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Oral History Interview with Commissioner Betsy Vanderley and her mother Kay VanderLey
My name is Kay VanderLey, I was born in Travers City, Michigan. And my name is Betsy VanderLey, I was also born in Travers City, MI. Oral history with Orange County Commissioner Betsy VanderLey and her mother, Kay VanderLey, at the Orlando Public Libra ... Read more
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Betsy VanderLey Oral History Interview
My name is Kay VanderLey, I was born in Travers City, Michigan. And my name is Betsy VanderLey, I was also born in Travers City, MI.  Oral history with Orange County Commissioner Betsy VanderLey and her mother, Kay VanderLey, at the Orlando Public Lib ... Read more
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Rock Springs
 Rock Springs on located near Apopka, in Kelly Park.  Rock Springs Run is a popular spot for tubing, snorkeling, and swimming. ... Read more
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Thursby House at Blue Spring
Florida Historic Homes by Stewart & Hupp ... Read more
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DeLeon Springs - Old Spanish Sugar Mill
The Old Spanish Sugar Mill is a unique restaurant located inside DeLeon Springs State Park.                            & ... Read more
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Blue Spring State Park and Manatees
Blue Spring State Park in Orange City, Florida, is a winter haven for manatees. ... Read more
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Wekiva (Wekiwa) Springs
Wekiva (or Wekiwa) Springs, formerly known as Clay Springs, is a natural spring located near Apopka, Florida. ... Read more
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Vertebrates Identified in Wekiwa Springs
This brochure, from 1986, gives information about the vertebrate animals found in Wekiwa Springs State Park. ... Read more
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Wekiwa Springs Hiking and Horse Trails
Maps, plus rules and procedures of Wekiwa Springs hiking and horse trails.  The horse trail information is from 1982 and the hiking trail information is from 1983.    ... Read more
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Brochure of DeLeon Springs
 This brochure, from 1985, gives an overview of DeLeon Springs State Park. ... Read more
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Blue Springs: A Bit of Inspiration for a British Poet
William Bartram, an American 18th-century naturalist and explorer, wrote a book titled Travels detailing the plants and landscape he encountered during his time exploring Florida in the 1770's.  Samuel Taylor Coleridge was a British poet who used Bar ... Read more
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Natural Springs of Central Florida
Florida has more than 700 springs.  The majority of springs bubble up from the Florida Aquifer and are located north of I-4. However, the Orlando area has many beautiful springs that are rich in history.  These springs include Wekiva (Wekiwa) and Rock S ... Read more