Color tone photographic postcard of the Cypress Methuselah in Longwood, Fla. Text on back of postcard: "The big Cypress tree is located near Longwood, Fla. midway between Orlando and Sanford. It is said to be the largest tree east of California. It is 47 feet in circumfrance at its base, and is 127 feet in height. It is also supposed to be the oldest tree in the U.S.A. The estimated age being between 2,000 and 3,000 years."
Postcards -- Florida -- Longwood.; Cypress -- Florida -- Longwood -- Photographs.
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Museum of Seminole County History
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Orange News Co., "Cypress Methuselah." (1930). Images of Central Florida. 1888.