Hot off the press!

The February issue of Polk Proud History is now available. In this issue:

  • Guest author Richard Fifer shares the history of the phosphate industry in Lakeland. 
  • Meet the 2021 Polk Pioneers. 
  • Check out the latest historical markers unveiled on Nov. 14. 

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