24 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Nature and Environment"
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Correspondence Between May Mann Jennings and Governor David Sholtz, 1936

Correspondence Between May Mann Jennings and Governor David Sholtz, 1936

Date
1936-10
Description
Correspondence between May Mann Jennings and Florida Governor David Sholtz regarding the Everglades National Park Association. Jennings requests that the governor call a meeting of the association to speed up the work they're doing and recommends Harold Colee to fill a vacancy on the association. Sholtz assures Jennings that the commission is moving along and recognizes her recommendation for the vacancy.
Collection
Description of Florida Defenders of the Environment, 1970

Description of Florida Defenders of the Environment, 1970

Date
1970-04
Description
Description of the Florida Defenders of the Environment, including their purpose, where they get their information and why they do not support the Cross Florida Barge Canal.
Collection
Everglades National Park Postcard to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Everglades National Park Postcard to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947

Date
1947-12-09
Description
Postcard from the Florida Power and Light Company promoting Everglades National Park sent to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell.
Collection
Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947

Date
1947 (circa)
Description
Promotional leaflet for Everglades National Park written by Daniel B. Beard of the Everglades National Park Commission. The leaflet includes information about the physical geography, vegetation, wildlife, fishes, history, accommodations and regulations of the park.
Collection
"Everglades National Primeval Park Established" News Release, 1947

"Everglades National Primeval Park Established" News Release, 1947

Date
1947-06-26
Description
New release regarding the establishment of Everglades National Park.
Collection
Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Date
1965-12-04
Description
A letter from Marjorie Harris Carr, co-chairman for conservation at the Alachua Audubon Society, to W. Randolph Hodges, director of the State Board of Conservation, requesting a public hearing be called regarding the realignment of a section of the Cross Florida Barge Canal from Silver Springs to the St. Johns River. Additional documentation includes "A Summary of the Pertinent Factors in the Campaign by Conservationists to Preserve the Ocklawaha River Wilderness Area" from the Alachua Audubon Society; a news release from the Alachua Audubon Society regarding the efforts by conservation organizations to realign the route of the Cross Florida Barge Canal between Silver Springs and the St. Johns River, and the text of a letter sent to Lady Bird Johnson, first lady of the United States, about saving the Ocklawaha and Suwannee rivers in Florida; and Lady Bird Johnson's response to the Alachua Audubon Society's letter thanking the organization for their letter and saying she will not be able to visit the rivers because she is focusing on President Lyndon Johnson's health and recovery.
Collection
Letter from Angel L. Cuesta Jr. to Florida Governor David Sholtz, 1936

Letter from Angel L. Cuesta Jr. to Florida Governor David Sholtz, 1936

Date
1936-03-27
Description
Letter from Angel L. Cuesta Jr. to Florida Governor David Sholtz praising the creation of Everglades National Park and encouraging the governor to keep politics out of the park's development.
Collection
Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948

Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948

Date
1948-02-18
Description
Letter from Devereux Butcher, executive secretary of the National Parks Association, to Florida Governor Millard Caldwell describing his visit to Everglades National Park. Butcher suggests a big cypress as a main attraction for tourists who visit the park and describes a forest with royal palms and cypress trees owned by Lee Cypress Company that could be set aside for the park.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933

Date
1933-06-14
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz sharing an update on the status of Everglades National Park and inviting the governor to serve again as vice president and on the executive council of the Everglades National Park Association.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 1, 1936

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 1, 1936

Date
1936-10-01
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz updating the governor about the work of the association, including land acquisition and press releases about the park.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s278_b041_f02_x03Correspondence Between May Mann Jennings and Governor David Sholtz, 1936textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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s2024_b001_f03_01Description of Florida Defenders of the Environment, 1970textGreen movement
Nature conservation
Environmental protection
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s576_b026_f01_x01Everglades National Park Postcard to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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s576_b026_f03_x02Everglades National Park Promotional Leaflet, ca. 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Tequesta Indians
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
Calusa Indians
Seminole Indians
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s576_b026_f02_x03"Everglades National Primeval Park Established" News Release, 1947textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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s1237_b004_f03_x01Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965textCanals--Design and construction
Land development
Conservationists
Environmentalists
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s278_b041_f04_x01Letter from Angel L. Cuesta Jr. to Florida Governor David Sholtz, 1936textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Cigar makers -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Tampa
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s576_b026_f03_x01Letter from Devereux Butcher to Governor Millard Caldwell, 1948textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s576_b026_f03_x01.jpg
s278_b040_f01_x02Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, June 14, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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s278_b041_f02_x02Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 1, 1936textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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