Florida Archives | HistoryNet MENU

Florida

  • American History Magazine

    American History Book Reviews: Florida Art

    The Journey of the Highwaymen  by Catherine M. Enns, Abrams Al Black’s Concrete Dreams  by Gary Monroe, University Press of Florida The Highwaymen: Florida’s Outsider Artists PBS DVD Striving young African Americans in 1950s...

  • American History Magazine

    Surrounded by Alligators

    While other Americans were gearing up for revolution in 1774, William Bartram waxed poetic about the natural wonders he encountered exploring the St. John’s River in East Florida. “The groves resound the unceasing cries of the...

  • MHQ Magazine

    The Invasion of Cuba

    The greatest short-term mobilization since World War II took place during the missile crisis of 1962. The plans to take the island are revealed here for the first time.   Most published accounts and studies of the Cuban Missile Crisis...