Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 4
Title: Gonzalez - De Hita site
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 Material Information
Title: Gonzalez - De Hita site
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Block 7 - Lot 4
Physical Description: Historical marker text
Language: English
 Subjects
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
37 Saint George Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
De Hita House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 37 Saint George Street
Coordinates: 29.8966 x -81.313257
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00090508
Volume ID: VID00004
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: B7-L4

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GONZALEZ DE HITA SITE

THE TABBY FOUNDATIONS YOU ARE LOOKING AT ARE THE REMAINS
OF TWO ONE-STORY HOUSES BUILT c. 1750. THESE HOUSES, "
WHICH WERE DEMOLISHED AROUND 1777, WERE EXCAVATED NEARLY
TWO CENTURIES LATER BY DR. K.A. DEAGAN ARCHAEOLOGIST
FROM FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY, UNDER THE SPONSORSHIP OF
THE HISTORIC ST. AUGUSTINE PRESERVATION BOARD AND
ST. AUGUSTINE RESTORATION FOUNDATION, ltc
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THE HOUSE OF BERNARDO GONZALEZ,
A CAVALRYMAN FROM ALCALA DE
HENARES SPAIN.
CONSTRUCTED OF COQUINA, A
LOCAL SHELLSTONE.


THE HOUSE OF GERONIMO DE
HITA, A CAVALRYMAN FROM
ST. AUGUSTINE.
CONSTRUCTED OF TABBY, A
MIXTURE OF SHELL, LIME,
SAND AND WATER,




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