Florida Wizard of Oz museum - Frank Baum Collectible
One of the Cocoa Beach attractions in Wizard of Oz museum is display of author L.Frank Baum memorabilia.
L.Frank Baum born in Chitenango on May15,1856. Before writing books, he tried different ways to earn money to support his family. He tried to be in the theater, raising chickens, selling Castorena oil, publishing newspaper, decorating windows, etc. He was not successful until he wrote the Wonderful Wizard of Oz in 1900 at 44 years old. Considering that he wrote 14 Oz books and over 90 titles before his death in 1919, he is considered a prolific writer.
Below are images of a few items that are displayed in the museum.
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“The museum displays over 2000 Wizard of Oz Memorabilia pieces with original props from the famous 1939 movie. Through the self-guided tour, visitors learn about the universe of Oz, which consists of 40 official Oz books, and the movie that we all love, partially based on the first book written 40 years before the movie production.”