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History and antiquities of St. Augustine, Florida.

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Date Issued:
1881
Abstract/Description:
First Discovery, 1512 to 1565, Juan de Leon. Ribault, Laudonniere and Menendez : Settlements of the Huguenots and Foundation of St. Augustine. The Attack on Fort Caroline. Escape of Laudonniere and others from Fort Caroline. Site of Fort Caroline afterwards called San Matteo. Melendez's Return to St. Augustine: Shipwreck of Ribault, Massacre of part of his command. Fate of Ribault and his followers : Bloody Massacre at Matanzas. Fortifying of St. Augustine : Disaffections and Mutinies, Approval of Menendez's acts by King of Spain. The Notable Revenge of Dominic de Gourgues: Return of Menendez, Indian Mission. Sir Francis Drake's Attack upon St. Augustine: Establishment of Missions, Massacre of Missionaries at St. Augustine. Subjection of the Appalachian Indians: Construction of the Fort, Sea Wall, etc. Attack on St. Augustine by Governor Moore, of South Carolina: Difficulties with the Georgians. Siege of St. Augustine by Oglethorpe. Completion of the Castle: Descriptions
Title: History and antiquities of St. Augustine, Florida.
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Alternative Title: Fairbank's history of St. Augustine, Fla.
Alternative Title: History of St. Augustine, Fla.
Name(s): Fairbanks, George R. (George Rainsford), 1820-1906
H. & W.B. Drew Company, publisher.
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1881
Publisher: Horace Drew
Place of Publication: Jacksonville, Fla.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: viii, 117 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Language(s): eng
Abstract/Description: First Discovery, 1512 to 1565, Juan de Leon. Ribault, Laudonniere and Menendez : Settlements of the Huguenots and Foundation of St. Augustine. The Attack on Fort Caroline. Escape of Laudonniere and others from Fort Caroline. Site of Fort Caroline afterwards called San Matteo. Melendez's Return to St. Augustine: Shipwreck of Ribault, Massacre of part of his command. Fate of Ribault and his followers : Bloody Massacre at Matanzas. Fortifying of St. Augustine : Disaffections and Mutinies, Approval of Menendez's acts by King of Spain. The Notable Revenge of Dominic de Gourgues: Return of Menendez, Indian Mission. Sir Francis Drake's Attack upon St. Augustine: Establishment of Missions, Massacre of Missionaries at St. Augustine. Subjection of the Appalachian Indians: Construction of the Fort, Sea Wall, etc. Attack on St. Augustine by Governor Moore, of South Carolina: Difficulties with the Georgians. Siege of St. Augustine by Oglethorpe. Completion of the Castle: Descriptions
Identifier: 48040417 (oclc), AAA0772 QF, 2906880 (digitool), NF00000042 (IID), unf:7359 (fedora)
Note(s): by George R. Fairbanks.
First edition, New York, 1858; second edition, 1868, published under title: The Spaniards in Florida... and the history and antiquities of St. Augustine.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2001. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software: Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically reproduced from a book in the Main Library at the University of North Florida, Jacksonville.
Subject(s): Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- History
Florida -- History -- To 1821
Florida -- History -- Huguenot colony, 1562-1565
St Johns -- 12109
European Discovery and Settlement in Florida, 1492-1821
Territorial Florida, 1821-1845
Economics and Society: Post-Civil War Florida, 1865-1913
Held by: SUS01 FCL01
Persistent Link to This Record: Electronic resource (JPEG)
Persistent Link to This Record: Electronic resource (PDF)
Owner Institution: UNF
Other Format:
01013460
Is Part of Series: Florida heritage collection.