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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

  • Okeechobee, Lake (Fla.),
  • Okeechobee, Lake, Region (Fla.)
    • Subjects:
    • Okeechobee, Lake (Fla.) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Okeechobee, Lake, Region (Fla.) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Okeechobee, Lake, Region (Fla.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJim Janosky.
      LC ClassificationsF317.O4 J36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 25, [106] p. :
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL989828M
      ISBN 100813014670
      LC Control Number96028144

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Print book: English Summary: In black and white photographs, Jim Janosky records the features and faces of Okeechobee, from Saturday night in downtown Pahokee, to the great hurricane ofto the cane fields, preachers, county agents, beekeepers, and countless others who make up the region.

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Chapter One. THE SEMINOLE WAR PERIOD. Note: For all photos, click on the photo to display a larger version in a new window. By Novemberthe Second Seminole Indian War had been going on for almost two years.

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