Belle Glade in Palm Beach County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2008 by University of Florida.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Disasters • Education • Horticulture & Forestry. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 26° 40.052′ N, 80° 37.931′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 E Canal St S, Belle Glade FL 33430, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belle Glade 1928 (approx. 3 miles away); Conners’ Toll Highway (approx. 13.7 miles away).
Regarding Everglades Research. Has had several names: Everglades Experiment Station (1921-1971), Agricultural Research & Education Center (1971-1984), Everglades Research & Education Center (1984-date).
Additional keywords. Okeechobee, muck, Pahokee, Clewiston, dike, drainage, sugar cane
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 12, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. 2, 3. submitted on April 28, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.