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The Devious Duke of Dunnellon- Savior or Scoundrel?    NEW!


Albertus Vogt photoMany people know of Sutter’s discovery of gold in
California and the resulting boom. phosphate mine image Few know the name Albertus Vogt. Known as the "Duke of Dunnellon," Vogt discovered phosphate in Florida. That discovery set in motion a boom that caused an economic explosion in part of the state and an industry that continues to this day. At the time discovered, phosphate rivaled gold in value on the international market due to soil depletion in Europe. Learn about a man who was part hero, part villain that created a wild-west atmosphere in northcentral Florida.


The Devious Duke of Dunnellon- Savior or Scoundrel?  NEW!
Instructor:  DL Havlin
Course #: HIS539
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This class meets 1 time on:
Tu, 10/4/2022

Members: $6; Non-Members: $11

Location: Cypress Hall
Seats Available: 11

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