The St. Augustine Historical Restoration conducted under the auspices of Carnegie Institution of Washington with the cooperation of the City of St. Augustine is dedicated to the purpose of preserving and redeveloping the physical remains of the centuries of history of this region, site of the first permanent white settlement on the Atlantic seaboard, thereby creating a beautiful national shrine where the meaning of the great events embodied in these monuments will be understandable.
"The St. Augustine Historical Restoration,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 16
, Article 6.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol16/iss2/6