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Beating the Heat: Surviving Summer in Florida Exhibit

Presented by Fort Lauderdale Historical Society at New River Inn, Fort Lauderdale FL

May 02 - 23 2014
Beating the Heat: Surviving Summer in Florida Exhibit

When we want to cool off on a sweltering South Florida summer day, we just flip a switch and crisp, cold air floods our homes and workplaces.

But in pre-air conditioning South Florida, people had to be a little bit more creative.

Starting Saturday, May 2, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society will present "Beating the Heat: Surviving Summer in South Florida" – at the H. Wayne Huizenga Exhibit Room at the New River Inn.

Featured in the exhibit will be the myriad of ways those earlier residents

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Contact: 954-463-4431


New River Inn

219 Southwest 2nd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


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