21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "City promotion"
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Winter Haven Florida, ca. 1945

Winter Haven Florida, ca. 1945

Date
1945 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Winter Haven and Polk County to potential visitors. The brochure includes photographs of the local airport, recreational facilities, waterways, and the local high school.
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
St. Petersburg, the Sunshine City brochure, ca. 1926

St. Petersburg, the Sunshine City brochure, ca. 1926

Date
1926 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising St. Petersburg in Pinellas County as a place to live or visit. Includes illustrations.
Collection
Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925

Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925

Date
1925
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County more broadly as a prime destination for tourism and recreation. Includes information about fishing, potential automobile excursions, sports and other activities.
Collection
Okeechobee County, Florida: On Famous Lake Okeechobee, Brochure, ca. 1949

Okeechobee County, Florida: On Famous Lake Okeechobee, Brochure, ca. 1949

Date
1949 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Okeechobee County, Florida, as a place with opportunities and excellent transportation.
Collection
Lakeland, Florida: Opportunity's Year Round Playground, 1925

Lakeland, Florida: Opportunity's Year Round Playground, 1925

Date
1925
Description
Brochure advertising Lakeland in Polk County as a year-round destination for recreation and industrial opportunities. The brochure discusses educational facilities, recreational activities, golfing, hunting and hotels.
Collection
Lakeland, Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City

Lakeland, Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City

Date
1956 (circa)
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County more broadly as a prime destination for tourism and recreation. Includes information about fishing, potential automobile excursions, sports and other activities.
Collection
Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936

Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936

Date
1936 (circa)
Description
Booklet advertising Lakeland and Polk County to potential visitors. It describes recreational activities, accommodations, and civic organizations in town, and emphasizes Lakeland's favorable climate. The booklet may have been directed at members of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, which had a home for retired members in Lakeland
Collection
Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950

Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Lake Wales and Polk County to potential visitors. Featured photographs include tourist attractions such as the Black Hills Passion Play, Spook Hill, Cypress Gardens and the Bok Singing Tower. The brochure includes a chart showing the distance between Lake Wales and major cities in the northern United States, plus the distance between the city and major tourist attractions.
Collection
Lake Wales Florida: The City of the Carillon, ca. 1940

Lake Wales Florida: The City of the Carillon, ca. 1940

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising Lake Wales and Polk County to potential visitors. The publication includes images of Cypress Gardens, the Bok Singing Tower and other local attractions.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_polk_19Winter Haven Florida, ca. 1945textTourism
Recreation
City promotion
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flc_917.5965-t159_01Tampa, Florida - pamphlet, 1910textCity promotion
Place marketing
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sle_pinellas_04St. Petersburg, the Sunshine City brochure, ca. 1926textAdvertising--Tourism
Place marketing
City promotion
Attractions
Tourism
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sle_polk_02Re-Creating in Lakeland and Polk County, Florida, 1925textTourism
Recreation
Fishing
Swimming
Sports and tourism
City promotion
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sle_okeechobee_01Okeechobee County, Florida: On Famous Lake Okeechobee, Brochure, ca. 1949textTourism
City promotion
Place marketing
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sle_polk_05Lakeland, Florida: Opportunity's Year Round Playground, 1925textTourism
Recreation
City promotion
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sle_polk_04Lakeland, Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque CitytextTourism
Recreation
City promotion
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sle_polk_13Lakeland Florida: Florida's Most Picturesque City, ca. 1936textTourism
Recreation
Sports and tourism
City promotion
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sle_polk_15Lake Wales in Florida's Scenic Highlands Invites You, ca. 1950textTourism
Attractions
Recreation
Sports and tourism
City promotion
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sle_polk_18Lake Wales Florida: The City of the Carillon, ca. 1940textTourism
Recreation
City promotion
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