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The Hammock Road: 1897

The Hammock Road: 1897

Volusia County, Florida, circa 1897. "The Hammock Road near Ormond." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by William Henry Jackson, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

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Not exactly I-95

But it is not far away. For those of us born in the mid-20th century, it is hard to imagine a Florida that seems so primitive only a few years earlier.

Presumably, this roadway now exists as "Hammock Lane", whose western end still has a bit of wildness to it. Otherwise, it is quite civilized today.

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