24 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Land development"
Hollywood-by-the-Sea Brochure, ca. 1924

Hollywood-by-the-Sea Brochure, ca. 1924

Date
1924 (circa)
Description
A 1920s brochure about Hollywood-by-the-Sea with information about the city's history, the hotels and apartments available there, golf, the Country Club and the ocean.
Collection
Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917

Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917

Date
1917 (circa)
Description
Leaflet advertising muck farmland in the vicinity of Lake Weir and Weirsdale in Marion County, Florida. The leaflet was published by the Puritan Land Company of Tampa, which according to the records of the Florida Department of State was incorporated in 1917. The leaflet uses statistics and illustrations from enterprises called the "Wide-Awake Farm" and "Mucklan Farms."
Collection
Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965

Date
1965-12-04
Description
A letter from Marjorie Harris Carr, co-chairman for conservation at the Alachua Audubon Society, to W. Randolph Hodges, director of the State Board of Conservation, requesting a public hearing be called regarding the realignment of a section of the Cross Florida Barge Canal from Silver Springs to the St. Johns River. Additional documentation includes "A Summary of the Pertinent Factors in the Campaign by Conservationists to Preserve the Ocklawaha River Wilderness Area" from the Alachua Audubon Society; a news release from the Alachua Audubon Society regarding the efforts by conservation organizations to realign the route of the Cross Florida Barge Canal between Silver Springs and the St. Johns River, and the text of a letter sent to Lady Bird Johnson, first lady of the United States, about saving the Ocklawaha and Suwannee rivers in Florida; and Lady Bird Johnson's response to the Alachua Audubon Society's letter thanking the organization for their letter and saying she will not be able to visit the rivers because she is focusing on President Lyndon Johnson's health and recovery.
Collection
Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884

Date
1884
Description
Map of the Florida peninsula accompanying a promotional booklet for Belleview in Marion County. The map shows railroads, bodies of water, settlements, and county boundaries. Included as a fold-out map in the back of the Marion Land and Improvement Company's Belleview: A New England Colony and Winter Home in the Highlands of Marion County, Florida (Lynn, Mass.: Lewis & Winship, 1886).
Collection
Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970

Date
1970-11
Description
A map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project.
Collection
Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924

Date
1924 (circa)
Description
Color map showing the route of the Conners Highway and its connections, making a complete east-west route between Florida's Gulf and Atlantic coasts. The map was included in a pamphlet promoting the area around Okeechobee City as prime agricultural real estate. In addition to the highway, the map also shows the locations of several canals leading away from Okeechobee, as well as railroads, bodies of water, and names of major towns and cities.
Collection
Map showing lands of Catts Realty Company available for sale in Moore Haven

Map showing lands of Catts Realty Company available for sale in Moore Haven

Date
1922 (circa)
Description
Advertisement for Catts Realty Company (DeFuniak Springs). Land for sale - land development in Moore Haven, a town in Glades County, promoted for the land's fertility for truck farming and sawgrass muck. Four plans lay out the area for sale in lots for $10 or $20 down and $10 or $20 a month until paid off. Includes subdivision called Cattsburg.
Collection
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
Pamphlet advertising Jacksonville and the Florida Union

Pamphlet advertising Jacksonville and the Florida Union

Date
1867-07-01
Description
Advertisement describing the services of the Florida Land Agency, including a list of lands available for sale.
Collection
Plant City, Florida - That "Right-Size" Community Brochure, ca. 1960

Plant City, Florida - That "Right-Size" Community Brochure, ca. 1960

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
A brochure for Plant City, Florida, highlighting all this city has to offer, including markets, workers, recreation, living conditions, transportation, citrus, phosphate, farm produce and cattle.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
sle_broward_04Hollywood-by-the-Sea Brochure, ca. 1924textTourism -- Florida -- Hollywood
Land development
Cities and towns--History
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flc_917.5975-i19_01Leaflet - An Ideal Stock Farm in the Ocklawaha Valley, ca. 1917textLand development
Advertisements
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s1237_b004_f03_x01Letter and Related Alachua Audubon Society Correspondence from Marjorie Harris Carr to W. Randolph Hodges, 1965textCanals--Design and construction
Land development
Conservationists
Environmentalists
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flc_917.5975-b442_01Map of Florida showing New Town of Belleview, 1884textLand development/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_917.5975-b442_01.jpg
s1237_b004_f05_x01Map of the Cross Florida Barge Canal Project, 1970imageCanals--Design and construction
Canals--Florida--Maps
Land development
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flc_917.5939-o41_01Map of the W.J. Conners Highway and connecting roads, ca. 1924textRoad maps
Land development
Florida--Okeechobee County
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flc_br0062Map showing lands of Catts Realty Company available for sale in Moore HaventextCities and towns--History
Land development
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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_br0025Pamphlet advertising Jacksonville and the Florida UniontextCities and towns--History
Land development
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sle_tampa-hillsborough_01Plant City, Florida - That "Right-Size" Community Brochure, ca. 1960textBoosterism
Land development
Advertisements
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