Group Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
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Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
Physical Description: 6 v. : ; 39 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Florida State Advertising Commission
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: 1948-1949?]
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General Note: Issued separately for Florida cities in cooperation with local chambers of commerce and varied agencies.
General Note: In loose-leaf binders.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00075576
Volume ID: VID00102
Source Institution: University of Florida
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INTERLACHEN, FLORIDA


Putnam County



Part A--General Information


1. Location:

Interlachen is in North Florida, 17 miles west of Palatka, and is near the
Ocklawaha River. The elevation is 108 feet.

2. Transportation:


Florida Highway 20 passes through Interlachen.
road provides'freight and express.service. Bus
Greyhound Lines. Air service is not available,


3. Population:


Putnam County had a population of 17,837 in 1945.
lachen was 134.

4. Climate;

(From observations at Crescent City, Florida.)


Normal
Temperature


January
February
March
April
May
June


58.6
60.3
65.3
69.6
75.6
79.9


Normal
Rainfall


2.40
2.89
3.29
2.40
4.64
7.09


July
August
September
October
November
December
Annual


The Atlantic Coast Line Rail-
service is provided by the


The population of Inter-


Normal
Temperature


81.7
81.6
79.3
72,7
64.7
58.8
70.7


Normal
Rainfall


6.93
6.56
5.80
4.13
1.72
2.89
50.74


5, History:


Interlachen means between two lakes.
incorporated in 1885.


The town was settled in 1882, and


6. Maior Sources of Income:

Interlachen Sand and Golden Gravel blocks, kaolin, turpentine and other pine
tree products, and citrus fruits provide the main sources of income.

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment

1. Special Events:

There is an annual Fourth of July celebration with picnics, races, games, and
water sports.

2. Athletic Events:

Baseball Games.

3. Tourist Clubs:


Tourist Club meets every other Thursday.
the meetings.


Supper and entertainment follows


4. Recreational Clubs:

None.

5. Civic Organizations:


Garden Club


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INTERLACHEN, FLORIDA


6. Fraternal Organizations:

None.

7. Organized Entertainment:


Interlachen Singing Society
Dances and parties frequently at Town Hall.

8. Recreational Facilities:

Interlachen has a town park, two shuffleboard courts, and one tennis court.

9. Hunting:


Quail, turkeys, duck, geese,'deer and bears are found
approximately two miles to unposted hunting grounds.
hunting guides are not available.


in this
Hunting


section. It is
lodges and


10. Fishing:

Fresh water bass, perch, and trout are caught in Lake Lagonda, Lake Chipco,
Lake Gallilee, Slipper Lake, Lake Ida, and Grandin Lake. Fishing camps are
not available. Local people will serve as fishing guides. Boats may be'',
rented at Cedar Landing, Ocklawaha River; and from Charles Housman, Lake
Lagonda.

11. Churches:

Methodist apd Congregational Christian denominations have services in
Interlachen,

Part C--Accommodations


There are no
Interlachen.


hotels, tourist courts, guest homes, or trailer parks in
'Brush Store serves quick lunches.


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