferred Kingsley Plantation to the National Park Service.

Physical Description

  • 1 photograph - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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Kitchen house at Kingsley Plantation - Jacksonville, Florida . 197-. Black & white photograph, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/4692>, accessed 31 August 2016.

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Kitchen house at Kingsley Plantation - Jacksonville, Florida . 197-. Black & white photograph. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 31 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/4692>.

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