“Time crumbles things…”

Chautauqua Amphitheater Ruins | Arcadia, FL


“Time crumbles things; everything grows old under the power of Time and is forgotten through the lapse of Time.” Aristotle

Peace River Campgrounds is 165-acres of Florida nature goodness. The “ruins” of the All-Florida Chautauqua amphitheater offered entertainment for one season in 1929 apparently. The Great Depression and a fire in the 1930s sealed it’s doom but the pillars still stand and are a great spot for photography. Here’s a shot of it circa 1920-something…

photo credit https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29790 circa 192?

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