Historic Markers Across Florida



Randolph Caldecott 1846-1886



Marker ID:  
Location: in the cemetery on N Rodriquez St, St. Augustine, FL
County: St. Johns
Coordinates: N 29° 53.609    W 081° 20.171
  29.89348333    -81.33618333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMP0ZX
 



Text:

Martin Lindsey bought the Pollard Mill later known as the Lindsey Mill Company. Several hundred Friends of Libraries U.S.A.
Library Landmarks Register
Evergreen Cemetery St. Augustine, Florida
RANDOLPH CALDECOTT 1846-1886
The Caldecott Medal, commissioned in 1938, was named
in honor of English illustrator, artist, and sculptor
Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the
Association for Library Service to Children,
American Library Association, to the artist of the
“most distinguished" American picture book for children
published during the preceding year. As a tribute to his
life and art, this burial site is designated a
Literary Landmark by Friends of Libraries U.S.A.
Friends of the Library of St. Johns County, Inc.
Randolph Caldecott Society of America
March 20, 2005

Friends of the Library of St. Johns County, Inc.
and Randolph Caldecott Society of America