0 Likes

Plaza of the Americas, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida USA
USA
The Plaza of the Americas is a center of student activity on the University of Florida, the second largest in Florida by student population and is nationally ranked for academics. The University excels in many areas including sports, agriculture, medicine and astronomy. This panorama is taken in the heart of the University. It is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belongs to the Association of American Universities. In 1853, the state-funded East Florida Seminary acquired the Kingsbury Academy in Ocala. The East Florida Seminary moved to Gainesville, Florida in the 1860s and was some time later combined with Florida Agricultural College, a land grant college, then in Lake City, Florida. In 1905, the Florida Agricultural College became the University of Florida and moved to Gainesville. The first classes in the new University were held on Sept. 26, 1906. The University of Florida has more than 50,000 students and is one of the largest universities in the United States.
Copyright: James l. tanner
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Geüpload: 18/02/2012
Geüpdatet: 03/09/2014
Keer bekeken:

...


Tags: university; florida; gainesville; gators; plaza; americas
comments powered by Disqus

James L. Tanner
Turtles in Lake Alice, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
James L. Tanner
Lake Alice, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida USA
James L. Tanner
Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park, Gainesville, Florida USA
James L. Tanner
Entrance to the Devil's Millhopper State Park, Gainesville, Florida
Lisa Franzino
Oleno State Park - Dining Hall
Lisa Franzino
Oleno State Park - Suspension Bridge
Lisa Franzino
Oleno State Park - Cabins
Uwe Buecher
Manatee Springs - Florida
Uwe Buecher
Manatee Springs - Lookout Point - Florida
Bill
tree in yard
Bill
Tree in 2013
John Roberts
Florida National Scenic Trail, Ocala National Forest, Florida, USA
Richard Chesher
Seabirds New Caledonia, Noddy Terns
Valentin Arfire
23 Mai - Sheep wave on the mountains
Roberto Scavino
Aglié Ducal Castle, infrared panorama
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Waiting for wind
Jero Morales
Lusitania panorama equi copia
Mariusz Kuzka
Bledne skaly
Uwe Buecher
Saturnia - Cascate del Mulino
Uwe Buecher
Top of Monte Amiata
Andrea Biffi
Façade musée d’Orsay
Jürgen Schrader
ejectionseat
Willy Kaemena
Mosteiro São Vicente de Fora
Geoff Mather
Felbrigg House Kitchen, Norfolk, England, UK
James L. Tanner
Joshua Trees in Central Arizona, North of Wikenburg, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Balanced Rock, Garden of the Gods, Colorado, USA
James L. Tanner
Trailhead for General Sherman Tree, Sequoia National Park, California USA
James L. Tanner
Pinnacle Peak, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Indian Bend Wash Park at McDowell, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Monument to Women, Statue Garden, Nauvoo, Illinois USA
James L. Tanner
Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
James L. Tanner
Historic District, Hannibal, Missouri USA
James L. Tanner
U.S. Highway 60, near Springerville, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
The old town of Bisbee, Arizona
James L. Tanner
Love Statue, Main Plaza, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Clover Creek Bridge, Sequoia National Park, California, USA
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.