Oak tree, preserved by passing road around it - Fernandina Beach, Florida.

Oak tree, preserved by passing road around it - Fernandina Beach, Florida.


Image Number

  • C018339

Year

  • 1953

Date Note

  • Photographed on June 5, 1953.

Series Title

General Note

  • The tree is known locally as "Kate's Oak" after Kate Bailey of the neighboring Bailey House who is reported to have kept vigil on her porch with a shotgun to prevent city workers from cutting down the tree when Ash Street was paved.

Rights

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 046251.

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Oak tree, preserved by passing road around it - Fernandina Beach, Florida.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Barron, Charles Lee, 1917-1997. Oak tree, preserved by passing road around it - Fernandina Beach, Florida. 1953. Black & white photoprint, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/71674>, accessed 22 July 2019.

MLA

Barron, Charles Lee, 1917-1997. Oak tree, preserved by passing road around it - Fernandina Beach, Florida. 1953. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/71674>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Barron)