Aerial view of the Everglades

Aerial view of the Everglades


Image Number

  • C031449

Year

  • 1959

Date Note

  • December 1959.

Series Title

General Note

  • Photographed west of Cape Sable area. Note Florida Bay in the distance.
  • Vast areas of water and grass stretching for miles make up the major part of the Florida Everglades as seen from this aerial view. The Everglades run southward from Lake Okeechobee for 5,000 to 8,000 square miles. Countless varieties of tropical flowers and plant life are found in this the only truly tropical area of the United States. More than 230 varieties of birds, also deer, otters, raccoons, alligators, black bears, and panthers are found inhabiting the territory.

Rights

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 020543.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Holland, Karl E., 1919-1993. Aerial view of the Everglades. 1959. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/76906>, accessed 22 May 2018.

MLA

Holland, Karl E., 1919-1993. Aerial view of the Everglades. 1959. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 May. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/76906>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Holland)