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San Antonio in Pasco County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City of San Antonio, Florida

 
 
City of San Antonio, Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Fr. Len Plazewski, November 8, 2010
1. City of San Antonio, Florida Marker
Inscription. Judge Edmund F. Dunne, ex-Chief Justice of Arizona, founded the Catholic Colony of San Antonio, Florida in 1881. Judge Dunne was a distinguished Catholic layman, a famous jurist, an editor, linguist, horticulturist, world traveler, and life long scholar and educator.

The restoration of this beautiful park in the heart of the community almost 100 years after its founding is a memorial to Judge Dunne. Dedicated in the Bicentennial Year 1976, through the cooperative efforts of the citizens of San Antonio and the Bicentennial Commission of Florida.
 
Erected 1976 by San Antonio City Council.
 
Location. 28° 20.164′ N, 82° 16.366′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Florida, in Pasco County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12202 Main Street, San Antonio FL 33576, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Anthony School (about 600 feet away); Lake Jovita (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lake Jovita Club (approx.

City of San Antonio, Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Fr. Len Plazewski, November 8, 2010
2. City of San Antonio, Florida Marker
1.2 miles away); Prospect Community (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Joseph Community (approx. 2.9 miles away); Pasadena Church (approx. 3.4 miles away); Holton Cemetery (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
City of San Antonio (Main Street with view of City Hall) image. Click for full size.
By Fr. Len Plazewski, November 8, 2010
3. City of San Antonio (Main Street with view of City Hall)
San Antonio Park with view of St. Anthony of Padua Church image. Click for full size.
By Fr. Len Plazewski, November 8, 2010
4. San Antonio Park with view of St. Anthony of Padua Church
City of San Antonio, City Hall and Fire Dept image. Click for full size.
By Fr. Len Plazewski, November 8, 2010
5. City of San Antonio, City Hall and Fire Dept
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Fr. Len Plazewski of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 650 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Fr. Len Plazewski of Tampa, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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