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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Coverage contains "Florida Boom "
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Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912

Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912

Date
1912 (circa)
Description
This souvenir program for the opening of Henry Flagler's Florida East Coast Railway Key West Extension includes a history of the railway company and the Key West Extension; information about other investments Flagler made in Florida such as the hotel system along the railway route; cities along the east coast; advertisements for different businesses in Florida; the histories of Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Daytona, Palm Beach and West Palm Beach, Miami, Key West, and Havana and Cuba; and a program of the celebratory events happening in Key West.
Collection
Standard Road Signs diagram

Standard Road Signs diagram

Date
1926 (circa)
Description
Diagram of the designs for Florida's standardized road signs, dating to about 1926. These signs were based on a series of standarized designs approved in November 1925 by the American Association of State Highway Officials at a meeting in Detroit. The diamond design for marking Florida's state highways remained in use until the system was overhauled in 1945. The other sign shapes have remained generally the same since 1926. This diagram was included as an illustration on page 94 of Baynard Kendrick, "Florida Trails to Turnpikes, 1914-1964" (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1964).
Collection
Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905

Date
1905-11-15
Description
Official programme for the Florida State Fair held from November 15-20, 1905 in Tampa, Florida.
Collection
Information for Women Seeking Employment with The Polk Company Brochure, ca. 1920

Information for Women Seeking Employment with The Polk Company Brochure, ca. 1920

Date
1920 (circa)
Description
Informational brochure for women looking for employment with the grapefruit canning Polk Company.
Collection
How to Start a Grove

How to Start a Grove

Date
1916-04
Description
Pamphlet outlining how to start a grove using Ideal Fertilizer brand
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
Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913

Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913

Date
1913 (circa)
Description
Booklet describing the Hotel Magnolia at St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida. The publication was designed for tourists seeking accommodations for the 1913 winter season (January 1 - May 1). The booklet includes a full description of the hotel's amenities, plus information and photographs for the city's main landmarks, such as Fort Marion, the City Gates, etc. Golf, tennis, horseback riding, sailing, fishing, and automobiling are among the activities discussed. Proprietors were Palmer & MacDowell.
Collection
Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Fla., circa 1920s

Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Fla., circa 1920s

Date
1920 (circa)
Description
Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Florida just outside Daytona in Volusia County. The leaflet includes a detailed description of the hotel's amenities and services, including automobile and horse rentals, excursions on the Tomoka River, hot and cold baths, etc. Makes reference to the fireproof nature of the building, and provides details about laundry services, the cuisine, steam heating, nearby golf courses, and billiards. Includes color images of the hotel and its interior.
Collection
Sheet Music,

Sheet Music, "Tamiami Trail" by Cliff Friend and Joseph Santly, 1926

Date
1926
Description
Sheet music for the song "Tamiami Trail," music written by Joseph H. Santly and lyrics written by Cliff Friend. The song was written for voice and piano, and published in 1926 by Jerome H. Remick & Company.
Collection
The Florida Auto Annual, 1905

The Florida Auto Annual, 1905

Date
1905
Description
Guidebook for the Ormond-Daytona Beach Meet published in 1905.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_385.2-c463_01Official Program and Souvenir: Key West Extension of the Florida East Coast Railway, ca. 1912textRailroads -- United States
Transportation--Florida
Land development
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flc_388.1-k336_01Standard Road Signs diagramtextRoads--Florida--History
Signs and signboards
Highways
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flc_606_o32_1905Official Programme, Florida State Fair: Tampa, Florida, November 15-30, 1905textFairs -- Florida -- Tampa
Agricultural exhibitions -- Florida -- Tampa
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flc_634.3-p769_01Information for Women Seeking Employment with The Polk Company Brochure, ca. 1920textWomen -- Employment -- Florida
Working class women -- Florida
Citrus fruit industry -- Florida
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flc_634.3-w746_01How to Start a GrovetextGroves
Citrus fruit industry
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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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flc_647.94-h832_01Booklet advertising the Hotel Magnolia, St. Augustine, 1913textHotels
Tourism industry
Business corporations
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flc_647.9475921-h832_01Leaflet advertising the Hotel Princess Issena in Seabreeze, Fla., circa 1920stextHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_781.63-f911_01Sheet Music, "Tamiami Trail" by Cliff Friend and Joseph Santly, 1926textHighways
Music
Florida--Tamiami Trail
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flc_796.72_f636aThe Florida Auto Annual, 1905textOrmond Beach (Fla.) -- Guidebooks
Daytona Beach (Fla.) -- Guidebooks
Automobile racing -- Florida
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