University of Florida Professor Steve Noll, PhD, talks about the history of Florida’s transportation at a live virtual lecture on Wednesday, March 10.

Keys History & Discovery Center Lecture Series Explores History of Transportation

University of Florida Professor Talks About Plans, Trains, Automobiles and Steamboats

Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Florida Transportation History: Planes, Trains & Automobiles (& Steamboats too!), a live virtual lecture on Wednesday, March 10, 6-7 p.m., by University of Florida Professor Steven Noll, PhD.

Florida’s history, as told through the myriad methods of transportation, exited to move people and goods to and within Florida. The transformation began within Florida as a backwoods frontier to one of the most important states in the union. From Bellamy Road of the 1820s through Henry Flagler’s Overseas Railway to the modern transportation issues facing Florida in the 21st century, join Professor Noll as he explains how transportation was crucial to the development of the Sunshine State.

Lecture is free for members and $5 for non-members. Advance registration is required at The virtual program utilizes GoToWebinar. For more information about this platform, go to Any questions, please call 305-922-2237 or e-mail