83 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Land Sales and Development"
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To be sold at public auction, Indian Summer, Sopchoppy, Florida

To be sold at public auction, Indian Summer, Sopchoppy, Florida

Date
Description
Brochure providing information on the Indian Summer 'Land of Enchantment' auction in Sopchoppy, Florida Monday September 5
Collection
The Future of Florida pamphlet, ca. 1926

The Future of Florida pamphlet, ca. 1926

Date
1926 (circa)
Description
Pamphlet by real estate developer D.P. Davis promoting continued investment in Florida despite a perceived land boom.
Collection
The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflet

The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflet

Date
1941
Description
Leaflet published by C. Lyman Spencer arguing against the Florida Ship Canal, which was at that time under consideration. Using maps and statistics, Spencer points out that a small number of canal proponents have been ramming through the measure without adequately addressing the potential risks for damage and harm to the St. Johns River corridor.
Collection
The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962

The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962

Date
1962
Description
This pamphlet includes a description of what the Cross Florida Barge Canal will do for the state and a list of those who authorized, sponsored and endorsed the canal.
Collection
Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910

Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910

Date
1910
Description
Promotional Pamphlet for Tampa, published by the Tampa Board of Trade in 1910. Topics covered include a brief history of the city, popular accommodations for visitors, economic data, information about education and health facilities, climate data, and other information designed to attract potential visitors and residents. Of note is a section on automobiles - 500 were in operation at this time in Tampa, and the speed limit had recently been raised from 8 to 12 miles per hour. The pamphlet also discusses Tampa's proximity to the Panama Canal as one of its most useful qualities. A relevant diagram is included, along with mileage statistics.
Collection
Special Excursions to Florida

Special Excursions to Florida

Date
1920 (circa)
Description
The greatest opportunity ever offered the homeseeker and investor. Manless land for the landless man. Five years ago no one would have believed it, but come now, and we will show you land that is making $1,000.00 per acre, per annum, in money crops. Land just like it can be bought for $15.00 (Fifteen Dollars).''
Collection
Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971

Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971

Date
1971 (circa)
Description
A brochure for Space Coast Gardens retirement community in Cocoa, Florida. There is information about the homes available, activities in the area, a map showing how to get there and photographs of the community.
Collection
"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

"South Florida Land Bargains" in Sebring

Date
1938 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for land for sale in south Florida. Six pieces of land advertised ranging from 9 acres to 3195 acres and prices from $3,000 to $19,170 cash or terms.
Collection
South Florida Farms Company pamphlet promoting Moore Haven, Florida, ca. 1918

South Florida Farms Company pamphlet promoting Moore Haven, Florida, ca. 1918

Date
1918 (circa)
Description
Pamphlet describing the benefits of establishing a farm at Moore Haven in what is now Glades County, Florida. The pamphlet is targeted at potential investors from the northern and midwestern United States, pointing out the comparatively favorable climate of South Florida.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0040William M. Tunno, et al. versus The Florida Railroad Company, The Florida Railway and Navigation Company, et al.textBondholders
Freeland bonds
Land companies
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sle_wakulla_08To be sold at public auction, Indian Summer, Sopchoppy, FloridatextReal property
Real estate development--Environmental aspect
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flc_647.94-d261_01The Future of Florida pamphlet, ca. 1926textReal estate business -- Florida
Florida -- Economic conditions
Real estate development -- Florida -- History -- 20th century
Real estate investment -- Florida -- History -- 20th century
Land speculation -- Florida -- History -- 20th century
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s406_b013_f11_01The Florida Ship Canal Scandal (1941) - leaflettext/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s406_b013_f11_01.jpg
sle_cross-florida-barge-canal_01The Cross Florida Barge Canal Key to Florida's Integrated Inland Waterways System Pamphlet, 1962textCanals--Design and construction
Land development
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flc_917.5965-t159_01Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910textCity promotion
Place marketing
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flc_br0309Special Excursions to FloridatextTourist trade
Transportation
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sle_brevard_10Space Coast Gardens Brochure, ca. 1971textPlace marketing
Retirement communities
Real estate development
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flc_br0145"South Florida Land Bargains" in SebringtextCitrus fruit industry
Tropical fruit industry
Land settlement
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flc_917.5951-h252_01South Florida Farms Company pamphlet promoting Moore Haven, Florida, ca. 1918textBoosterism
Advertisements
Land development
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