This product was added to our catalog on Friday 19 October, 2012.
5x POSTCARD HISTORIC ST. GEORGE STREET, ST. AUGUSTINE, FL
5x POSTCARD HISTORIC ST. GEORGE STREET,
ST. AUGUSTINE, FL
Discovered by the Spanish explorer Don Juan Ponce de Leon discovered Florida on March 27,1513. King Philip of Spain sent Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles to settle Florida and arrived at the coast of Florida on August 28 15, 1565, the Feast Day of St.Augustine. Eleven days later, he and his 600 soldiers and settlers came ashore at the site of the Timucuan Indian village of Seloy
with banners flying and trumpets sounding. He hastily fortified
the fledgling village and named it St. Augustine.
HISTORICAL COLLECTORS SERIES Postcard size 4 x 6