shrug-l: Florida Related Images and Photographs
C. Henry Depew
Thu, 13 Jan 2005 13:48:46 -0500
In case someone is interested in images.
>The Florida Heritage Collection (http://palmm.fcla.edu/fh/) now contains
>images digitized through an LSTA grant to the Southwest Florida Library
>Network (SWFLN). The Big Cypress National Preserve collection has
>beautiful images of landscape, flora and fauna from this southwest Florida
>park. The Koreshan State Historical Site is a collection of photographs of
>the Koreshan Unity community founded on the banks of the Estero River. The
>Sanibel Island History Collection is a digital photo-album documenting the
>historical development of Sanibel's people, groups, organizations and
>institutions as well as Sanibel's environment. The three collections each
>have pathfinders in Florida Heritage. The materials can be searched
>through Florida Heritage, and are presented in Visual Collections.
>Counts for selected PALMM projects as of January 1, 2005:
>Florida Heritage 3475 items, 216,803 pages or images
>Florida Environments Online 1066 titles, 73,106 pages
>Reclaiming the Everglades 376 titles, 7,743 pages
>Literature for Children 496 titles, 75,365 pages
>Miami Metropolitan Archives 65 titles, 4,448 pages
>Eric Eustace Williams 18 titles, 853 pages
>Psychological Study of the
> Arts 22 titles, 4,327 pages
> Environmental Documents 33 titles, 2,220 pages
>World Map Collections 4711 maps
>Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps 2936 maps
>Milemarkers 894 photographs
>Aerial Photographs Florida 89,882 photographs
>Several collections have grown substantially since this time last year.
>Florida Heritage has added 1068 titles, Florida Environments Online added
>188 titles, World Maps added 2651 maps, and Milemarkers added 250 photos.