Florida is a state that is unique in its history. Beginning with the many flags that have flown over it since the first European conquerors came long before Jamestown to the base of our exploration for our future in space. The series will present many visuals to help you see the changes as a Floridian who can trace his roots in Florida to the early 1800s helps guide you as you learn about the Sunshine State.
Before the Seminoles and the Spanish there was Florida that was different than today. Not until 2056 will an American flag have flown over Florida longer that a Spanish flag. How did the Spanish change Florida and why will they lose it in the first time?