Deland, Florida (Images of America Series)
  • Deland, Florida (Images of America Series)
  • Deland, Florida (Images of America Series)

Deland, Florida (Images of America Series)

by Maggie Smith Hall, West Volusia Historical Society, Michael Justin Holder
     
 

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Nestled in Central Florida between the northerly flowing St. Johns River and the alluring beaches of the Atlantic Ocean, DeLand has been described as the "Athens of Florida." Founded in 1882, DeLand has fought to maintain a small-town atmosphere even as development surrounds the tranquil city. Balancing a strong sense of community with a willingness to allow… See more details below

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Nestled in Central Florida between the northerly flowing St. Johns River and the alluring beaches of the Atlantic Ocean, DeLand has been described as the "Athens of Florida." Founded in 1882, DeLand has fought to maintain a small-town atmosphere even as development surrounds the tranquil city. Balancing a strong sense of community with a willingness to allow progress to knock at its door, DeLand is home to nationally ranked Stetson University, an assortment of inviting cafes, alluring unique shops, determined mom-and-pop stores, and architecturally significant buildings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738515755
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Series:
Images of America Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

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