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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND topic contains "Nature and Environment"
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Letter from Marjory Stoneman Douglas to Hedwig Michel, November 19, 1961

Letter from Marjory Stoneman Douglas to Hedwig Michel, November 19, 1961

Date
1961-11-19
Description
Letter from author Marjory Stoneman Douglas to Hedwig Michel, president of the Koreshan Unity, praising the Koreshans for donating land in Estero to the state of Florida to become a state 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
Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Date
1970-11
Description
A map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project.
Collection
Letter from Marjorie Harris Carr to Ozro Earle Frye Jr., 1974

Letter from Marjorie Harris Carr to Ozro Earle Frye Jr., 1974

Date
1974-06-13
Description
Letter from environmental activist Marjorie Harris Carr to Ozro Earle Frye Jr. of the Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission regarding ways to inform legislators about issues facing Florida's environment.
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
Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930

Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930

Date
1930-06-14
Description
A letter from May Mann Jennings calling upon members of the Florida Federation of Women's Clubs to make donations for the upkeep of Royal Palm State Park. Jennings addresses Florida's financial woes and stresses the importance of funding and maintaining the park.
Collection
Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933

Date
1933-10-20
Description
Letter from Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, to Florida Governor David Sholtz requesting a statement regarding the Everglades to enclose with letters and stating that he received permission from President Franklin D. Roosevelt to continue using a quote on a promotional postcard about the Everglades. The promotional postcard is included.
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
Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934

Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934

Date
1934-08-15
Description
Press release from Ernest Coe, chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, describing Everglades National Park, the park's significance and a governor-appointed commission to acquire land for the park.
Collection
Letter from William C. Hodges to Ernest Coe, 1934

Letter from William C. Hodges to Ernest Coe, 1934

Date
1934-11-30
Description
Letter from Senator William C. Hodges to Ernest Coe, executive chairman of the Everglades National Park Association, praising Coe for his work to preserve the Everglades as a national park.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2009-3_b118_f28_x06Letter from Marjory Stoneman Douglas to Hedwig Michel, November 19, 1961textParks -- Florida -- Lee County -- Estero
State parks and reserves -- Florida -- Lee County -- Estero
Donations (Legal property)
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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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s1237_b004_f05_x01Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970imageCanals--Design and construction
Canals--Florida--Maps
Land development
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s1393_b005_f22_01Letter from Marjorie Harris Carr to Ozro Earle Frye Jr., 1974textGreen movement
Nature conservation
Environmental protection
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s2024_b001_f03_01Description of Florida Defenders of the Environment, 1970textGreen movement
Nature conservation
Environmental protection
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s204_b078_f09_x01Letter from May Mann Jennings to Members of the Florida Federation of Women's Club, 1930textState parks and reserves--Florida--Dade County--Miami
Recreation areas--Florida
Parks--Florida
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s278_b040_f01_x01Letter from Ernest Coe to Governor David Sholtz, October 20, 1933textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
Place marketing -- Florida -- Everglades
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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_b040_f06_x01Press Release from Ernest Coe Regarding Everglades National Park, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s278_b040_f06_x01.jpg
s278_b041_f01_x01Letter from William C. Hodges to Ernest Coe, 1934textParks -- Florida -- Everglades
National parks and reserves -- Florida -- Everglades
Protected areas -- Florida -- Everglades
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