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The Esplanades are covered walkways 1.5 miles in length that connect the buildings on campus. Trimmed with sculptured copper, they provide shelter and in many places have central openings to allow light and rain to reach planters located at the ground level of the walkways.
Florida Southern College. Historic American Buildings Survey report and photos. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service, [n.d.].
Florida Southern College: The First Hundred Years. Lakeland, FL: Florida Southern College, 1985.
Frank Lloyd Wright Quarterly 12, no. 3 (2001).
Little, J. Rodney, and Phillip A. Werndli. Florida Southern College Architectural District. National Register of Historic Places designation report. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service, 1975.
Rogers, Steven B. "The Frank Lloyd Wright Campus at Florida Southern College: A Child of the Sun." Frank Lloyd Wright Quarterly 12 (Summer 2001): 4-23.
Smalling, Walter, Jr. Esplanade (Walkway) [Florida Southern College]. Historic American Buildings Survey photographs. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service, 1979.