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Historic Cache: 1920's Historic Bandstand - OU0C65
Owner: Memfis Mafia
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Altitude: m. ASL.
 Region: United States > Florida
Cache type: Virtual
Size: No container
Status: Ready for Search
Date hidden: 2024-04-30
Date created: 2024-05-01
Date published: 2024-06-11
Last modification: 2024-06-11
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Kid Friendly  Available in Winter  Wheelchair Access  Listed on OCNA Only  Password needed to post log entry! 

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Description EN

This is the second in this series and highlights another Historic feature of downtown Dade City. To claim credit for this one you will need to take a photo of yourself in front of the gazebo. Additionally, you will need to count the number of panels around the gazebo to obtain the password for this cache (number not word). If you read the history on site you will understand their significance. 

 

History:

  • 1920's

    Efforts to convince Sousa to return to Dade City if a bandstand was erected. Fundraising efforts by Alpha Sorosis Society, The Woman’s Club, and Women’s Relief Corps.

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    1921

    Construction on Bandstand began.

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    1924

    Oration by William Jennings Bryan at nearly complete Band Stand.

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    1925

    Dedication of Band Stand.

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    1948

    Dedication of Band Stand as World War II Memorial.

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    2014

    Refurbishing for rededication of Bandstand on Flag Day.

     

     
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