Today in History–January 10–the Library of Congress features Florida, which seceded from the Union on this day in 1861. Find out more by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links below to learn more about the culture and history of the “Sunshine state” through the review of primary sources.
Florida stories from America’s Library
Pictorial Americana: Selected images of Florida
More Florida images
Featured Source: East Coast of Florida Is Paradise Regained guided primary source analysis activity