28 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Hotels"
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Opening of Hotel Duval program, March 1951

Opening of Hotel Duval program, March 1951

Date
1951-03
Description
Informational booklet about the history and founding of Tallahassee's Hotel Duval.
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
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).
Collection
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).
Collection
Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885

Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Tourist map of Jacksonville indicating the location of railroad depots, hotels, boardinghouses, churches, public buildings, and other points of interest for visitors. Provided as an insert attached to page 45 of Henry Lee, The Tourist's Guide of Florida (New York: Leve & Alden, 1885). "Presented by Jacksonville, Tampa & Key West Railway Company."
Collection
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).
Collection
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.
Collection
Print advertisement for the St. James Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Print advertisement for the St. James Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885

Date
1885
Description
Print advertisement for the St. James Hotel in Jacksonville, Florida. The ad announces that the hotel had recently been enlarged, remodeled, and refurnished - with new, vast dining and drawing rooms. The updated hotel featured an elevator, hot and cold baths, electric lights, and steam heat. The ad also mentions that an orchestra had been retained for the season. The advertisement was printed on page 53-54 of Henry Lee, The Tourist's Guide of Florida (New York: Leve & Alden, 1885).
Collection
Leaflet advertising the Egmont Hotel at Fernandina, 1884

Leaflet advertising the Egmont Hotel at Fernandina, 1884

Date
1884
Description
Leaflet advertising the Egmont Hotel in Fernandina, Florida on Amelia Island. The leflet describes the hotel's accommodations and the activities available for entertainment in the surrounding area. A description of travel options is also provided. The leaflet notes that Fernandina was "entirely free of malaria," and that the nearby beach was "as straight as an arrow, the hard beaten sand as smooth as a billiard table." The leaflet was dated for the 1884-85 winter season, which began December 1, 1884.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_647.94-d983_01Opening of Hotel Duval program, March 1951textTallahassee (Fla.) -- Hotels, motels, etc.
Hotels -- Florida -- Tallahassee
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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_917.59-b583_05Advertisement for the St. Johns Hotel in Palatka, 1878textBusiness corporations
Tourism industry
Hotels
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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-l478_01Tourist Map of Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Tourist maps
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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-l478_09Advertisement for the Carleton Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_917.59-l478_10Print advertisement for the St. James Hotel in Jacksonville, 1885textHotels
Business corporations
Tourism industry
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flc_917.5911-m527_01Leaflet advertising the Egmont Hotel at Fernandina, 1884textHotels
Tourism industry
Business corporations
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