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Swampy’s Florida Books: Updating ‘Florida Cracker Christmas’.

After another trip into Jacksonville, have worked the day on Swampy books. Last minute needs involving ‘Florida Cracker Christmas’ had me go back in to fix some page number issues.

Swampy’s Florida Books: Updating ‘Florida Cracker Christmas’.

After another trip into Jacksonville, have worked the day on Swampy books. Last minute needs involving ‘Florida Cracker Christmas’ had me go back in to fix some page number issues.

Swampy’s Postcard Thursday: Wakulla Springs Swimming Area

Swimming at Wakulla Springs State Park. Those are wooden platforms that once sat in the pool of spring water area.

Swampy’s Postcard Thursday: Wakulla Springs Swimming Area

Swimming at Wakulla Springs State Park. Those are wooden platforms that once sat in the pool of spring water area.

Swampy’s Friday Train Stops: Ocoeee Depot,1880s.

This is the Florida Midland Railroad depot in Ocoee, in west Orange County. The photo is from here and you can read a bit more about the depot there.

Swampy’s Friday Train Stops: Ocoeee Depot,1880s.

This is the Florida Midland Railroad depot in Ocoee, in west Orange County. The photo is from here and you can read a bit more about the depot there.

Swampy’s #Florida Live: University of North Florida students and Swampy say a big “Hello!” from Jacksonville!

Swampy’s #Florida Live: University of North Florida students and Swampy say a big “Hello!” from Jacksonville!

Swampy’s #Florida Live: Swampy, Pasco Pete, Trilby, the baby alligator, and Zuber, the cat, are visiting the University of North Florida. Wonder what they’ll find there?

Swampy’s #Florida Live: Swampy, Pasco Pete, Trilby, the baby alligator, and Zuber, the cat, are visiting the University of North Florida. Wonder what they’ll find there?

Swampy’s Historic Photos: City of Bassinger steamboat, Osceola County, late 1800s.

This photo is from the ‘Osceola Centennial Book - 1987’, page 394.

Swampy’s Historic Photos: City of Bassinger steamboat, Osceola County, late 1800s.

This photo is from the ‘Osceola Centennial Book - 1987’, page 394.

Swampy’s Historic Pictures: Cape Florida Lighthouse painting, @1900.

This painting of he Cape Florida lighthouse was completed using oils by Boyer Gonzales around 1900. In the foreground is a Tequesta burial mound.

Swampy’s Historic Pictures: Cape Florida Lighthouse painting, @1900.

This painting of he Cape Florida lighthouse was completed using oils by Boyer Gonzales around 1900. In the foreground is a Tequesta burial mound.

Swampy’s #Florida Ads: Gulfview Motor Co., Fort Walton Beach, 1955.- http://swampysflorida.com/?p=9921

Swampy’s #Florida Ads: Gulfview Motor Co., Fort Walton Beach, 1955.- http://swampysflorida.com/?p=9921

Swampy’s Postcard Saturday: Worlds Most famous Beach, 1977.

This postcard was mailed on April 14th, 1977 from Jacksonville to Mr. & Mrs. Brunner of Egremonts, Massachusetts, from Tom.

Swampy’s Postcard Saturday: Worlds Most famous Beach, 1977.

This postcard was mailed on April 14th, 1977 from Jacksonville to Mr. & Mrs. Brunner of Egremonts, Massachusetts, from Tom.

Swampy’s Friday Train Stops: Lakeland Train Station, 1880s.

This is the train station that Lakeland founder Abraham Munn had built in Downtown Lakeland in the 1880s.

Swampy’s Friday Train Stops: Lakeland Train Station, 1880s.

This is the train station that Lakeland founder Abraham Munn had built in Downtown Lakeland in the 1880s.