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St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Signal From Shore

 
 
Signal From Shore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
1. Signal From Shore Marker
Inscription.  

This bronze sculpture of a Timucuan child with open arms reflects the innocence of youth and joyful nature of humanity. Installed to honor the sacrifice and labors of the indigenous people, it marks the site were rare Native American artifacts were found.
Sculptor: Richard Weaver, 2016
 
Erected 2016 by St. Augustine Art Association. (Marker Number 2.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative Americans.
 
Location. 29° 53.452′ N, 81° 18.641′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in St. Johns County. Marker is on Marine Street 0.1 miles east of Cadiz Street, on the right when traveling east. This is one of the many Braille markers with tactile graphics, developed by the St. Augustine Art Association. These markers are located near numerous public statues throughout historic downtown Saint Augustine. These markers, along with the audio guide, form the Touch Saint Augustine “Braille Trail.”. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 Marine Street, Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8
Signal From Shore Sculpture and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
2. Signal From Shore Sculpture and Marker
other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Solana House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Historic St. Augustine Seawall (within shouting distance of this marker); Cofradia Site Coquina Well (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Miguel O'Reilly House (within shouting distance of this marker); Ximenez-Fatio House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Augustine Sea Wall (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Ximenez-Fatio House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named The Ximenez-Fatio House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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