28 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Hotels"
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Advertisement for the Arlington House, Gainesville, 1883

Advertisement for the Arlington House, Gainesville, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the Arlington House, located in Gainesville in Alachua County, Florida. J.C. Ryder is listed as the proprietor. The house featured accommodations for 150 guests, including a billiard and pool room, reading and smoking room, electric bells, bath rooms, verandas, and fireplaces in all rooms. The ad included instructions for reaching the house by railroad. Printed on page 108 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
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Advertisement for the Carleton Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Advertisement for the Carleton Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Print advertisement for the Carleton Hotel in Jacksonville, featuring brick construction, a billiard hall, and a passenger elevator. The engraving of the hotel included in the ad suggests the hotel was founded in 1876. The advertisement was printed on page 49-50 of Henry Lee, The Tourist's Guide of Florida (New York: Leve & Alden, 1885). The proprietors are listed as Stimpson and Devnell. Other sources reveal these were Edward C. Simpson and George A. Devnell.
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Advertisement for the Everett Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Advertisement for the Everett Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Print advertisement for Everett's Hotel in Jacksonville. J.M. Lee was the proprietor. Contemporary maps indicate the hotel was located on the northeast corner of Julia and Bay streets. The advertisement was printed on page 47 of Henry Lee, The Tourist's Guide of Florida (New York: Leve & Alden, 1885).
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Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876

Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876

Date
1876
Description
Print advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel located on St. George St. in St. Augustine. The hotel's winter season opened November 1st. W.W. Palmer is listed as the proprietor. The ad is illustrated with an engraving of the hotel. The ad was printed on page 359 of Charles Hallock, Camp Life in Florida: A Handbook for Sportsmen and Settlers (New York: Forest and Stream Publishing, 1876).
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Advertisement for the St. Johns Hotel in Palatka, 1878

Advertisement for the St. Johns Hotel in Palatka, 1878

Date
1878
Description
Print advertisement for the St. Johns Hotel, located at the corner of Lemon and First streets in Palatka. The hotel was open year-round. Printed on page 116 of H.D. Bicaise, A Guide to the Land of Flowers (Charleston: Parry, Cook & Co., 1878).
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Advertisement for the Varnum Hotel, Gainesville, 1883

Advertisement for the Varnum Hotel, Gainesville, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the Varnum Hotel, located in Gainesville on West Main Street, southwest of the Public Square. W.N. McCormick was listed as the proprietor. Printed on page 109 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
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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.
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Broadside advertising the opening of the Continental Hotel in Pensacola, 1875

Broadside advertising the opening of the Continental Hotel in Pensacola, 1875

Date
1875
Description
It is with pleasure that we announce to the traveling public that Pensacola now boasts of her long needed First Class Hotel''
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Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915

Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915

Date
1915 (circa)
Description
Brochure advertising the Hotel Mason, located on the northwest corner of Bay and Julia streets in Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida. The 12-story structure was originally built in 1912 and was destroyed in 1978. The site is now home to the EverBank Center.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_917.5979-w371_03Advertisement for the Arlington House, Gainesville, 1883textHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-l478_09Advertisement for the Carleton Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-l478_08Advertisement for the Everett Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Business corporations
Advertisement
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flc_917.59-hal_01Advertisement for the Magnolia Hotel in St. Augustine, 1876textHotels
Advertisements
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-b583_05Advertisement for the St. Johns Hotel in Palatka, 1878textBusiness corporations
Tourism industry
Hotels
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flc_917.5979-w371_04Advertisement for the Varnum Hotel, Gainesville, 1883textHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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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_br0035Broadside advertising new management for the Central Park Hotel in MadisontextHotels
Tourist trade
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flc_br0034Broadside advertising the opening of the Continental Hotel in Pensacola, 1875textHotels
Tourist trade
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flc_917.5912-h832_01Brochure for the Hotel Mason, Jacksonville, ca. 1915textHotels
Advertisements
Business corporations
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