Between the welcome signs, the convenient rest areas, and the free orange juice, the Florida-Georgia boundary is a pleasant one to cross these days. For nearly a century, however, the line separating these two entities was very much in contention. In fact, the Florida-Georgia borderlands still show a few signs of once having been in dispute. Learn more on today’s blog! | Florida Memory
Name Origins of Florida Places: Florida's cities and counties are named for influential residents, Indian words used to describe the area, and former governors. Briefly explains the meaning behind the names of some of its cities and all of its counties.