Historic Markers Across Florida



Dr Willis Stanley Blatchley



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Location: On Broadway Blvd (US 19) at Lee St, Dunedin, FL
County: Pinellas
Coordinates: N 28° 01.176    W 082° 47.381
  28.0196    -82.78968333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6ATC
 



Text:

Dedicated to the memory of Dr Willis Stanley Blatchley
1859-1940

Distinguished Naturalist from Indiana, who from his home across the highway devoted twenty-seven winters, between 1913 and 1940, to highly skillful exploration of the world of nature around Dunedin and elsewhere in southern Florida, and writing some of his fascinating nature study books and parts of his classic volumes on orders of insects.
Erected by The Dunedin Historical Society 1976


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City: Dunedin, FL