Left St. Augustine and reached Buonavista, late at night, the road being impeded with water nearly the whole way. The flats being on the other side, there was no possibility of getting my horses over before the morning. I however passed over myself in a canoe and slept at Vibrillia.
Society, Florida Historical
"Journal of Dr. W. H. Simmons,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 1:
1, Article 12.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol1/iss1/12