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.