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1900-1930

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On the Back. Original spelled as cocoanut: Jacksonville, Florida. The Cocoanut Dock. Many years ago the Spanish brig "Providencia" cocoanut-laden was cast away off the Florida coast and the cocoanuts were washed ashore to find congenial climate and soil for reproductive growth. Today the nuts form a considerable item of export through the port of Jacksonville. The cocoanut wharf is one of the sights of the city.

NFP173.pdf (1558 kB)
Archival file-front and back

Keywords

Northeast Florida Regional Postcard Collection; Collectors and collecting -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- Photograph collections; Postcards--Florida--Jacksonville--History--20th century; Jacksonville (Fla.)--History--20th century--Pictorial works; Docks--Florida--Jacksonville--History--20th Century; Rivers--Florida--Jacksonville--History--20th century

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