Title: Everglades Postcard ; caption: "Everglades National Park Visitor Center Mural"
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 Material Information
Title: Everglades Postcard ; caption: "Everglades National Park Visitor Center Mural"
Physical Description: Artifact
Language: English
Creator: Anonymous
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Wetlands   ( lcsh )
Postcards   ( tgm )
Picture postcards   ( aat )
Landscape   ( lcsh )
Everglades (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Fires   ( lcsh )
Ephemera -- Florida   ( ltgm )
Artifacts -- Florida   ( aat )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Everglades
 Notes
General Note: postally unused ; caption: "Everglades National Park Visitor Center Mural"; "The vast expanse of sawgrass marsh, dotted with tree islands, makes up what is called the 'true everglades'. Slightly elevated areas in the glades support lush tropical hammocks (far right) and pinelands. Periodic fires burn out invading hardwood trees and maintain the open pine woods. Scattered cypress trees occupy small solution holes in the underlying limestone or congregate to form cypress 'heads' in larger depressions (left of pines). Mangroves mark the line which separates fresh from salt water. Magnificent forests of mangroves line the creeks and shoreline of the Gulf Coast and Florida Bay."; "(Painted by Bernard P. Thomas)"; "Dist. by Everglades Natural History Association"; "Plastichrome © Colourpicture Boston, Mass. 02130"; "P81961"
General Note: 1 card ; 9 x 28 cm
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: FI07050814
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Florida International University: Everglades Digital Library
Holding Location: Private collector
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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