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The Fountain of Youth in St. Augustine, Florida

In Florida, citrus orchards and an old well have been reborn as a Spanish explorer's quixotic dream come true. Created in 1904 by local entrepreneur "Diamond Lil" (aka Luella Day McConnell), the 15-acre Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park is purportedly located on the site where Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon first landed in 1513. Although Ponce de Leon has long been associated with the story for the search for the mythical fountain, he actually never wrote anything about any such quest.
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