Join Swampy, the Swamp Ape, in his adventures around Florida! From stops around the state, his cartoon strip fun & Florida collectibles he finds! The comic strip appears every Mon, Wed and Fri! Here's Swampy's site: http://swampysflorida.com/
Florida Heitman makes a catch near her father’s hotel at Punta Rassa. Her father had converted the army barracks of Fort Dulaney in the Shultz Hotel for cattlemen shipping cattle to Key West and on to Cuba.
This postcard is part of a ‘Charm Spots of Florida’ booklet mailed in 1965 from Tampa.
This photo is from ’ Everglades: The Story Behind the Scenery’ by Jack De Golia. You can purchase a copy of this book by clicking here or below.
Click here to plan a rip to visit the Garden Key Jefferson lighthouse. This photo is from ’ Guide to Florida Lighthouses’ by Elinor De Wire.
This photo is from ’ Pensacola: Florida’s First Place City : A Pictorial History’ by Jesse Earle Bowden, page 81.
Here’s a tray depicted early and more recent images of Badcock Furniture Stores. Badcock is a Florida native, born in Mulberry, in south Polk County.
This postcards, as with most all shown on this site, is part of the Swampy’s Florida collection.