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Dunedin in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley
 
Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, January 13, 2008
1. Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker
 
Inscription. Dedicated to the memory of Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley, 1859-1940. Distinguished naturalist from Indiana, who from his home across the highway devoted twenty-seven winters, between 1913 and 1940, to the highly skillful exploration of the world of nature around Dunedin and elsewhere in southern Florida, writing some of his fascinating nature-study books and parts of his classic volumes on orders of insects. Erected by the Dunedin Historical Society 1976.
 
Erected 1976 by Dunedin Historical Society.
 
Location. 28° 1.173′ N, 82° 47.381′ W. Marker is in Dunedin, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker is at the intersection of Bayshore Boulevard (U.S. 19) and Lee Street, on the right when traveling north on Bayshore Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dunedin FL 34698, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Purple Heart Memorial (approx. half a mile away); The American's Creed / In Grateful Remembrance (approx. half a mile away); Dunedin Isles Golf Club (approx. 1.7 miles away); Oasis Park (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Seminole Bridge (approx. 3.2 miles away); Clearwater Post Office (approx. 3.8 miles away); Harbor Oaks Historic District (approx. 4.4 miles away); Magnolia Drive Dock (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dunedin.
 
Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
2. Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker
 

 
Also see . . .  Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley. (Submitted on January 14, 2008.)
 
Additional keywords. geology, petroleum, entomology
 
Looking north. Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, January 13, 2008
3. Looking north.
 
 
Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker, looking northeast Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
4. Dr. Willis Stanley Blatchley Marker, looking northeast
 
 
Looking west from marker, into the Gulf of Mexico Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
5. Looking west from marker, into the Gulf of Mexico
 
 
Looking west into the Gulf Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
6. Looking west into the Gulf
 
 
Old brick n' mortar structure found at the edge of the property Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
7. Old brick n' mortar structure found at the edge of the property
 
 
Looking south at the edge of the property Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
8. Looking south at the edge of the property
 
 
Lookin north at the edge of the property. Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, December 29, 2008
9. Lookin north at the edge of the property.
Except for the two-story yellow house on the corner of Bayshore and Lee streets, the property is just live oak and palmetto trees.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,721 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on January 14, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.   2. submitted on December 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.   3. submitted on January 14, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on December 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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