Governor Fred Cone with Boy Scout troop just prior to leaving for the 1939 New York World's Fair - Jacksonville, Florida

Governor Fred Cone with Boy Scout troop just prior to leaving for the 1939 New York World's Fair - Jacksonville, Florida


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  • SP00780

Year

  • 1939

Date Note

  • Photographed on August 27, 1939.

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General Note

  • August 27 - September 2, 1939 was Florida Week at the 1939 New York World's Fair, and they designated August 29, 1939 as Fred Cone Day. Governor Cone, along with friends and several boy scouts, rode a special ACL train to New York. They boarded the train at Jacksonville's downtown train station. Wile in New York, Cone fell ill and did not visit the fair.
  • Cone is in the white suit in the center; to his left is his spouse, Mildred Cone.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photograph - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Spottswood, Jack(John Gordon), d. ca. 1950. Governor Fred Cone with Boy Scout troop just prior to leaving for the 1939 New York World's Fair - Jacksonville, Florida. 1939. Black & white photograph, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/51830>, accessed 25 August 2016.

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Spottswood, Jack(John Gordon), d. ca. 1950. Governor Fred Cone with Boy Scout troop just prior to leaving for the 1939 New York World's Fair - Jacksonville, Florida. 1939. Black & white photograph. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 25 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/51830>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Spottswood)