Tourists viewing an anchor at the Fountain of Youth attraction in Saint Augustine, Florida.

Tourists viewing an anchor at the Fountain of Youth attraction in Saint Augustine, Florida.


Image Number

  • COM02108

Year

  • 1974

Date Note

  • Photographed in June 1974.

Series Title

General Note

  • The spring is said to have been visited in 1513 by Ponce de Leon. It is believed to have been enclosed in 1565 when the first permanent settlement in the United States was established at Saint Augustine, Florida.
  • Property purchased by Dr. Luella Day McConnell in 1901 who began to charge an admission price to drink from the waters of the free flowing spring found on the estate.

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Physical Description

  • 1 slide - col.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

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Tourists viewing an anchor at the Fountain of Youth attraction in Saint Augustine, Florida.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Gaines, James L. Tourists viewing an anchor at the Fountain of Youth attraction in Saint Augustine, Florida. 1974. Color slide, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/92925>, accessed 19 March 2019.

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Gaines, James L. Tourists viewing an anchor at the Fountain of Youth attraction in Saint Augustine, Florida. 1974. Color slide. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Mar. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/92925>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Gaines)