23 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Format contains "Promotional Materials"
Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Flier encouraging settlement in Florida

Date
1937 (circa)
Description
This flier suggests that the next war will bring significant destruction to society, and that readers should move to Florida to avoid being cut off from a stable food supply. "When northern crops fail and transportation systems break down, when northern fields are bronze and trees bear [sic], will you die of starvation in the North, or be eating oranges and papayas in Florida?"
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College of Agriculture of the University of Florida Farmer's Short Course, 1912

College of Agriculture of the University of Florida Farmer's Short Course, 1912

Date
1912
Description
This four-week short course was held November 25-December 21, 1912. The pamphlet includes subjects taught during the short course, reasons why the course should be taken and the cost of the course.
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World War II Food Quiz, 1943

World War II Food Quiz, 1943

Date
1943
Description
The food quiz on the front asks questions about the wartime food supply and food rationing. Answers to the questions are on the back.
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Nophsinger & Co. land lottery letter

Nophsinger & Co. land lottery letter

Date
1857 (circa)
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The Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida Chautauqua

The Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida Chautauqua

Date
1885
Description
This is a two part advertisement for the Florida Chautauqua at DeFuniak Springs (Feb. 12-14, 1885 at 8 p.m.). The first sheet (Side A) is the announcement of the entire change of program for the 3 nights. Sides B and C have a more complete description of the new kind of entertainment to be presented, known as the Sauahbrah Oriental Entertainments.
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Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933

Date
1933
Description
Information about purchasing oyster seeds from the Cultivated Oyster Farms Corporation to be planted in Apalachicola. There is also information about the corporation's new process and secret formula for powdered, cube and tablet forms of oysters, clams and other seafoods. Powdered products didn't require refrigeration and could be consumed 365 days a year.
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Advertisement for Dentaperl

Advertisement for Dentaperl

Date
1934 (circa)
Description
A liquid, put up in small bottles, which when applied to the teeth makes yellow, discolored or tobacco stained teeth as white as snow. Removes all discolorations and stains and makes the teeth shine and glisten like polished Ivory. Costs practically nothing to make and with the selling method I supply, you can place it in EVERY Drug, Candy and Cigar Store.''
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Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa

Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa

Date
1940
Description
Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of Tampa. On one side, Miller asks potential customers to either contact him about potential developments in specialty manufacturing or pass along the flier to someone who is interested. On the reverse side, Miller advertises a manufacturer's laboratory scale.
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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).''
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Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near Sebring

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
Flier advertising land for sale near Sebring, and promoting avocado production as a lucrative career.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0143Flier encouraging settlement in FloridatextCivil defense
Tropical fruit industry
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sle_state-universities_01College of Agriculture of the University of Florida Farmer's Short Course, 1912textEducation, higher
Student registration
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s419_b020_f05_01World War II Food Quiz, 1943textFood conservation
World War (1939-1945)
Community organization--Citizen participation
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flc_br0022bNophsinger & Co. land lottery lettertextLand companies
Land settlement
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flc_br0135bThe Sau-Ah-Brah Bureau of Oriental Entertainment at the Florida ChautauquatextLectures and lecturing
Performing arts
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flc_639.41-c968_01Farming Under Water: A Permanent Income from Oyster Royalties, 1933textOyster culture -- Florida -- Apalachicola
Oyster industry
Advertising
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flc_br0205Advertisement for DentaperltextRetail trade/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0205.jpg
flc_br0204Advertisement from chemist H. Liscomb Miller of TampatextRetail trade/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0204.jpg
flc_br0309Special Excursions to FloridatextTourist trade
Transportation
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flc_br0140Advertisement by Dr. G.R. Clements for avocado production and land near SebringtextTropical fruit industry/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0140.jpg